Going abroad during your Ph.D. studies

Periods spent at a foreign university particularly make sense during your Ph.D. studies – they enable you to obtain valuable experience in an international research environment. As a first step in tackling this matter, we recommend that you conduct some research into possible funding options.

Funding opportunities

How can I fund a period of study abroad? There are various funding programmes available, depending on your plans. We are just presenting a few select sources of information here:

Fairly short periods of study abroad:

Longer periods of study abroad:

Congress and lecture trips: 

Other funding opportunities: 

Do you need any more information? Your contact partner is:

Britta Wöbbeking
Leitung International Office
Telephone +49 561 804-7159
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