Habilitation procedure at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences

General information

The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences of the University of Rostock carries out the habilitation for the subjects represented at the faculty and thus grants the right to add the suffix "habilitata" or "habilitatus" (habil.) to the doctoral degree held 

Contact Persons

are clearly listed here ...


Application for the opening of a habilitation procedure (please open with Adobe Acrobat) 

Information sheet for the realisation of a habilitaion procedure 

Habilitation regulations (pdf-file)

Online-defences (Current information in connection with the coronavirus) -Guidelines for conducting online defences

MNF recomendation for a declaration of teaching achievements in habilitation procedures (§ 2, para. 6; § 4 (2) f; § 11 (1)) at the MNF

Central UniversityHomepage- Overview of habilitation at the University of Rostock - regulations as well as hints and tips


Submission of the documents

Please submit the habilitation thesis (4 copies) and the completed forms to the central doctoral and habilitation office:

University Department D1/Department 1.2: Academic Self-Administration
Office: Universitätsplatz 1, 18055 Rostock
University main building, courtyard annex, 2nd floor, room 227
Consultation hours by appointment only

Tel.: 0381 498-1206 / 498-1207
Fax: 0381 498-118-1206
E-Mail: promotion.habilitation [at] uni-rostock.de

Deadlines for the opening of doctoral and habilitation procedures

The complete documents must be submitted to Department 1.2 (Doctoral Office). PLease note the submission deadlines so that the documents can be checked and prepared in time for the meeting.