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Register now for this year’s Wirtschaftskolleg on November 26 to share and discuss your questions about career planning after graduation.

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Europe’s research funding opportunities at a glance: Renowned research and funding organisations will be presenting their programs at the "Research in Europe" information event on October 25.

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Successful career planning: Until September 20, 2018, postdoctoral researchers of the UA Ruhr universities can apply for the 17th Karriereforum at TU Dortmund University.

We support your career in research, business and society

Research Academy Ruhr prepares advanced master students, doctoral researchers and postdoctoral researchers for careers inside and outside of academia. We combine the expertise of more than ten years of innovative support for early career researchers in the Ruhr area. The three UA Ruhr universities of Bochum, Dortmund and Duisburg-Essen provide manifold qualification and guidance programs, and jointly develop new concepts to promote early career researchers.

Vision and benefits

Research Academy Ruhr brings together already existing offers of the universities of Bochum, Dortmund and Duisburg-Essen, and will develop new concepts and opportunities.


Gain insight into the potential of Research Academy Ruhr and look at our overview of joint activities and events in 2018.


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