Support for Ukrainian Scientists

(for Ukrainian students, see and link list below)

BOKU-IR supports Ukrainian Scientists who want to work at BOKU and BOKU institutes who want to welcome Ukrainian Scientists, in case of questions related to residence permit, funding, housing etc. This website provides an overview on these topics. In case of further questions or need for individual counselling, please contact margarita.calderon-peter(at)

Support activities for Ukraine have also been listed on the website of the Staff council for scientific personnel:

1. Entry and residence in Austria for Ukrainian citizens


2. Work in Austria

Ukrainian Citizens with an ID card for displaced persons are exempted from the Austrian Act Governing the Employment of Foreign Nationals in case of an employment in research and education at a university.  


3. Scholarships


4. Housing


5. Link list