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Research Stays Abroad

TU Graz encourages its researchers to develop their networks by undertaking a research stay abroad. The university provides supports with looking for financing options, submitting applications, project management and taking care of other formalities.

Overview of funding opportunities:

Information and Advice

Erasmus+ and further funding opportunities for research abroad:

International Office – Welcome Center
Lessingstraße 32
8010 Graz
Phone: +43 316 873 6420
Contact persons and tasks

Financing options, applications, project management: 

Research & Technology House
Mandellstraße 9/II
8010 Graz
Phone: +43 316 873 6031 or +43 316 873 6032
Contact persons and tasks

Grants for short-term stays

TU Graz - Research Abroad Scholarship (formerly "KUWI")

You can receive financing for working on your

  • master’s thesis,
  • diploma thesis or
  • doctoral thesis

at a university or research institute abroad. The world is your oyster. Researchers at TU Graz can find details on the intranet TU4U.

Information and Advice:

International Office – Welcome Center
Lessingstraße 32, 8010 Graz

Land Steiermark (Province Styria) – Financial aid for travel expenses

Financial aid for young Styrian researchers if taking active part in congresses, symposia, conferences or for research related stay: 
Financial aid for travel expenses

Austrian Research Association - International Communication

Travel funds for short-term stays at scientific institutions abroad or for active participation in congresses, symposiums or workshops abroad; aimed at younger scientists.

Funding International Communication

Grants for longer stays abroad

Research funding and financing

Funding in the framework of international networks

  • ASEA-UNINET is a European university network that supports cooperation with and in South Asia.
  • Eurasia-Pacific Uninet is an independent network that offers a geographical extension to Asea Uninet. It encourages cooperation with Eastern and Central Asia as well as with countries in the Pacific

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