- Prerequisite: above-average master's degree in mathematics or a comparable degree
- Academic degree: Dr. rer. nat.
- Enrollment: as a PhD student
- PhD degree regulations of the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science: current version form 09.10.2019. previous version from 08.01.2014.
- PhD students at the institute: about 50 as research staff, about 5 research fellows, about 5 external doctoral students
- Scientific exchange: senior seminars in the research groups, self-organized research group-wide PhD student seminar