Participation and achievements in the doctoral programme will be confirmed by a certificate of the Research Academy Leipzig, which includes a Transcript of Records. A sample certificate can be found here.
The certificate contains information on the doctoral programme and the courses attended, as well as the grades received in the research seminars and oral examinations or alternative forms of examination.

Achievements in the doctoral programme may be recognized as alternative to the viva voce (Rigorosum). Details are stipulated in the PhD regulations of the faculty where the graduate student is enrolled.