The completion of a degree program in (human) medicine or dental medicine or of a related life science or engineer diploma/Master’s program is required for admission to the Doctoral Degree Program in Medical Science.
As outlined in paragraph 2 of the curriculum, admission may also be granted if an equivalent degree program has been completed at a recognized Austrian or foreign tertiary educational institution. The equivalence shall be determined by the Vice Rector of Studies and Teaching during the admission process.
Postgraduate (degree program) courses are not regarded as adequate admission requirements.
If you are not sure if your diploma/Master’s study program meets the requirements for admission to the Doctoral Degree Program in Medical Science, you can send us your graduation documents and transcript of records for a beforehand check per studium(at)medunigraz.at
Persons who fulfil the admission requirements are entitled to apply for advertised dissertation topics within the framework of the Doctoral Schools.
Doctoral thesis abstracts submitted to MUGthesis are reviewed by representatives of the respective Doc School and by the Dean of Doctoral Studies prior to release. Candidates who request admission to the Doctoral Program of Medical Science will be invited to a presentation of the doctoral thesis abstract selected and a personal interview in English language. Admission to the doctoral program requires successful participation in the hearing.