DAAD University of Hohenheim AgEcon Scholarships 2023/2024 for Developing Countries



Summary

These AgEcon Scholarships are provided by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) under its special initiative “Development-Related Postgraduate Courses” (EPOS).

The DAAD initiative aims at providing academically educated young professionals from developing countries with further specialized studies. The typical scholarship holder will come either from a public authority or state or private company in a developing country and as such be engaged in the planning and execution of directives and projects with emphasis on development policy.

Benefits

Successful candidates will enjoy the following benefits

  • DAAD EPOS scholarship recipients will have their tuition fees waived for the 2 years of the Agricultural Economics Master’s program,

  • They will receive health insurance, a monthly living stipend, travel costs to Germany and back as well as for research

  • DAAD scholars will receive a monthly stipend of EUR 750 over the two-year AgEcon Scholarships program period and will do a two-months intensive German language course before the program starts.



Eligibility


Applicants must meet the following criteria to apply

  • developing country nationals with at least four years of full-time university education and an outstanding bachelor’s degree can apply.

  • In addition to the general AgEcon entry requirements, scholarship applicants need to prove a minimum of two years of relevant professional experience.

  • The graduation from university should not be longer than 6 years ago.



Application Deadline: 15th December 2022

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