Constructor University


Advance your career with a PhD

As a PhD candidate at Constructor University, you will gain the skills and expertise to make a positive impact in your field of study. We are committed to providing you with an outstanding PhD experience that includes working alongside some of the smartest and most accomplished academics together with access to first-class research facilities and unique international partnerships with top-ranked global institutions.

Your PhD options

Candidates can obtain a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) via two different approaches:

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Career support
Benefit from tailored career counselling, resume checks, mock interview preparation and a comprehensive range of workshops and events to prepare you for your next step.
Access first-rate facilities and equipment supported by qualified staff.
World-class researchers
Research alongside some of our world-recognised experts in their fields.
World-standard research
We’re proud of our research output. In 2023 we published over 377 peer-reviewed research papers.
Graduate outcomes
Become an expert in your field. You will acquire the skills and knowledge for diverse roles in a range of different industries and organizations.
University partnerships
Gain valuable cross-cultural experiences and a strong appreciation of global issues through our strategic collaborations with top-ranked global institutions including the University of Geneva, Carnegie Mellon & National University Singapore.
Constructor Group ecosystem
Leverage your skills, seek support, make connections & access a wide range of resources from 9,000+ science, education, business & tech experts located across the globe.
Campus life
Our stunning green campus in the heart of Europe is more than a formal learning place. It provides a unique location to socialise, share ideas, relax and stay healthy.
Active alumni network
Our global community of over 8,000 alumni gives you invaluable connections with professionals from across a diverse range of sectors.
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Constructor University PhD fields of study

Due to its accreditation by the German research council (Wissenschaftsrat) and its recognition by the Federal State of Bremen, Constructor university has the right to award the doctoral degree "Doctor of Philosophy" (PhD) in different fields of science.

Students may carry the German “Dr.” (without specification of the field) upon application to the respective authority of the Bremen Senate. PhD degrees can be awarded in the following fields:

Biochemical engineeringEconomicsMarine microbiology
BiochemistryElectrical engineeringMathematics
Business administrationHistory and theory of artPolitical science
Cell biologyHuman performancePsychology
ChemistryInformation scienceSociology
Communication scienceInformation systems and managementStatistics
Data engineeringInternational logisticsVisual studies
Computer scienceLiterature 
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Dr. Svenja Frischholz

Coordinator Academic Management and Doctoral Education

Phone: +49 421 200 4338