Support Services and Contacts

International Office

The International Office provides a wide range of advice and assistance to international students / doctoral candidates. It is also the liaison office for the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service), the Fulbright Commission and the British Council.  

To stay informed about the activities and events of the International Office specifically designed for doctoral students you can subscribe to this mailing list.

Faculties and Secretariats for Doctoral Students

Ulm University is divided into four faculties:

Faculty of Engineering, Computer Science and Psychology

Faculty of Mathematics and Economics

Faculty of Natural Sciences

Faculty of Medicine.

Each faculty has its own Secretariat for Doctoral Students, which provides all necessary information concerning the formal procedure of your doctorate. Click here for contact details.  

Graduate Council (Promovierendenkonvent)

The Graduate Council (Promovierendenkonvent) is the representative body for graduate students at Ulm University. Newly established in 2015, it supports the interest of doctoral students and provides assistance and counsel. Its representatives are annually elected by all doctoral students. You can subscribe to its mailing list to get regular updates.

Career Service

The Career Service’s purpose is to support all students at Ulm University in their career development. It hosts a broad array of career-related events, which prepare students for a competitive job market.

Gender Equality Portal

The Gender Equality Portal offers information on support programmes, training opportunities and advisory services for female scientists and students. The measures aim at the implementation of the constitutionally demanded equality of opportunities for both women and men. One main goal is the removal of existing disadvantages for female scientists and students. Female young researchers can apply for various funding opportunities.

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