The University of Bayreuth pays particularly close attention to the needs of its young scholars. Doctoral students, postdocs, junior professors, and researchers completing their postdoctoral qualification to teach at a professorial level (Habilitation) all find the ideal conditions for pursuing an academic career or a career outside of academia.
Networking and support during your doctoral studies
At the University of Bayreuth, you are given the option of carrying out your doctoral research individually at one of the University's six faculties or in a structured programme at one of the graduate centres. Either way, you will profit from the services provided by the University of Bayreuth Graduate School. The University of Bayreuth supports scientific exchange even in the earliest stages of independent research and offers opportunities to earn additional interdisciplinary qualifications.
An academic career: postdoc, Habilitation, junior professorship
The University of Bayreuth provides career support for postdocs and scholars pursuing a Habilitation through a range of measures that foster their research. We offer members of the University information and a wide-ranging qualification programme especially geared to the needs of early career researchers, including those preparing to make the transition to a non-academic career.
The University of Bayreuth provides supports its researchers’ academic careers during and after their doctoral studies by way of funding measures.
Junior scholars at the University of Bayreuth
Information for junior scholars, including possible career paths at the University of Bayreuth, our qualification programme, and how to access to the WiN-UBT portal is available at www.win-ubt.uni-bayreuth.de.