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Due to recent political events our programme for Syria has been limited. The DAAD complies with the travel and security instructions of the Federal Foreign Office of Germany. Due to current travel and security instructions Germans are not eligible for any scholarships for Syria.

The DAAD programme for Syrians has been limited due to the closure of our Information Centre in Damascus. For further information and scholarship opportunities please consult the Country-specific Information on scholarship programmes. 

For inquiries kindly fill our contact form or contact the Information Centre Ankara (, the Information Centre Amman ( or the Information Centre Erbil (

Information regarding education opportunities specifically for refugees you find on the following website:  For inquiries kindly fill our contact form.

Scholarship Programme

Ausserhofer/Himsel / DAAD

Scholarships for study, teaching and research stays:

Cooperation and Higher Education Projects

S. Hofschläger /