Scholarships for doctoral and PhD candidates

Ulm University offers different PhD scholarships based on the recently passed scholarship regulations: individual PhD scholarships, but also those offered by graduate schools. Moreover, candidates have the opportunity to get information on offers of the International Graduate School of Molecular Medicine, the research training groups of the DFG (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft = German Research Foundation) and on research training groups within the context of special research areas.

The aim of Ulm University is that excellent PhD students shall get qualified and supported. The administrative support takes place, unless stated differently, in University Administration. All the contact persons listed support you with your questions at any time. The precondition for an application is that the supervisor of the PhD thesis works at Ulm University in the respective area. The scholarships are exclusively for PhD theses which are done at Ulm University.


Dr. Karl-Heinz Müller
Department Head
Dept. I-1 Research and Technology Transfer
Helmholtzstraße 16
Room E.07a
89081 Ulm
Phone: +49 731 50-22010
Fax: +49 731 50-22096

Sarah Kast
Phone: +49 731 50-25024
Fax: +49 731 50-25096