Good and reliable childcare is essential to create a successful balance between research, career and family life. The Family Service provides information and support in finding suitable childcare:

  • Workplace nurseries of Bielefeld University
  • Spaces available in other childcare facilities for children of University staff
  • Nurseries in Bielefeld
  • Help in finding nursery places for children of guest researchers
  • Day care (and funding)
  • Childcare during school holidays
  • Help in finding babysitters

To obtain more information on childcare, the Family Service's advice and counselling facilities, and who to get in touch with, click here.


13 February 2018
The call for proposals for the Bielefeld Young Researchers' Fund is opened. Deadline is April 15th!

15 February 2018
The latest issue of the Nachwuchs-Newsletter is available here!