Doctoral Center

Since May 2021, universities of applied sciences in Saxony-Anhalt have been able to independently award doctoral degrees to their early career researchers. They have set up various Doctoral Centers for this purpose. As one of the first federal states, Saxony-Anhalt is leading the way with its own right to confer doctorates as a university of applied sciences, thus strengthening research and science at the universities in the federal state of Saxony-Anhalt.

There are two Doctoral Centers at Anhalt University of Applied Sciences:

There are two inter-university Doctoral Centers:

And there is one at Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences:

In addition to doing an independent doctorate in a Doctoral Center, Anhalt University of Applied Sciences also offers the possibility of doing a cooperative doctorate in collaboration with another university.