Apply for Full Membership (for registered doctoral students)

You are registered as a doctoral candidate at JGU, are pursuing a doctoral thesis in the humanities and social sciences and would like to become a member of the Gutenberg Graduate School of the Humanities and Social Sciences (GSHS)? You can apply for membership below.

Full membership in the GSHS gives you access to funding and further education opportunities. In addition, you will receive, if desired, e-mails on current news and information on events and announcements.

By sending your data you agree to our general terms and conditions and privacy policy.


Application Form

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Doctoral Project Information

Note: Enrolment as a doctoral student is not a requirement, but we recommend it to all our members.

Further Information: Enrolling as a doctoral student

Further Information: Acceptance as a Doctoral Candidate
Further Information: Second Supervisor 
Further Information: Supervision Agreement

Leaflet on GSHS full membership

Further Information: Good scientific practice
Privacy Policy

Further Informationen: general terms and conditions (General terms and conditions of business)


I would like to subscribe to the GSHS mailing lists (not obligatory). Here you can subscribe to our mailing lists.


After receipt of your application, the office will review your application and inform you by e-mail which further documents need to be submitted for the processing of the application for admission (usually proof of registration as a doctoral candidate and - if already available - the supervision agreement). The subsequent submission can be made by e-mail. As soon as the examination is completed, you will receive an e-mail confirming your admission. From this point on you can use all services of the GSHS.


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