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International Helmholtz Research School of Biophysics and Soft Matter

You are a master’s student in #physics, #chemistry, #biology or a related subject and would like to work on a 10-week project together with one of our scientists?

Then apply for the guest student programme of the International Helmholtz Research School of #Biophysics and #SoftMatter.

Financial support that covers accommodation costs and...

Background to the project:

The government of Karnataka is currently starting a “Green Logistics” project with the support of GIZ focusing on sustainable supply chains for agricultural products into cities.The project seeks to improve food security and the access of the urban population (in cities like Bangalore , Mysore) to fresh affordable food (perishables) at the same time ensuring a reliable income for the small...

The “Postdoc International” POINT research fellowship program – co-financed by the German Excellence Initiative and the Marie Curie Program of the European Commission – provides funding for outstanding postdoctoral researchers from all disciplines to conduct their own research project at Freie Universität Berlin.

The POINT program was designed by Dahlem Research School at Freie Universität Berlin to promote the further academic career...

The International Max Planck Research School on the Social and Political Constitution of the Economy (IMPRS-SPCE), conducted jointly by the Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies and the University of Cologne, invites excellent candidates to apply for its doctoral program.


Applicants must hold a master’s degree (120 ECTS) or equivalent qualification in political science, sociology, organization studies, history, or...

The Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences would like to invite international and Cologne students to participate in the annual Cologne International Summer University 2015 to be held from 3 – 28 August, 2015 in Cologne.
Taking place in one of Germany’s most vibrant cities, CISU 2015 offers Undergraduate and Graduate...
This summer academy is designed for Bachelor degree seeking students in their last semester and early-stage Master's students from various disciplines, e.g. social sciences, political sciences, law, economics and natural sciences. The course will focus on aspects that...

Please see the attached document for details. Last Date of Application: 28th January 2015.

Deadlines for select DAAD funding opportunities for Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal and Sri Lanka:

January 15, 2015

For Graduates & Doctoral Students

International Max Planck Research School for Global Biogeochemical Cycles
The IMPRS-gBGC located in Jena, Germany, offers fellowships to outstanding
students interested in research on biogeochemical cycles in the Earth system.
The school provides excellent research possibilities for students to obtain a
PhD degree in a 3-years graduate program.

The Research School
Successful applicants...

The Max Planck Sciences Po Center on Coping with Instability in Market Societies (MaxPo, www.maxpo.eu) invites applications for doctoral fellowships. The recipients of the PhD fellowship will work under the supervision of Prof. Olivier Godechot or Prof. Cornelia Woll and will have to apply for formal enrollment in the doctoral programs in sociology or...