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Graduation Support


The STIBET Graduation support is meant for foreign doctoral candidates who in the final phase phase of their dissertation project have to bridge a financing gap.

Graduation support is usually awarded for up to four months (an extension is possible after renewed examination).



Please note the required application documents:

  • Request of the supervisor of the thesis (informal letter, stating the expected completion date of dissertation and the period of assistance required)


  • Applicant's CV


  • Official letter of acceptance from their department (Fakultät)


  • For doctoral candidates who started at KIT after 1st January 2015: registration at KHYS



Project contact person: Oliver Kaas