Prospective doctoral students

Thank you for your interest in doctoral studies at HAW Hamburg. This page is intended to give you an overview of the possibilities for undertaking doctoral work at the university.

If you have general questions about doctoral studies, the HAW Hamburg Doctoral Studies Centre advises prospective students. The professors in the faculties will advise and supervise you regarding subject-related questions.

The HAW Hamburg Doctoral Studies Centre regularly offers two workshops for prospective doctoral students:

- Doctoral studies – Are they right for me?
- Doctoral studies – Finding a topic and writing the proposal

If you have questions, please contact the Doctoral Studies Centre at Promotionszentrum. We are happy to help you!

Doctoral Studies Centre

Steindamm 103
20099 Hamburg


T +49.40.428 75-9383
F +49.40.428 75-9869