Structured doctoral programmes at Friedrich Schiller University Jena

Increasingly, doctoral candidates can take part in structured programmes. For more information, click here.

There are over 20 such programmes at Friedrich Schiller University Jena. Whether and how you can apply for these programmes is explained on the individual programme pages. We have put together an overview of existing programmes by faculty for you below.

Humanities and Social Sciences

Programme
Faculty of
Language
Graduate College
"The Economics of innovative Change"
Social and Behavioural Sciences, Economics and Business Administration, Law
English
Doctoral programme
"Religion-Conflict-Reconciliation"
Theology, Social and Behavioural Sciences English
Doctoral school
Jena Center "20th Century History"
Philosophy, Social and Behavioural Sciences
German, English
Doctoral school
Imre Kertesz Kolleg Jena
Philosophy
German, English
Forschungs- und Doktorandenkolleg
"Bildung. Forschung. Dialog."
Theology, Social and Behavioural Sciences, Philosophy German
Forschungs- und Doktorandenkolleg
"Bildung. Forschung. Dialog."
Philosophy, Social and behavioural Sciences, Theology, Physics and Astronomy, Chemistry and Earth Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science, Biological Sciences
German
Graduierten-Kolleg
"Globale Bildung"
Social and Behavioural Sciences German
Graduate School
"Human Behaviour in Social and Economic Change"
Social and Behavioural Sciences, Economics and Business Administration, Law English
International Max Planck Research School
"Adapting Behaviour to a Fundamentally Uncertain World"
Social and Behavioural Sciences, Economics and Business Administration
English
Research training group
"Modell Romantik. Variation-Reichweite-Aktualität"
Philosophy, Social and Behavioural Sciences German

Natural Sciences and Life Sciences

Programme
Faculty of
Language
Abbe School of Photonics Physics and Astronomy, Chemistry and Earth Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science, Biological Sciences, Medicine English
Forschungs- und Doktorandenkolleg "Bildung. Forschung. Dialog." Physics and Astronomy, Chemistry and Earth Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science, Biological Sciences, Philosophy, Social and behavioural Sciences, Theology
German
Frege-Kolleg Faculty for mathematics and computer science German, English
Helmholtz Interdisciplinary Graduate School for Environmental Research Chemical and Earth Sciences, Physics and Astronomy
German, English
Integrated Research Training Group AquaDiva Biological Sciences, Chemical and Earth Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science
English
International Leibniz Research School for Microbial and Biomolecular Interactions Biological Sciences, Chemical and Earth Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science, Medicine English
International Max Planck Research School
"The Exploration of Ecological Interactions with Molecular and Chemical Techniques"
Chemical and Earth Sciences
English
International Max Planck Research School for Global Biogeochemical Cycles Chemistry and Earth Sciences, Biological Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Sciences English
International Research Training Group TreeDì Biological Sciences
English
Jena School for Microbial Communication Biological Sciences, Chemical and Earth Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science, Medicine
English
Graduate Programme "Experimental medicine" of the Interdisciplinary Centre for Clinical Research (IZKF) Medicine, Biological Sciences English
Leibniz Graduate School on Ageing and Age-Related Diseases Biological Sciences, Medicine
English
Michael Stifel Kolleg
Biological Sciences, Chemistry and Earth Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science, Medicine, Physics and Astronomy English
Research School of Advanced Photon Sciences Physics and Astronomy English
Research training group of Center for Sepsis Control and Care Medicine, Biological Sciences, Chemical and Earth Sciences
German (and English)
Young Biodiversity Graduate School - yDiv Biological Sciences, Chemical and Earth Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science English



Expiring Programmes


DFG-Graduierten-Kolleg
"Molecular Signatures of Adaptive Stress Responses"
Biological Sciences, Faculty of Medicine
English
DFG-Graduierten-Kolleg
"Quantum and Gravitational Fields"
Physics and Astronomy, Mathematics and Computer Science German, English
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