Research-oriented
Research-oriented • International Dependable Systems
Three PhD students holding a graphics card in front of the camera
Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)

Description

This is a post-graduate programme of studies towards a "PhD in Dependable Hardware / Software Systems".

Emphasis is on guided research and writing the dissertation. In addition, the programme comprises a selection of mandatory seminars, workshops and tutorials, usually conducted in English.

Admission requires a related Master-level certificate from a recognized university, e. g. in computer science, computer engineering, electrical engineering, or telecommunications. Students whose native language is not English, need to provide an English proficiency test along with their online application. Part of the application is a also an outline of research interest. The regular duration is 3 years.

The decison of admission is taken by the Faculty Council upon recommendation by the PhD Committee.

Professional Fields of Activity

Academic and industrial careers in electronics, automotives and avionics.

Applications and Admissions

Admissions Requirements

  • Qualified Master degree in computer science, computer engineering, electronics or related areas
  • English language proficiency demonstrated in one of the following ways: TOEFL iBT with a score of 79 points internet-based or higher; IELTS with an overall band score of 6.0 or higher
  • Outline of research interests on one page
  • Confirmation of supervision by a university professor at BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg
Apply now
All study programmes

This website uses cookies. Those have two functions: On the one hand they are providing basic functionality for this website. On the other hand they allow us to improve our content for you by saving and analyzing anonymized user data. You can redraw your consent to using these cookies at any time. Find more information regarding cookies on our Data Protection Declaration and regarding us on the Imprint.

Mandatory

These cookies are needed for a smooth operation of our website.

statistic

Name Purpose Lifetime Type Provider
_pk_id Used to store a few details about the user such as the unique visitor ID. 13 months HTML Matomo
_pk_ref Used to store the attribution information, the referrer initially used to visit the website. 6 months HTML Matomo
_pk_ses Short lived cookie used to temporarily store data for the visit. 30 minutes HTML Matomo