The application documents need to be submitted in in digital form. Applications handed in outside the schedule (October to December) cannot be taken into consideration.
a proposal showing that the doctoral project is innovative, elaborated and well-grounded in theory (8-10 pages, in German or English);
a work and time schedule, giving an overview of your plans for the entire three years of work on your dissertation, or for the two years of your PostDoc project;
a sample of your academic work (not longer than 15-20 pages);
a personal data sheet (photo and age information are not mandatory);
a motivation letter, giving the reasons for applying at FSGS and stating how you would like to contribute to the school’s success (in German or English, 2-3 pages);
copies of academic degrees acquired;
language certificates, proving your proficiency in both German (C1 / DSH 2 / ZOP / TestDaF 4 / DSD II) and English (B2 / IELTS 5.0 / TOEFL 500-170-80 / Cambridge Examination CEA / 7 years of English class in German schools) as far as these languages are not your mother tongue;