Pre-PhD students

FAQs - Pre-PhD students

I am a Bachelor student. Can I register as a pre-PhD student?

No. A pre-PhD student has to hold at least a Bachelor's degree.

Do I have to register as a PhD candidate after obtaining my Master Degree?

Yes. Pre-PhD students are not registered as PhD candidates automatically after their graduation. You have to fill out the registration form again. See also the information on Registration.

Which courses are available for pre-PhD students?

Pre-PhD students can apply for almost all courses in the AMC PhD Course program. Pre-PhD students have to check the regulations for courses in the AMC PhD Course Programme that are organised by other schools or institutions.

For more detailed information, contact the AMC Graduate School.

Can I apply for the eBROK course as a pre-PhD student?

Yes, as a pre-PhD student you can also participate in the eBROK course. The AMC PhD candidate regulations apply to pre-PhD students as well.

Do I have to fill out an individual Training and Supervision Agreement (iTSA)?

Yes, the iTSA procedureĀ applies to pre-PhD students and their supervisors as well.

Pre-PhD and MD/PhD students

An MD/PhD student combines the Master and PhD within a formalized study arrangement, after an intensive application procedure and admission to the MD/PhD program. Pre-PhD students combine Master and PhD at their own initiative.


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