Support for young scientists

Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences offers its suitable Master's graduates the opportunity to do their doctorate at one of the doctoral centers at h_da or in cooperation with partner universities in Germany and abroad pursuant to respective agreements.

To support its doctoral students, the h_da has installed the Graduate School of the Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences. Its purpose is to support young scientists in the field of research-oriented education. Its services include support for faculties, department, students and doctoral candidates and their supervising professors in the form of information, advice, consulting and administrative support with partner universities and the doctoral centers as well as the offer of further academic training in the form of doctoral studies.


Graduiertenschule der Hochschule Darmstadt


Link to GSD

Detailed information on doctorates at the University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt and the accompanying doctoral studies can be found on the website of the graduate school at