War in Ukraine

We are shocked by Russia's all-out invasion of Ukraine and sympathize with everyone affected by it. What is happening in Ukraine right now is horrific and heartbreaking. Knowing that your family and friends are in a war zone creates unprecedented uncertainty and pain. We strongly reject this war and support our students and staff wherever we can. On this page you can read what we are currently doing and what you yourself can contribute.  

Help and guidance

current measures

Take good care of yourself and others

With our increasingly international orientation and a community of some one hundred nationalities, we are a university at the center of global society. Consequently, a brutal and large-scale war, just three borders away, makes itself felt in our community. 

If you want to talk to someone about this, contact your academic advisor, one of the confidential contact persons (peer listeners) or your HR advisor. On our wellbeing page you will find tips on how to take good care of yourself and others. 


FAQ about the war in Ukraine

  • Are there any actions I can support?

    Meanwhile, students and employees have already set up several actions to support people in Ukraine. For example, for every student and employee of TU/e we have donated one euro on Giro 555. The total amount is 20,000 euros. We call on everyone inside and outside the university community to also make a generous contribution. Especially for this purpose, a TU/e-Giro555 action page has been created where you can deposit your contribution. There you can also follow the current status. Every donation is welcome! University Fund Eindhoven has a fund of 100,000 euros in creation. In consultation with...

  • Can I apply for a loan from DUO?

    On the DUO website, you can find out if you qualify for a loan.

  • Can I study at TU/e as a refugee student?

    For questions about your application and admission as in international student, please contact our International Office via io@tue.nl. The International Office will gladly help you.

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Contact and information

The TU/e webcare team is the central point for all questions and requests. The team is available all day via Whatsapp or an email.