Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Accounting & Finance Fellows

Application for Winter Semester 2020/21 Intake

The fellowship program launched for the first time in the summer semester 2016. Please note that due to the current situation (COVID-19-pandemic) the application window for the 2020/21 intake was moved to a yet unspecified period in 2021.




Selection Process


Application to the fellowship program is open to all students from the Faculty of Business and Economics and can be carried out proactively via the program's homepage. The regular intake cycle for new applicants and the extension of existing fellowships is in the beginning of each semester. 

Prospective fellows are requested to show a distinct interest in accounting and/or finance topics. In the application process, we are interested in:

  • Outstanding academic achievements
  • Extracurricular activities and social commitment
  • Practical skills (if existent)
  • Other (e.g. language skills, IT, etc.)


Application Procedure


Applicants are requested to hand in a CV, a transcript of current records, a cover letter and a filled application form.

Eligible candidates are invited to personal interviews that take place at the respective institutes. The institutes' professors decide about a candidate's admission to the fellowship program based on information provided in the application documents and based on the candidate's interview performance.


Apply Now!

Interested in becoming an Accounting & Finance Fellow? Please send us your application containing the following documents within the application window:

You can either e-mail your documents to (please attach all documents as a single PDF file) or hand them in directly at the office of Andrea Häußler, Room 203, Dorotheenstraße 1, 10117 Berlin.