Graduate Research School

The Graduate Research School (GRS) of the BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg is a central institution that offers funding opportunities and a qualification programme. Against this backdrop the GRS aims at strengthening BTU’s research profile primarily in the core research areas. At the same time the GRS serves as an important instrument to promote young researchers.

For further information about the funding opportunities and the qualification programme for PhD/doctoral students and postdoctoral researchers please refer to the GRS website:



CfA: New PhD Scholarships & Short-term Scholarships

In 2023, the GRS will award up to four full PhD scholarships for 36 months and up to four short-term scholarships for six months to complete the PhD thesis. The call for applications ends on 5 September 2022.