Doctorate at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Welcome to the website for online registration for a doctorate at our faculty.
The online registration is the first step of the application for acceptance of the doctorate at our faculty (§ 8 (2) of the doctoral degree regulations).
For a complete registration the contact and personal data have to be provided according to the German Higher Education Statistics Act (HStatG). For more information click here.
An enrolment as a PhD-student also requires a complete registration.
Please note: If you are already registered at the UBT Graduate School or if you have been considered in former statistical surveys and you register online with the identical bt-identification all data will be kept and you are not going to receive an e-mail notification of the faculty or supervisor.
Link to registration
To get access to the registration portal a valid bt-identification of the IT service centre of the University of Bayreuth is required.
You do not have a valid bt-identification?
For the registration without a bt-identification you get access to the system by naming your e-mail address, forename, surname as well as the name of your supervisor on the following website:
The system is sending a confirmation including a link which has to be opened. Now you will be compiled as a user. Login and password will be sent to you by e-mail.