The Library of the Ancient Near Eastern Studies section in Würzburg provides excellent conditions for writing a PhD thesis.
For a list of current and past research projects supervised at the Institute, see Doctoral Candidates and Habilitation Projects.
Dissertations can be written in German or in English. Students considering the PhD programme in Würzburg should contact Daniel Schwemerat an early stage.
For the current regulations for the PhD programme within the Faculties of Philosophy I-III, see http://www.uni-wuerzburg.de/fuer/beschaeftigte/wissenschaftliche_infos/promotion/.