Habilitation in theology (Dr. theol. habil.)
The following translation of the regulations for the Habilitation in Catholic Theology is just an aid for understanding. Only the german text is legally binding.
With the habilitation, the College confers the teaching qualification in the respective theological discipline. The state-recognized habilitation is required in the German-speaking area for acceptance into the academic teaching staff of theology. Church law requires a completed theological study and a relevant doctorate for admission to the habilitation.