Information for scientists with refugee status

Consulting office for refugees at KIT

We are happy to advise you on basic questions about studying in Germany in general or especially about studying here at KIT:
Evaluation of degrees, admission and study requirements, study opportunities, study preparation offers and procedures, offers for refugees at KIT, financing of studies.
Place and time: see info box on the right.

Lecture series World Science Café

What does everyday research in crisis regions look like? What does an autocratic climate do to science? How can one imagine the academic life in Syria, Uzbekistan or Turkey? The lecture seriesWorld Science Café of the ZAK in cooperation with the International Scholars & Welcome Office (IScO) of the KIT served to allow refugees and vulnerable scientists to speak.

Threatened researchers

The International Scholars and Welcome Office des KIT has set up a "Threatened Researchers" subpage under "General Information" with information for endangered scientists.

bunt - Karlsruhe

bunt is a cooperation of diverse organizations – among them KIT - that are active in the region of Karlsruhe. 18 institutions with volunteers and full-time employees from various fields of work decided to cooperate together in order to improve and expand their network and their diverse range of activities to be able to present them more clearly to the outside world. With this cooperation, bunt aims to contribute to better support for refugees in Karlsruhe. The website offers the following categories: education, work, help services, leisure and accommodation.