Defending your Thesis

We kindly ask you to consider the following evaluation and defense procedure when scheduling your thesis:

Please make sure to check the Prüfungs- and Studienordnung of your degree program.

We kindly ask you to consider the following when scheduling your thesis.

We endeavor to evaluate the written theses within 8-10 weeks. Please note, though, that due to exam times, semester breaks, etc. the evaluation can possibly take a bit longer.

Defenses will be held

  • in February,

  • at the end of April,

  • in July,

  • at the end of October, and

  • in December.


The exact dates for the defenses and a list with those students for whom a Gutachten has been written, and who, thus, may defend their thesis, will be posted under News and in OPAL as the respective month draws closer. Please contact us to by stating whether you will defend in the respective month or not as soon as the date has been published and you have found your matriculation number on the list!