Application Guideline

  • Please acquaint yourself with the research of the participating groups on the respective website and select up to three groups of interest. Your choice here is not binding. If you are invited to the interview, you will have the opportunity to change your preferences, as you hear more about the labs and projects.
  • Do not submit your application to individual group leaders. Send the complete application electronically to
  • Download the application form and fill out completely. You are restricted to the visible area. Keep in mind that the form might be printed and content exceeding the give box size is not visible any longer. This information is lost for the reviewer.
  • Please collect all other necessary application documents and create one single PDF file. This file should content at least:

- Curriculum Vitae

- Degree Certificates (if already issued)

  • Please send the filled application form and the PDF file with the other necessary application documents to before the deadline, if specified.
  • Download the recommendation form and send it to two referees. Ask them to submit their letters of recommendation directly to The letters of recommendation are an essential part of your application. It is your responsibility that these letters arrive on time.