Welcome to HIGRADE,
the graduate school of the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ!
Thank you for your interest in our graduate school HIGRADE! If you would like to become a member of HIGRADE, the first step is to apply for a PhD position at UFZ. Please, check the open positions
If you bring your own scholarship (e.g. DAAD), please use the blue button at the end of the above-mentioned page(s) to make an unsolicited application. Please check the precise field you are interested in beforehand (see
Once you have a supervisor and are accepted as doctoral researcher at the UFZ research centre, you will be involved in our graduate programme.