Nicola von Hammerstein
International Max Planck Research Schools (IMPRS)
Phone:+49 89 2108-1216
Dr. Stefan Fabry
Phone:+49 89 2108-1295


Frequently Asked Questions

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Frequently Asked Questions

Information for interested students, graduates and stipend-holders about research and work in the Max Planck Society.

I am interested in research in Germany. Where can I obtain more information about research areas, research organizations, and universities?

The following WWW addresses provide a good overview and interesting information: and These addresses also contain search engines for specific questions regarding special research areas.

I am interested in studying at a German university. Where can I find more information?

You can obtain more detailed information about study possibilities at the following address: You can learn more about sponsorship possibilities (grants) at the following address:

Note: The Max Planck Society can only sponsor students and scientists who are working at Max Planck Institutes. The individual institutes make the selection and sponsorship decisions. There are no central application or selection procedures.

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