Financing your course with a scholarship
The DAAD's extensive scholarship database for foreign students, graduates and academics offers applicants a wide range of tips and information to help them successfully apply for a scholarship for a course of study, a research assignment or a teaching assignment in Germany .
Depending on the country you come from and which subject you would like to study in Germany, there are different options for funding. Scholarships are offered by different institutions.
Find out about dates, application papers, selection criteria, the selection process, language requirements, equivalencies, scholarship benefits, etc. for DAAD scholarship programmes.
Here you'll find country-specific information on the DAAD Scholarship Programmes 2013/2014 such as application deadlines and application addresses.
Here you'll find scholarship programmes for musicians and artists aimed specifically at promoting free artistic development.
Use our contact form. We are happy to answer any questions you may have about the DAAD's scholarship programmes and studying in Germany!
Here you'll find application forms for DAAD programmes, the form for admission to studies for foreign applicants and DAAD leaflets on entry & residence requirements and working in Germany as a foreign student and academic.
The internet portal "Research in Germany" initiated by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research provides academics from abroad with the latest information about ways to fund a research stay in Germany.
More under www.research-in-germany.de »
Often no academic fees
Compared to other European countries, it's not expensive to live and study in Germany. We give you an idea of the individual expenses you are likely to incur.
By taking on a part-time job, you can earn some extra cash, get to know Germany better and make friends. Here are some of the things you should bear in mind when looking for a job.
Advice from the DAAD
Our network spans the entire globe. This means you can contact us personally in many places around the world. Our members of staff and partners are happy to advise you about grants, courses and the system of higher education in Germany.
In our chatroom, our experts Nicole Berners and Dr. Sven Werkmeister have answered lots of questions about scholarships in Germany. We have put together the most frequently asked questions and answers for you here.
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The Facebook page "Study in Germany" is maintained by the DAAD. It provides information about the county and its people, answers questions and helps students come into contact with each other.
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