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Research Funding 

For all of you who write a proposal to get funding please look at funding (pdf), kindly made available by the "Stabsabteilung Forschungsförderung" of the university.


Scholarship providers


Doctoral Regulations

Please find the doctoral regulations here.


Individual Research Training Plan (IRTP)

You can find the IRTP here.


BIGSAS Codex of Doctoral Studies and Mentorship

Please find the codex here: codex (pdf)


Documents for travel applications

Please note: The Administration Team offers an Administration Workshop each semester as part of the Welcome Seminar. All Junior Fellows are strongly encouraged to participate in this workshop as it aims at clarifying all the questions concerning the travel application forms.

IMPORTANT: Travel applications have to be submitted at least 4 weeks before the date of departure.







Other information:


Powerpoint Presentation


Order of events, registration, defence, completion


BIGSAS Style Sheet and guidelines on how to publish the dissertation



Information about reimbursement for relocation expenses can be found on the website of the University of Bayreuth


Miscellaneous Documents