University of Kassel - Your research environment

The University of Kassel stands for openness, initiative, and interdisciplinary and unconventional thinking. We develop and implement excellent research ideas. We broaden your horizons and support your career development. We offer you a dynamic and stimulating research atmosphere at a modern university in the federal state of Hesse.

With its broad range of subjects, the University of Kassel offers outstanding conditions for innovative and interdisciplinary research. In the university's two main research foci, outstanding researchers work together on topics that are significant across disciplines in the medium and long term. Thanks to the excellent and long-established interdisciplinary research climate at the University of Kassel, both core research foci contribute to finding multi-layered solutions for urgent future issues.


The Research Support Office will guide you through the application process. We're happy to answer your questions regarding your eligibility, advise you on your project idea, read your proposal draft (sent to us before 11 Sept 2024), provide feedback on the structure and evaluation criteria, and help you complete the required documents.