Universität zu Köln


Application and Registration
for Admission to the PhD Program of the International Max Planck Research School on the Social and Political Constitution of the Economy (IMPRS-SPCE)

* = required fields

1. Personal Information

* Last name

* First name
Year: Month: Day:
* Date of birth

* Place of birth (city / country)

* Nationality

* E-mail address

2. Address

* Street

* Postal zip code

* City

* Country

* Telephone number

3. Education

First Degree (BA, MA, Diploma or other)

* University/College

* Dates (from - to)


* First degree

* Date (expected)

* Grade (out of a possible)

* Name of advisor

* Subject area of study

Second Degree (BA, MA, Diploma or other - if applicable)


Dates (from - to)


Second degree

Date (expected)

Grade (out of a possible)

Name of advisor

Subject area of study

4. Honors, Scholarships, Prizes, Awards

Please list honors, scholarships, prizes and awards you have received relevant to this application, with dates and a short description (max. 400 words).

5. Research Experience

Please write the title and a description of your Diploma or Masters's thesis research, or equivalent. Indicate the significance, state the number of months
of research. If you have carried out other research prior to your diploma, or since then, please describe it briefly in a separate paragraph.

* Thesis Title:

* Abstract of Thesis (max. 400 words):

6. References

Please list below the names, institutions and institutional e-mail addresses of the two referees who have agreed to write a letter of recommendation on your
behalf. The database will send an e-mail to the above mentioned referees. We assume you have already informed your refere

Referee no. 1

* Name (Please write: first name last name)
* Institution
* E-Mail

Referee no. 2

* Name (Please write: first name last name)
* Institution
* E-Mail

7. Doctoral Research Focus

Please indicate one or two faculty members your research proposal is addressed to (potential supervisors).
For more information on the faculty members, see the IMPRS-SPCE website:



* First priority
Second priority

Joint bi-national Doctoral Degree ("Cotutelle") http://imprs.mpifg.de/imprs_co-tutelle.asp

I am interested to participate in the joint doctoral program with Sciences Po:

8. Assurance of Complete and Truthful Information

By submitting this application, I am certifying the complete accuracy and truthfulness of all information stated herein. I am aware that untruthful answers,
whether intentional or the result of negligence, could lead to the revocation of my admission. I consent to the storage of my personal data for application
and admission purposes.

Please note that you cannot change your data once it has been submitted!

Successful registration will be confirmed by e-mail.

This registration system has been created by GWDG, Göttingen / Germany.