International Office welcomes exchange students who have come to Bremen for the summer semester 2022. The traditional welcome breakfast could not yet take place in presence, but the Welcome Desk, which returns to its old form, did. Masks are still worn, but the personal consultation can be done much better and easier than via Zoom.
Welcome Desk for exchange students back in presence
YUFE Alliance shows solidarity with Ukraine
In an official statement, the YUFE Alliance (Young Universities for the Future of Europe) expresses its solidarity with the citizens of Ukraine and all those who condemn this war - including the Russian and Belarusian academic and scientific communities.
The Alexander von Humboldt Foundation's Philipp Schwartz-Initiative supports at-risk researchers to continue their research in Germany within the framework of a two-year fellowship.
Currently, the 11th round of funding has been announced at the University of Bremen.
Non-university research institutions can also apply for funding to host researchers at risk.
The application deadline of the Welcome Center for the 11th round of the Philipp Schwartz-Initiative is 18.02.2022.
DAAD Award ceremony on November 25th, 2021
Syrian student Kameel Khoury has received the DAAD award for outstanding achievements by foreign students at German universities. The award is endowed with 1,000 euros and was presented by the Vice-Rector for Internationality and Diversity, Professor Eva Feichtner, and the University's International Office. The young Syrian was nominated for the award by Dr. Carsten Bockelmann, research group leader in the Department of Communications Engineering at the University of Bremen.