Enrolment in 5 steps
This description is valid for the enrolment for a doctral degree for all applicants (EU and non-EU). If you are already enrolled in Göttingen, you can have your course of study changed at the Office of Student Affairs after receiving your "acceptance as a doctoral student" (Step 1).
Please send us your documents as digital copies. The data formats pdf, jpg, tiff, doc and docx will be accepted.
Applying to the faculty
As a doctoral student, you can enrol if you have a written statement from the dean of your faculty on your acceptance as a doctoral student as well as the confirmation from your doctoral advisor. Details on the formal admission prerequisites can be found in the doctoral regulations of the faculties.
Data entry via Internet
You have to apply for your enrolment at the University of Göttingen with the help of an online form.
Sending in your documents
After you have entered your data, you will receive a registration number and a form to print out and sign. The form contains a list of documents which you will need to send to us. Make a digital copy of each document including the original form and send them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Transfer of semester fees
After you have send in your documents, you must transfer the semester fees in advance to the university. Do not forget to state your registration number and name when transferring the fees!
Please transfer the semester fees in due time to the university bank account.
Payee („Empfänger”): Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Account with Nord/LB Hannover
IBAN DE57 2505 0000 0199 9537 04
BIC / SWIFT-Code NOLA DE 2H
Please enter the following information into the "reference" field:
- Registration number
- Full name
- he semester of reference (e.g. winter semester 20xy)
Confirmation from the university
A confirmation (preliminary student identification, certificate of enrolment, etc.) will be sent to you automatically.