Dr. Michael Mende
Dr. Michael Mende
Program Coordinator
Phone: +49 89 30622-273

We encourage applicants from all countries to apply. Entry level for doctoral students is a 4 year Bachelor or Master of Science (or an equivalent degree) or a Medical Degree.

Application window for the tradditional phd as well as residency/phd program starting in Fall 2017 is now closed. The details regarding the next application window for classes starting in Fall 2018 will be posted here in due time.

All applications have to be submitted in English through our Online Application Tool. Applications submitted by mail or email will not be considered. 

Please note that you need to have completed your Master's degree by the time you start the IMPRS-TP program, but not necessarily at the time of application. Restrictions apply, please see Who Qualifies for further details.

Applicants have to submit:

  • Academic record (high school, Bachelor and Master’s transcripts)
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • 2 brief essays – one describing the student’s prior research experience, the other describing the reasons for their interest in the IMPRS-TP program and research goals
  • An indication of their specific research interests

For further information regarding the application process, please visit the Instruction page and our FAQ page or contact the IMPRS-TP administrative office.

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