Application Checklist

Please make sure your application is complete and contains the following items:

  • The application form, completely filled-in. Please, read the instructions "how to fill in the application form" before doing so.
  • Two letters of reference from previous supervisors, send directly by the referee to iGRAD-Plant(at)
  • Transcripts of previous study, including credit hours and marks obtained and copies of relevant diplomas and degrees in English or German
  • Documentation of proficiency in the English language, such as TOEFL or IELTS (can be waived for domestic applicants)
  • A Curriculum Vitae detailing education and training and previous research experience

Please send a complete electronic copy of your application as a single PDF by email to iGRAD-Plant(at) Do not send originals, documents will not be returned. We will request certified copies of documents once a selection of successful candidates has been made.

iGRAD-Plant Coordinator

Dr. Petra Fackendahl

Institute of Plant Biochemistry
Universitätsstr. 1
Gebäude: 26.24.
Etage/Raum: U1.066
40225 Düsseldorf
Tel.: +49 211 81-10588
Verantwortlich für den Inhalt: E-Mail sendenDr. Petra Fackendahl