Doctorates at the University of Bayreuth are awarded by the Graduate centers and the faculties:

BIGSAS: Bayreuth International Graduate School of African Studies

Dr. phil. (Doctor of philosophy) - Doctoral Regulations

Dr. rer. nat. (Doctor of natural sciences) - Doctoral Regulations

Bayreuth Graduate School of Mathematical and Natural Sciences

Dr. rer. nat. (Doctor of natural sciences) - Doctoral Regulations


Faculty of Mathematics, Physics and Computer Sciences

Dr. rer. nat. (Doctor of natural sciences) - Doctoral Regulations

Fakulty of Biology, Chemistry and Earth Sciences

Dr. rer. nat. (Doctor of natural sciences)- Doctoral Regulations

Faculty of Laws, Business Administration and Economics

Dr. rer. pol. (Doktor der Wirtschaftswissenschaft) - Doctoral Regulations

Dr. jur. (Doktor der Rechte) - Doctoral Regulations

Faculty of Language and Literature Studies

Dr. phil. (Doctor of philosophy) - Doctoral Regulations

Faculty of Cultural Studies

Dr. phil. - Doctoral Regulations

Fakulty of Engineering Science

Dr. Ing. (Doktor-Ingenieur) - Doctoral Regulations