Germany, individual universities & institutes

Listed alphabetically according to the city/ region


  • University of Augsburg, The Jakob Fugger Center offers support for Research stays for two refugee Ukrainian visiting scholars in the winter semester 2022/2023, apply till 30 August 2022
  • University of Augsburg, International Master Program “International Business & Finance”: We would highly welcome Ukraine students in our next Master term, officially starting on Oct 1st 2022! But we will also support you IMMEDIATELY! You may send your application or just a simplified e-mail to our assistant Julia Koch or myself (; We will suspend for Ukraine students our official application period (May/June)


  • University of Bayreuth offers bridge funding for researchers at risk from Ukrainian research institutions. These Bridge Fellowships enable researchers to establish a connection to relevant research groups at the University of Bayreuth and to explore further funding options from this safe location. Fellowship is 1400€ for 9 months with easy procedure application (2 page cv, 2 page work plan and a support from a host institute in Bayreuth). Deadline 15.05.2022


Bochum & Dortmund

  • The Cluster of Excellence RESOLV is an interdisciplinary research project of the Ruhr University Bochum and the TU Dortmund University. It provides funding for research stays and visiting professors of up to 6 months for Ukrainian scientists to be hosted by one of our research groups. Funding is provided for scientists of all career levels, from graduate students to visiting professors, ranging from € 861 up to € 3,000 per month



Cottbus & Senftenberg

  • The Chair of IT Security at the Brandenburg Technical University Cottbus-Senftenberg supports Ukrainian scientists who want to pursue or start their academic careers in the field of IT security. We offer the necessary support for potential candidates who are looking for financial aid (e.g. in the form of a scholarship). We can help the candidates with the preparation of the documents/proposals and other organizational issues in order to get scholarships from the relevant funding bodies, which offer financial support to the Ukrainian scientists. The funding can then be used for research work and / or PhD at the Chair of IT Security. More information about us can be found here

Darmstadt & Mainz 


  • Dresden University of Technology announced the Georgius Agricola Scholarships for a Research/Study Stay
  • Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR): Applicant portal for researchers from Ukraine
  • The Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research Dresden (IFW) and Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) offer Scholarship (6-12 months, phd students and senior researchers) to enable Ukrainian scientists, who had to leave their home country as a result of the invasion by the Russian army, to continue their research work for at least a limited time in Dresden

Duisburg & Essen

Duisburg, Essen & Bochum

  • Collaborative Research Centre / Transregio 247  provides funding for research stays and visiting professors of up to 6 months for Ukrainian scientists to be hosted by one of our research groups. Please contact:, sending your CV and one-page outline of possible projects within CRC/TRR 247



Erlangen & Nürnberg

Frankfurt am Main

  • Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main offers five scholarships to Ukrainian historians who are forced to leave their country. Scholarships consist of 3000 € per month each and are initially limited to four months. They address post-doctoral scholars in medieval and early modern history with a focus on religious plurality. There is no deadline and no formal application



  • 11 PhD Student Positions available at the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg in a DFG-Funded Research Training Group in cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry, and biophysics. More information here




  • The Faculty of International Business of the Heilbronn University of Applied Sciences offers to Ukrainian students admission into Bachelor of Arts in International Business – Intercultural Studies programme with special accommodations, including no international tuition fees, an expedited application procedure and flexibility in requirements. This flyer contains information about the special offer, who to contact, and information about the Faculty and the programmes.





