Industrial Biotechnology

Studienordnung vom 01.08.2012


Dr. der Naturwissenschaften (Dr. rer. nat.)
Dr. der Ingenieurwissenschaften (Dr.-Ing.)


Doctoral study programme
6 semesters
Winter semester & summer semester
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The courses

Formalities / Important information

Course start

Studies can be commenced in both winter and summer semesters.

Length and scope of studies

The standard period of studies is 6-8 semesters.

The studies Industrial Biotechnology comprise 30 credit points.

Access requirements

Access to the doctoral programme requires an acceptance as a doctoral candidate and fulfilment of the access requirements according to the doctoral regulations of the respective faculty.


As soon as you have been accepted as a doctoral candidate in accordance with the doctoral regulations, you can submit your application for enrolment. You are able to use the German ‘Einschreibehilfe’ [Enrolment assistant]. If you are already enrolled at Bielefeld University, you need to apply for a change of degree programme.

You can find further information on starting your doctorate at the Young Talent Portal of Bielefeld University.

Further links

Internet pages of the responsible institution(s):

Faculty of Biology with the courses offered

Faculty of Technology with the courses offered