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Questions and answers from the faculty of production engineering:
Questions and answers from University of Bremen:

After graduating from a master’s program, students in the Faculty of Production Engineering at the University of Bremen have the possibility to move on to Ph.D. studies leading to the award of the academic title “Doktor-Ingenieur (Dr.-Ing.)? or “Doktor-Ingenieurin (Dr.-Ing.)?. Ph.D. studies end with completion of an independently researched and academically substantiated thesis – the doctoral dissertation – and a viva.

In principle, you can either study for your doctorate the traditional way by undertaking your own individual research project, or apply for admission to a structured study program offered by a graduate school. See the Doctoral Degree Regulations for admission to doctoral studies and other details.

Get in touch with us. Remember: An admission requirement is that a professor agrees to supervise your doctoral project.
Important dates concerning doctoral procedures 2020

Sitzungstermin Annahmeschluss = 10 Werktage vor der Sitzung (Eingang Geschäftsstelle) Eingangsfrist Gutachten für frühestmöglichen Kolloquiumstermin Frühestmöglicher Kolloquiumstermin
Mo., 06.07.2020 Mo., 22.06.2020 08.06.2020 13.07.2020
Do., 06.08.2020 Do., 23.07.2020 09.07.2020 13.08.2020
Mi., 16.09.2020 Mi., 02.09.2020 19.08.2020 23.09.2020
Mo., 26.10.2020 Mo., 12.10.2020 28.09.2020 02.11.2020
Mo., 23.11.2020 Mo., 09.11.2020 26.10.2020 30.11.2020
Do., 17.12.2020 Do., 03.12.2020 19.11.2020 28.12.2020
Mo., 18.01.2021 Mo., 04.01.2021 21.12.2020 25.01.2021

Doctoral procedure according to the doctoral regulations of March 14, 2007
Doctoral Procedures 2007
Information sheet on doctoral procedures (German/English)
List of FAQs regarding doctoral procedures (German/English)
Order to ensure good scientific practice
Rules of cumulative dissertation
Example title page

Doctoral procedure according to the doctoral regulations of August 20, 2020
Doctoral Procedures 2020
Application: Acceptance as doctoral candidate
EStatement pursuant to § 5 Abs. 1 Ziffer 3

Doctoral Dissertation Committee FB4

Susanne Baass (Geschäftsstelle)
Phone: +49 (0)421-218-64993

Universität Bremen, Fachbereich Produktionstechnik, Promotionsausschuss Dr.-Ing.
Badgasteiner Str. 1, D-28359 Bremen

Office hours:
No office hours at the moment, please contact us by email.

Prof. Dr.-Ing. L. Mädler (Vorsitzender)
Prof. Dr.-Ing. K. Tracht (stellvertretende Vorsitzende)
Prof. Dr.-Ing. F. Vollertsen (Mitglied)
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Prof. h.c. Dr. h.c. Dr. h.c. B. Karpuschewski (Vertreter)
Dr.-Ing. Jan H. Ohlendorf (akad. Mitarbeiter)
C. Hoffmeister (akad. Mitarbeiter, Vertreter)
Dr. M. Maas (akad. Mitarbeiter, Vertreter)
I. Meyenborg, H. Neumann (stud. Vertreter)