Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - HU-Docs

HU-Docs - Doctoral Candidate Network of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Our upcoming events can be found here. All of our events are open to members and non-members alike!

Stammtisch. Tuesday, 27.9., 19:00

Location: Kapitalist-Bar, Oderberger Straße 2, 10435 Berlin
Our Stammtisch is an informal meeting of Berlin doctoral candidates, both locals, and internationals. Join us to talk about your experiences and problems, get to know new people, and discover the city together. Stammtisch takes place in bars or parks.

Doc Cafe.

Campus Adlershof: In summer break. Will come back for the new semester.

Location: Room 4.007, Rudower Chaussee 25 (ground floor, house 4)


Campus North: In summer break. Will come back until the new semester.

Cafeteria on the 1st floor of the Humboldt Graduate School, Luisenstraße 56, or online 661 2648 6085 / 324686

Just drop by and meet other doctoral candidates, exchange problems and learn tips and tricks! There will be free coffee and cookies served by us. Everyone is welcome, no registration is required.

HU-Docs Event Calendar

1. View in browser:
2. Add to your own Outlook or Google Calendar(through the function "adding an Internet calendar"):

External events

Other recommended events relevant for doctoral candidates, which are not organized by us, can be found here.

Files from our previous PhD-Days

Our PhD-Day, held once per semester, gives you a lot of useful information on your doctorate at HU. The slides of our last event are available under Downloads.

Financing your doctorate

At the International Roundtable discussion in January, we collected links about funding, you can find them under Downloads and links.

How can I apply for a PhD position at HU Berlin?

Please go to the university's information portal here

How can I become a HU-Docs member?

Please go here

Refugees are welcome at all our events!


We welcome all doctoral candidates from Ukraine (and from anywhere else) to attend our events or contact us, even if they are not formally affiliated with any Berlin university! Our weekly Doc Cafe is the ideal event to get to know other doctoral candidates without any registration. Just come by. We speak many different languages :-).

For general information about the university's support of Ukrainian students, please visit here: