Financial Support for our Students
The Max Planck Schools invite the most promising Bachelor and Master Graduates from all over the world to apply and become part of exciting interdisciplinary research networks.
Admission to a Max Planck School comes with funding for up to five years. This funding allows students and doctoral candidates to focus entirely on their scientific work and ensures that the Max Planck Schools can attract the best candidates from around the world.
During the first program phase (usually with a Bachelor’s degree), students receive an attractive scholarship and, if applicable, a subsidy for health insurance and material costs. With the successful completion of the first phase and a contract according to the local Wage Agreement for Public Service (TVöD/TV-L, E 13) in the second phase.