Internships abroad - funding opportunities for doctoral students

Short-term and occasional opportunities

  • AKTION Scholarship Austria, duration 1-5 months in winter term 2023/2024, suitable for master's and PhD students. The scholarship is 1 150 EUR/1 month. Scholarship applications are submitted electronically via The application deadline is March 15, 2023.
  • von Karman Institute for Fluid Dynamics, duration depends on the type of study programm. The scholarship in the research master's program is 1 110 EUR/1 month. The application deadline is April 1, 2023.


Long-term, regular opportunities

Recommendations & Suggestions

  • internship abroad will allow you to get to know how it works elsewhere, force you to leave the comfort zone, improve your language skills, expand the overall view,
  • internship abroad is required by doctoral study regulations (see bellow), consider at least a 3-month stay
  • start planning your stay soon, include it in your Individual Study Plan,
  • ask your supervisor, department chief and experienced fellow students for an advice and help,
  • share your experience with your fellow students when you return.

Faculty regulations

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Za obsah odpovídá: RNDr. Patrik Mottl, Ph.D.