Interfakultäres Institut für Mikrobiologie und Infektionsmedizin

How to participate

  • Find a Ph.D. position in one of the IGIM Departments
  • Contact the IGIM coordination office (CO) for further information and to receive all necessary forms for registration at the IGIM and acceptance as a doctoral candidate at the Faculty of Science or Medicine
  • apply at the Faculty of Science or Medicine
  • enroll as student at the University (or apply for exception)
  • Get your Thesis logbook which contains information about the IGIM
  • Participate in activities and collect the required credit points
  • Complete your doctoral degree
  • Receive the IGIM Certificate

Please note that the IGIM registration does not replace the Application for Acceptance at the Faculty of Science or Medicine.


If you have any questions or suggestions, please do not hesitate to contact the IGIM coordination office. We will do our best to help you in any issues of the IGIM program, questions concerning the doctoral studies or any other problems.

IGIM Coordination Office

Interfakultäre Graduiertenschule für Infektions- und Mikrobiologie

Elfriede-Aulhorn-Str. 6
72076 Tübingen
Phone: +49 7071 29 81516/82067
Fax: +49 7071 29 5440
E-Mail: tuebingen.igimspam