Information about the coronavirus
You can find updated information about the current situation concerning the coronavirus outbreak and the measures adopted by the University of Vechta here.
Moreover, here you can find links to information in English by the German Federal Foreign Office (on travel restrictions, etc.), by the German Federal Ministry of the Interior (on quarantine measures, Corona virus task force, etc.), and by the German Federal Ministry of Health (hygienic measures, etc.).
Welcome Centre for international visiting scholars
Welcome to the University of Vechta!
The Welcome Centre of the University of Vechta provides support to all visiting scholars, for a smooth arrival and a productive stay in Vechta.
To register as an international scholar, please fill in this form. Upon receiving your registration, we will get in touch with you per email.
We very much look forward to your stay in Vechta!
Call for Applications: visiting researchers for the programme "Global Talents for Local Transformations"
The visiting programme "Global Talents for Local Transformations"was devised in the framework of the Ideas Competition "International Research Marketing." It is part of the initiative "Research in Germany" and is funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).
The project's primary purpose is to invite excellent international early-career researchers (postdoc level) for a six-month, structured visiting programme at the University of Vechta. The visiting programme will take place from October 31st, 2021, to April 30th, 2022. The visiting scholars receive a monthly scholarship of 1,041.00 € as well as a travel allowance and participate in a cross-disciplinary supporting programme.
You can find more information about the programme's structure, as well as about the application requirements and procedure on the Call for Applications.
Please submit your application by May 31st, 2021, as a PDF document to welcomecentre[at]uni-vechta[dot]de. You can direct any questions to Dr. Caterina Bonora, at the same email address.