  • TH Lübeck – Department of Civil Engineering and Architecture  – is looking to fill a management position (full/part-time / probably TVL 13) in Lübeck for the establishment and operation of a digital communication system in architecture and civil engineering together with Ukrainian universities. We are looking for an active, independent person with organizational skills and knowledge of Ukrainian, English and possibly German. The position is limited until the end of 2022 with the option of extension. For queries and short application: Prof. Dr. Helmut Offermann




  • The Deutsches Museum offers short-term Scholarships (max. 6 month) to researchers from Ukraine under the “Scholar in Residence” programme to conduct research in close collaboration with the museum staff in Munich
  • Department of History at Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU), together with the German-Ukrainian Historical Commission, Project House Europe and Center for Global History, has launched a program that enables Ukrainian scholars in the historical sciences to spend up to six months at LMU
  • Technische Universität München, Institute for Advanced Study established a fellowship program to provide scholarships for an initial six-month research stay. The fellows will be provided with office space at the TUM-IAS in Garching and will conduct research on promising projects in cooperation with a TUM professor. The fellows and their families will also be provided with accommodation
  • Technische Universität München Graduate School supports doctoral researchers affected by the war in Ukraine and welcomes them to Munich and TUM. The #SupportUkraine@TUM-GS website provides information about doctoral research opportunities and financial support options at TUM, as well as an overview of further offers at TUM specifically designed for Ukrainian researchers who wish to continue/do their doctorate at TUM. With extended Welcome Sevices especially for Ukrainian doctoral candidates, the TUM Graduate School also offers individual support and advice


  • The University of Passau provides information related to the Ukraine crisis as well as on support services and contact centres: orientation for refugees, offers counselling and psychosocial support for Ukrainian nationals and  collating legal information that you may need when contacting German government departments and services.


  • Leibniz Institute for East and Southeast European Studies together with Graduate School for East and Southeast European Studies offers support for humanities and social scientists who have fled Ukraine and come to Regensburg. Contact
  • The University of Regensburg is offering a guide for refugee students and academics who want to study or research at the UR. In addition, the university is offering a special German courses for Ukrainian students, who do not have any German proficiency yet



  • The Technical Univeristy of Applied Sciences Rosenheim offers Bachelor’s and Masters’ degree programs in English as language of instruction. These courses require either no or only basic German language skills (A2). Starting 20.06 the TU  and Volkshochschule Rosenheim offer a German language intensive course for refugees without prior knowledge




  • CaCTüS offers one paid 3-months research internship in Tübingen open to students who fled Ukraine and are now in Germany. The research project requires some programming experience and interest in data analysis and the brain. The internship will take place from July – September 2022 at the Max Planck Institute for Biological Cybernetics. The application deadline is 15 May 2022.  More information about here
  • Eberhard Karls University: Scholarships for Ukrainian scholars (postdoc and higher qualification)
  • University of Tübingen is offering 10 Research@Tübingen scholarships for Ukrainian scholars (for up to 12 months). If you know of any Ukrainian scholars who were able to flee the country, please get in touch with The University of Tübingen has extended the application deadline for ‘non restricted programmes’ for Ukrainian citizens until 31.03.2022. A tuition waiver for students from Ukraine is currently under consideration. More information here.
  • The Medical Faculty of the University of Tübingen has set up an emergency fund for the support of Ukrainian persons at risk who can be assigned to the area of “laboratory personnel” (e.g. medical technical assistance) in the broadest sense. Further education and training grants can be awarded for an initial period of 6 to a maximum of 12 months.
  • The iFIT Cluster of Excellence supports Ukranian researchers and offers three positions to scientists (doctoral/postdoctoral level), who are willing to continue their scientific work in Germany. Contact:


  • RheinMain University of Applied Sciences offers four fellowships to scholars with Ukrainian citizenship who live and work in Ukraine and have been affected by the war. Due to the orientation of the faculty, we particularly invite scholars from the fields of social work or related disciplines like education, healthcare, non-profit management, social sciences, or humanities



  • Alumni Association, Julius-Maximilians-Universität of Würzburg is publishing job advertisements and has increased the Ukraine emergency aid fund of the University of Würzburg by 20,000 euros. The International Students Office and the Welcome Center manage the fund and distribute the money to needy Ukrainian students and scientists at the University of Würzburg
  • Julius-Maximilians-Universität of Würzburg offers