In exceptional cases, independently written publications or manuscripts accepted for publication may also be included in the dissertation thesis.
Before submission, you must submit an application to the doctoral committee. This contains:
- a cover letter (signed by supervisor and doctoral candidate)
- a signed Curriculum vitae with details of degrees
- List of publications (published or accepted for publication (otherwise: submit classic dissertation))
- the publications as pdf
- a declaration of the authors' shares in each publication (declaration of own contribution)
Further important information can be found in the information sheet "Best practice". For example, if your proposal is accepted, you must submit a summary introduction and discussion. The co-authors of your publications must also give their consent.