University without Borders

University without Borders

As a university without borders, the Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB) is actively and sustainably committed to the integration of refugees. On the following pages you will find an overview of the refugee-related measures currently being taken.

Announcement

2021-22 Mellon/SAR Academic Freedom Workshop & Fellowships

Applications for remote research fellowships for early career researchers studying, writing and/or teaching on academic freedom and/or related higher education values are now open for submission.

  • eight-month programme November 2021 - Juni 2022
  • Programme contents:
    • complete proposed project
    • participate in monthly remote, online workshop session
    • prepare and deliver an online talk or webinar of work
  • Advantages of participating:
    • receive a stipend of USD $8000
    • Network with Scholars at Risk Partner experts

Application deadline: 15 August 2021

Learn more here!

Any questions? Feel free to contact Iris Vernekohl!

Zwei Personen werden von einer Mitarbeiterin des International Office beraten

Are you a prospective student with a refugee background and have questions about studying at the Ruhr-Universität, or would like to find out more about the Integra programme?

You can get more information here!

geflüchtete Bewerber lächelt und schüttelt einem potenziellen Arbeitgeber die Hand

Ruhr-Universität Bochum prepares international students, who are about to graduate, for their entry into the German labour market.

Prospective RUB students can prepare for their studies in the “Integra” programme.

RUB supports students with refugee backgrounds on their way to successfully obtaining a degree.

zwei geflüchtete Schuler:in werden im Cafe berät

In the "School without Borders" project, lower secondary school pupils are given access to the academic world.

RUB supports scholars and researchers at risk as part of their membership of the Scholars at Risk Network.

At RUB, educators can prepare for their career in the German school system by participating in the “Teachers Plus“ programme.

Zwei Jungs trinken Kaffee und reden dabei mit einander
Volunteer Opportunities
Vier Studierende laufen auf dem Campus vor dem Audimax

University without Borders bundles and supports initiatives at Ruhr-Universität Bochum for the integration of prospective students, current students, researchers and educators with refugee backgrounds.

Bildliche beispielhafte Darstellung eines Dokuments.
Ruhr-Universität Bochum's international portal
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