Funding opportunities

The University of Lucerne research committee (FoKo) has research funds (own resources) at its disposal which enable support for research projects, conferences and publications to a limited extent.

The majority of research undertaken at the University of Lucerne is financed by third-party funds. The University of Lucerne supports supports that research additionally and promotes young researchers in many ways.

Promotion of junior researchers

Graduate Academy (all faculties)
Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (GSL/KSF)

Guide for PhD thesis and postdocs

Do you wish to receive a PhD successfully or do you ask yourself, PhD - and afterwards? Please see: Guide for doctoral and postdoctoral candidates (in German)

Advice and support for applications

By e-mail-appointement, Dr. phil. Bruno Z'Graggen, Research Promotion Unit Director or during "CoffeeTalk+", wednesdays, 14-15h (during Semester) ; at the moment only online.