There are two valid doctoral regulations. Depending on when you were admitted to the doctoral procedure:
a) until 30.09.2019 Doctoral procedure at the department biology after the doctoral degree regulations 1.12.2010 and the proper Implementation rules of the departmental doctoral committee of Biology
B) after 1.10.2019 doctoral degree regulations May 2018 and the proper Implementation rules of the departmental doctoral committee of Biology
Questions about acknowledgements of receipt
Until further notice, the following applies in basic:
applications received electronically will be processed. If the printed documents or details within the electronic documents are missing, these will be requested in due course during processing. In times of a pandemic, in which all the staff of the academic office work in the home office, please be patient regarding re-registration about printed documents. Please refrain from asking for confirmation of receipt.
You will find the address of the academic office in Docata and on our homepage (https://www.biologie.uni-hamburg.de/studium/studienbuero/kontakt.html). If necessary, the relevant delivery services can provide prompt confirmation of the delivery of your documents.