Visual Universitätsmedizin Mainz

Review and Display Phase

  • Both reviewers have six weeks time for the assessment of the dissertation.
  • Should the dissertation be awarded a grade of 1.0 by both assessors and suggested for a distinction, the grade of the dissertation can be supplemented with “passed with distinction.” Then, a third, external assessment has to obtained by the Office of Doctoral Affairs.
  • The work will then be displayed for two weeks along with the assessments in the Office for Doctoral Affairs.
  • After the display period, an additional week must follow for potential written statements of faculty members.
  • The oral examination must take place no longer than two months after the end of the display period of the dissertation.