IZKF-fellowship for the MD/PhD-Program

Application Deadline for Fellowships: September 23rd, 2016


  • An excellent Medical Degree (“Staatsexamen”) AND
  • an experimental MD thesis or - for graduates from abroad - an equal degree that documents your experience with experimental research (Please note: we cannot consider applicants without any experimental research experience!)
  • Proven excellent oral and written English proficiency (this will also be assessed during an interview) and willingness to learn basic German (training provided)
  • The aspiration to transfer the expertise/ competences that you will gain during your MD/PhD-studies to a future career in a clinical environment (please enlarge on your plans as well as you research interests in the “Motivation”-Tab in the application platform).

Funding Amount

Salary: 100 % TV L E13 or - depending on the qualification - a fellowship up to 1.500 Euro per month until the candidate reaches the qualification for a TV L E13 for 36 months (12 months expansion possible)

Application Submission for a MD/PhD fellowship

Please submit your application at the Graduate School's Application platform:


Please note: E-mail applications will not be considered!