Research information system of the University of Münster

CRIS (formerly known as CRIS.WWU) is the current research information system of the University of Münster. It gathers information on research activities and results of the University of Münster in a single information base. Following the principle "maintained once, used many times", CRIS serves both as a tool for communicating research activities to the outside world as for handling all reporting requirements internally and externally. 

Research portal of the University of Münster

One way of communicating research activities of the University of Münster to the interested publics is via the University of Münster's research portal connected to CRIS. The research portal includes:

  • Profiles of the individual persons and institutions connected to the University of Münster
  • Research activities and results such as publications, projects, talks, distinctions, doctorates and habilitations with participation of the University of Münster

CRIS news and information

CRIS Trainings available via Uni Fortbildung

CRIS trainings for 2024 are now available via Uni Fortbildung on These trainings are held in German - but if you wish an English training or a special training e.g. for your team, please contact us at


CRIS servers are maintained on Wednesdays between 8am and 11am by the CIT team. During this time failures and interruptions may occur

News and information

Blog Posts

Further details can be found in the CRIS manual:

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