Checklist: Doctorate at a glance (Image: GZW)

Administrative Matters

Doctoral programs involve administrative steps, too. In order to keep you from losing your way, we provide helpful information on the following pages.

Supervision Agreement and Mentoring

Two important elements for assuring the quality of your doctorate are the supervision agreement and mentoring. [more]

Entry into the Doctoral Candidacy List

DocGS is the online platform at TUM where you can register and receive support during your entire doctoral program. [more]


You can enroll at TUM for up to 6 semesters as a doctoral candidate and enjoy associated benefits. [more]

Mandatory Elements

The doctoral regulations define the work that needs to be completed before you submit your dissertation. [more]

Submitting your Dissertation

Here you can find out where to submit your dissertation, and which documents you will need. [more]