We view the events and serious developments in Ukraine and neighboring countries with great concern and sadness. Our thoughts and sympathies are with those affected on the ground.
Ukrainian students who are already enrolled at Trier University of Applied Sciences and are in financial need because of the war can apply for financial support from the emergency fund of the Studienstiftung Rheinland-Pfalz.
This presumably also affects you as a student with Ukrainian roots. Through the Rhineland-Palatinate Scholarship Foundation, the state may provide funds to support students at Rhineland-Palatinate universities in financial emergencies resulting from the war in Ukraine. The support can take the form of short-term scholarships or one-time payments. It can be applied with immediate effect and compensate for the following war-related circumstances:
If you are affected by the war in Ukraine in this way, you can apply for this support until 12.04.2022 under the mail address: landesstipendium(at)hochschule-trier.de
For this, we need from you a letter of a maximum of 2 pages, in which you describe your emergency and quantify the additional support needs that have arisen and a completed scholarship application.
Note: You may ignore the deadlines listed in the document. The required Attachments 1 through 4 will be omitted; if proof of services rendered is not available from the Office of Examinations within the short deadline, it is dispensable and may be replaced with a sworn statement).
After 12 April 2022, we will notify you promptly of the approval or non-approval of any assistance requested. There may be further opportunities for support for those affected by the war in Ukraine later in the year. We will inform you about this separately in due course.
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If you are about to enroll at Trier University of Applied Sciences, have Ukrainian citizenship, and have fled Ukraine, you can contact the Studierendenwerk Trier to apply for a one-time payment of up to 300 euros in case of financial need. The contact details can be found at:
Please also note the other support options offered by Studierendenwerk Trier, such as the bridging loan.
Our DAAD programs Welcome and INTEGRA offer a variety of programs for refugees and international students at all locations of Trier University of Applied Sciences.
Welcome lives through student engagement. The program promotes an early and multi-layered integration of refugees and international students into campus life.
INTEGRA prepares eligible refugees and international students for university studies through language and specialized courses and accompanies them during their study careers with additional career-oriented offerings.
For students from Ukrainian universities who have fled to the Trier region, Trier University of Applied Sciences offers the possibility of a visiting student plus. This visiting student status allows, in contrast to an entire study, to participate in lectures at Trier University of Applied Sciences and at the same time to continue an online study program at the home university. This status allows
Registration for the summer semester of 2022 (starting on April 20, 2022) is now open.
Information about the study programs offered at Trier University of Applied Sciences and the Environmental Campus Birkenfeld
Please note: Please note the deadlines for students from non-EU countries for the winter semester 2022/23: Information on application
The Society for Academic Study Preparation and Test Development (g.a.s.t.) - support Ukrainian refugees with different learning and testing offers on their way to Germany and to a German university:
Interested Ukrainian refugees can register here:
You are welcome to use the offer of psychosocial counseling of the Studierendenwerk to talk about your situation. The graduate psychologists Iris Lorenz and Nicole Arendt are available to provide you with information or make a specific appointment.
At Trier University of Applied Sciences, we fully support the German Rectors’ Conference (HRK) press releases and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).
Continuously updated information from the DAAD on the Ukraine crisis is available at
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