Heidelberg Graduate School for the Humanities and Social Sciences
Welcome to the pages of the Heidelberg Graduate School
for the Humanities and Social Sciences!
HGGS stands for Heidelberg Graduate School for the Humanities ("Geisteswissenschaften") and Social Sciences ("Sozialwissenschaften") and for innovative, interdisciplinary research at one of Europe´s top-ranking institutions, Heidelberg University. Its aim is to provide a structured PhD experience that draws on the productive use of existent cross- and interdisciplinary research at Heidelberg University and to foster new research projects in a range of strategic areas.