Information, communication and networking

The DAAD offers a variety of support for DAAD alumni to keep in touch with each other, with the DAAD and with universities and institutions in Germany or their host country: The magazine LETTER and newsletters inform alumni about relevant developments, events and offers. The Alumniportal Deutschland provides opportunities for communication with and among Alumni. Alumni events bring alumni together for topical or academic exchange. Alumni associations and networks organize sustainable networking. DAAD Alumni & Friends and the DAAD-Stiftung offer a space for giving back. 

Offers for DAAD alumni

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    The alumni magazine LETTER tells interesting stories from science, culture, Germany and the DAAD alumni network.

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    Alumni Service Area

    You can register in our service area to take advantage of a wide range of services. Subscribe to our alumni magazine LETTER or sign up for specialist literature. Also remember to update your contact data to ensure that we can continue informing you about relevant programmes and services.

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    Alumni Events

    You would like to exchange expertise and network with other DAAD alumni and experts? Attend one of the alumni events worldwide or organise an alumni event yourself and apply for DAAD funding.

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    Alumni Associations

    More than 160 alumni associations around the world cultivate close contact among alumni and to the DAAD. Join the DAAD alumni association in your area.

Additional offers

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    Alumniportal Deutschland

    On the Alumniportal Deutschland you can connect with other alumni as well as German and international organisations and companies. Become part of the worldwide alumni community.

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    DCHAN website in German

    Chinese and German alumni establish an expert network to respond to important questions in research and society and initiate innovative and lasting ways of Sino-German cooperation.

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    DAAD Alumni & Friends

    DAAD Alumni & Friends is committed to promoting a vibrant welcoming culture. Its volunteer members organise events for DAAD scholarship holders and alumni in about 30 university cities in Germany. Join the regional group in your area!

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    The DAAD-Stiftung offers several ways to show your personal commitment to worldwide academic exchange. Please support us with your donation! Every contribution counts!