Research and Teaching in Germany

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We would like to show refugee doctoral students, postdocs and experienced researchers opportunities to start or continue academic projects or activities in Germany.

The following pages contain numerous options that may be considered. We also recommend finding out about local, national or international offers from universities and research institutions on websites such as

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PhD Students

Numerous universities, research institutions and research-based companies in the country offer refugee doctoral students options for starting or continuing doctoral projects in Germany.

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Here you will find information about where you can do research and work in Germany as well as the various opportunities science and research can offer.

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Experienced Researchers

Experienced researchers who had to flee Ukraine will find numerous options in Germany to work in research. Here you will find an overview of possible fields of activity.


Information for refugee researchers (in English)

The DAAD and many other organisations support refugee researchers through programmes and information.

Refugee Researchers

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