International UKE

The UKE has a rich international network and is part of a great number of international business, clinical and research projects. We would like to support your professional development or offer you services based on our specialist knowledge and practical experience.

  • We are always looking for highly motivated and qualified applicants who would like to be a part of the UKE family. Our current vacancies can be found here:

    Current vacancies

  • The UKE offers a range of options for international physicians including advanced training and residency opportunities. Please contact the Human Resources Department for more information.

    Further information

  • The Faculty of Medicine invites and encourages international researchers and PhD students to collaborate and exchange with members of the UKE. More specific information about our network and potential collaborations can be found here:

    Key research areas

    Contact for International affairs

  • The Medical Faculty of the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf offers two structured PhD programs: a two-year PhD program for medical doctors who seek to gain further in-depth research skills as well as a three-year PhD program for non-medical students .

  • If you're a medical student and you would like to complete either one or two semesters of your undergraduate studies or parts of your final year practical training at the Medical Faculty of the University of Hamburg, please contact the Dean's Office.

  • The International Office is dedicated to the needs of patients who are not registered residents in Germany and are not covered by a German or European healthcare insurance. Our key responsibilities include all organizational tasks regarding inpatient-treatment at the UKE as well as before and after care.

    International Office

  • Based on the practical know-how of the UKE, the UCM offers a range of services including temporary hospital management, management from strategy to master plan, business organization, process management and much more.

    UKE Consult und Management GmbH (UCM)

  • The Medical Faculty has a committee of specialists representing the five research strengths of the UKE who help coordinate international scientific exchanges and activities.

    Travel Grant Awarding for Scientific Researchers by the Committee of specialists

  • MediGate supports UKE researcher and their partners with professional advice on research funding (especially EU), technology transfer and clinical studies. We can also support you in these regards if you want to become an UKE researcher or partner of UKE research.

    MediGate GmbH

  • For enquiries regarding international topics other than the above listed please do not hesitate to contact Ms Rother, Tel: +49 (0) 40 7410 - 56810 , Email: