Short term stays at Universität Regensburg

Starting from November 2017, selected graduates who are interested to pursue a PhD at Universität Regensburg and are about to complete their Master studies in Chemistry, Pharmacy, Biology or Biochemistry are invited to accomplish a short term study and research stay in Regensburg for up to four weeks. During the stay the students will have the opportunity to get to know our university, the possibilities for doctoral studies, and the city of Regensburg.

In case of funding you will get a travel and living allowance for up to four weeks (the sum varies depending on your home country).

If you would like to apply for the funding of a short term stay we will need from you the following documents:

  • filled application form: (pdf)
  • CV
  • scan of your Bachelor’s or equivalent diploma certificate and summary of course achievements during the Master studies
  • short abstract about the topic of your Bachelor's thesis and and practical courses
  • description of the planned stay at UR  (max. 1 page)

Applications of eligible students are continuously accepted until all positions are filled.

Please send your application to: Dr. Petra Hilgers

The deadline for applications for funding in early summer 2019 is March 31st, 2019.


General information about doing your PhD in Germany

Interested in doing your PhD in Germany? If you want to know why Germany is a great place to do your PhD, watch this video:

Germany is a fantastic place to do your PhD - but what kind of PhD should it be? You have the choice of two routes to your doctoral title in Germany. To learn more about the two different ways to your doctoral title, check out this video:


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