Performance-based contract extensions

Performance-based contract extensions (3-6 months) for doctoral students can be funded in well-founded situations on a competitive basis.

Funding requirements

  • The doctoral student needs to be a member of the UniVie Doctoral School Computer Science DoCS and enrolled for the doctoral programme in the corresponding semester.
  • Pending doctoral thesis agreement and annual progress reports of the doctoral student need to be fully submitted to the SSC before the costs are refunded.


Please get in touch with your supervisor to discuss the next steps for your funding. If you have any questions regarding specific measures funded by DoCS, you can contact DoCS (