Programmes for female students

The Faculty of Engineering would like to motivate outstanding female students for an academic career. The target agreements 2018-2022 provide travel scholarships for the promotion of an active conference participation or a short research stay.

In addition the ARIADNETechNat mentoring program offers individual support for personal development and questions concerning career decisions.

Dear female students at the Faculty of Engineering,


the women’s representatives at the Faculty of Engineering are pleased that they can support some of you with a travel scholarship. At the moment all funds are exhausted and no applications for the travel scholarship for 2020 will be accepted.

The women’s representatives wish all scholarship holders every success in their projects.

If you have any further questions please contact Hanna Stöcker.

The Faculty of Engineering is committed to advancing the careers of particularly talented women across all qualification levels. They run the ARIADNETechNat mentoring programme in cooperation with the Office of Equality and Diversity. By providing women individual support through a personal mentor, the programme aims to help women successfully complete their further qualifications, whilst also encouraging high-potential female students and young researchers to start a career in research. Experienced mentors are there to give advice and support as and when needed. Participation in the programme is free of charge.

The ARIADNETechNat master programme is available for Master’s students. Please contact the programme coordinator if you would like to apply or require any further information. Mentoring is provided over a period of 9 months.