The most important statistics

DAAD/Ausserhofer

The most important statistics

We present the latest facts and figures about the activities of the DAAD, its member universities and international partners.

Since it was founded, the DAAD has supported more than 2.0 million academics in Germany and abroad. In 2015, the DAAD funded 127,039 people from all regions of the world – 53 percent of whom were women. Funding and scholarships went to 51,627 foreigners and 75,412 Germans. The DAAD funding programmes provide scholarships which help finance a semester abroad, doctoral programmes and internships, guest lectureships, visits to information events, and even the establishment of new universities abroad.

Worldwide funding by country

DAAD/Hub

The DAAD supports international mobility worldwide. The DAAD country statistics provide an overview of the number of scholarship recipients in each country of the world.

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Budget and funding bodies of the DAAD

DAAD

The DAAD and its programmes are largely financed by public funding bodies. In 2014, the DAAD had 441 million euros at its disposal.

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