Advisory service for PhDs and Postdocs

The WWU Graduate Centre provides general information on PhD study, career, funding & stipends, formalities, as well as academic writing. We also offer various cross-disciplinary workshops in collaboration with other university institutions.


DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service): The DAAD scholarship database informs about funding provided not only by the DAAD itself, but also other funding organizations which support doctoral students.

SAFIR (Advisory Service For External Funding Applications): advice on PhD financing (website content available in German only.)

Job ads: Many faculties advertise doctoral positions for which international doctoral candidates may also apply. Do please take a look at the respective department’s website and at the general job advertisement website of our university.