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Apply: DAAD Scholarships for Development-Related Postgraduate Courses

Brief Description

The scholarships offer foreign graduates from development and newly industrialised countries from all disciplines and with at least two years' professional experience the chance to take a postgraduate or Master's degree at a state or state-recognised German university, and in exceptional cases to take a doctoral degree, and to obtain a university qualification (Master's/PhD) in Germany.


  • Monthly payments of 861 euros for graduates or 1,200 euros for doctoral candidates

  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover

  • Travel allowance.


  • You are from an eligible country

  • Have a Bachelor’s degree (usually a four-year course) in an appropriate subject

  • Have at least two (2) years' professional experience

  • Can prove your motivation is development-related and you plan take on social responsibility and initiate and support processes of change in your personal and professional environment after the training/scholarship.


From August 31, 2021

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