Time line of the next IMPRS-LM (formerly IMPRS-CMB) selection:

  • online registration: from 7th March 2023
  • deadline for application: 10th April 2023 (24:00 Berlin Time)
  • deadline for submission of reference letter: 17th April 2023 (24:00 Berlin Time)
  • online interviews: 26th-30th June 2023

Once the application phase is concluded, the coordination office and faculty members will review all complete applications.
Candidates will be short-listed based on their academic qualifications, motivation letter, scientific background and recommendation letters.

Invited candidates will be interviewed by a panel of faculty members, after which, they will meet the group leaders in one to one interviews. Moreover, there will be also the chance to meet our current students to learn more about our program and the ongoing research in the participating groups.

Offers will be sent to successful candidates a week after the interviews.



Winter Selection 2024:

  • online registration: Sept/Oct 2023
  • deadline for application:  End of Oct 2023
  • interview in Dortmund: End January/Beginning February 2024