Information and Service pages for Young Academics

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One of the UP’s objectives is to create outstanding conditions for researchers and lecturers. Its Area of Excellence, eight Focus Areas, nine Affiliated Institutes and numerous cooperation partners offer a wide range of opportunities to develop your academic career. 
Furthermore, the University also provides comprehensive Services to support you in the best possible way. We have collected relevant information and services to provide you with an overview of the structures, procedures and opportunities at the University and to make your work straightforward and smooth.

Doctoral Candidates

Information on the Research Training Groups and support, as well as networks and forums.


All relevant information on young academic groups, scholarships and advisory offerings of the UP.