DFG Publishes Reports on Doctorates in Consortia

« Detailed evaluations of the duration of doctoral programmes as well as completed and uncompleted work in the context of coordinated programmes / A good four years are required for completion on average
How long does it take to complete a doctorate in the German research system? Are doctorates completed more quickly in certain research fields and subjects than in others? Does the length of a doctoral programme differ according to the gender and background of the researcher, and are factors such as the environment and the funding or other source of finance significant, too? Also: how many doctorates are completed and how many are not? (…) »

source > dfg.de, Press Release No. 9 | 30 March 2021