Support for Ukrainian students and academics in and around Trier

Study preparation programme “Fit fürs Studium”

The programme is intended for students who have already obtained their university entrance qualification (e.g. they have completed one year of study at a Ukrainian higher education institution) and want to prepare for a full course of study (degree seeking) at Trier University, Trier University of Applied Sciences or another German higher education institution.

  • Intensive German courses B1-C1
  • events for study preparation and individual learning consultation
  • in total 25 hours/ week

The next programme starts May 2023. Further information on the homepage.

Registration and consultation
Alona Hreb
Coordinator for Ukrainian refugees

Admission to a regular degree programme at Trier University for the winter semester 2023/24

Here you can find information about degree programmes in English and German and application requirements at Trier University.

Please note: The application deadline for students from non-EU countries for the winter semester 2023/24 starts on May 4 and ends on May 31, 2023. Contact persons: see information on the website about application & admission.

Support for students of the University of Trier who are in financial difficulties due to the war in Ukraine

Students enrolled in courses of study at the University of Trier and PHD students, who are in financial need due to the war in Ukraine can apply for a partial scholarship from funds of the Scholarship Foundation Rhineland-Palatinate:

Link to the announcement!

Aziz Yüksek
International Office
Tel. +49 651 201-3597
mail: yueksekuni-trierde

Support for Ukrainian academic staff

A number of funding organisations and foundations offer scholarship programmes for refugee academics. Generally, an academic host at a German university is required. You can find more information on the DAAD’s website

Here you can find an overview of subjects taught at Trier University

Birgit Roser
International Office
Phone: +49 (0)651 201-2807
email: welcomeuni-trierde

Support for students of partner universities

Since WS 2022/23 the University of Trier offers students of the partner university Ukrainian - American Concordia University in Kiyv the opportunity to spend one or two semesters as exchange students in Trier.

This opportunity is only available to students from partner universities of Trier University. Faculty or staff of Ukrainian universities interested in cooperation with Trier University should contact the International Office.

Birgit Roser
International Office
Tel. +49 651 201-2807
mail: welcomeuni-trierde