Services at the University of Münster


    SAFIR provides information, support and application advice on issues related to national and international funding programs.


  • European Research Services GmbH

    The European Research Services GmbH (ERS) is a consulting company based in Münster that specializes in EU-funded research projects. In addition to application advice, administrative support is also offered in the implementation of EU projects.

     European Research Services GmbH

  • International Office

    The International Office is the main contact point for the support, extension and consultation of international exchanges. The International Office advises students, scientists and staff who are planning a stay abroad or wish to stay at the University of Münster.

    International Office

  • Graduate Center

    The Graduate Centre is a central institution for PhDs and postdocs at the University of Münster and offers advisory services, workshops and comprehensive tips regarding academic qualification. The Graduate Centre advises you on PhD opportunities and provides you with cross-disciplinary assistance during your doctoral studies (self and project management, academic writing and presenting).

     Graduate Centre


  • Career Service

    The Career Service advises students on internships in Germany and abroad.

    Career Service

  • Innovation Office (AFO)

    The Innovation Office (AFO) is part of the Research Department of the University of Münster and acts as the contact and project office for the transfer of knowledge, research and technology. With its extensive, target group-specific programmes, it creates diverse opportunities for the mutual transfer of ideas, knowledge and technologies between the scientific community, society, industry and political decisionmakers in Münster, the region and beyond. The AFO offers courses to students and consultation and support to researchers at the University of Münster in the fields of citizen science, knowledge transfer, scientific outreach, intellectual property and technology transfer.

    Innovation Office (AFO)