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109044 Moscow
Russian Federation

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German Historical Institute Moscow



The German Historical Institute Moscow (DHI Moskau) was founded in the year 2005 on the initiative of the Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach-Stiftung and the ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius. The DHI Moskau supports scholars, especially junior scholars from Russia and Germany in their historical research. Working with Russian and German scholars facilitate dialogue and collaboration across national boundaries and the enable scholars to conduct research and share their findings with their colleagues.
The main subjects of research of the DHI Moskau are the relationships in history of Russian/Soviet, German and Relationship History between Germany and Russia, the increase of the cooperation between Russian and German scholars, and the coordination and realization/ implementation of common research projects.





Areas of research


Russian/Soviet and German history as well as German-Russian relations in their international contexts and in a global perspective from the Middle Ages to the present day



The library of the DHI Moskau offers free access to reserachers, historians, scholars, and the general public. The increasing collection contains more than 55.000 resources and supplies access to more than 8000 e-books and subscribes round about 90 historical journals. More than 100 online databases (full-text as well as bibliographic) are available.

Fellowships and Prizes


Scholarship for doctoral and post-doctoral projects on German history; scholarships for junior researchers; scholarships for research projects; short scholarships for work in Russian archives; annual research scholarships for doctoral or post-doctoral projects; internships; prizes for outstanding diploma theses and candidate dissertations on German history or German-Russian relations.



  • Studia Europaea
  • Archivalia Rossica
  • Post-Drevnjaja Rus
  • Rossija I Evropa vek za vekom
  • Publications of the German Historical Institute Moscow
  • Translation series: Sovremennaja nemeckaja istoriografija
  • Russia and the Asia-Pacific
  • Recensio Moscow
  • Selected lectures of the DHI Moskau



Colloquia, workshops and conferences in Moscow and in Russian regions, round tables, book presentations, lecture series, seminar series and panel discussions