Doctorate at the Heidelberg University of Education


The Heidelberg University of Education has the right to award doctorates. It awards the doctoral degree (Dr. paed. or Dr. phil.) to candidates who successfully completed their dissertation projects in one of the university’s research fields. The support and further qualification of young educational researchers is of great importance to the Heidelberg University of Education. In 2021 a total of 130 doctoral candidates were working on their doctorates at one of the three faculties, of which 58% were female and 42% male.

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