Thinking of pursuing a PhD path? Where do you want to do it ? Doing a PhD in Germany is your first step into a professional research career.
The German PhDs enjoy an outstanding reputation internationally. Germany’s research institutions, universities and companies welcome international researchers and offer excellent opportunities for doctoral students. Structured PhD programmes, for example, often have a strong international orientation with English as the team language.
In Germany you will definitely find something that fits your style of doing a PhD either be at a big university in a big city or a smaller but highly specialised place of higher education. PhD programmes in Germany are tuition-free for everyone. You can do your PhD in English or Germany.
The “Research in Germany” portal provides a short summary of why you should do your PhD in Germany.