Postgraduate Studies Architecture


PhD studies

The Faculty of Architecture is authorized to award the title of 'Dr.-Ing.'. Subjects of the dissertations are given away directly by the departments of the Faculty and can be found on the respective websites. You can find important information in the below-mentioned documents:

Please note: only the German version of the Doctoral Degree Regulations as published in the official announcements is binding. The translation is to be used only as guidance for doctoral candidates with international degrees and cannot be consulted in a legal dispute.

PhD-degree regulations of the Faculty of Architecture 2nd Modification of 2.11.2015 (PDF)

Prospective International Doctoral Students

IDEA League – Grant scheme for research collaborations (PDF)

RWTH - Center for Doctoral Studies


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Dissertationskolloquium – DissKo