DAAD SCHOLARSHIPS IN GERMANY FOR DEVELOPMENT-RELATED COURSES

daad scholarships 2017

DESCRIPTION:

DAAD Scholarships  (The German Academic Exchange Service) is now providing scholarships for determined, foreign students. They are offering post-graduate Development-related courses at a number of German Universities. DAAD looks forward to gather highly-determined students from developing countries in order to further polish them.

HOST INSTITUTIONS:

All German Universities offering Development-related courses for post-graduates are considered.

FIELD(S) OF STUDY:

DAAD offers a wide range of courses for Post-graduates:

  • Masters or PhD courses in Economic Sciences/Business Administration/Political Economics.
  • Masters or PhD courses in Development Cooperation.
  • Masters or PhD courses in Engineering and Related Sciences.
  • Masters or PhD courses in Mathematics, Regional and Urban Planning.
  • Masters or PhD courses in Agricultural and Forest Sciences.
  • Masters or PhD courses in Natural and Environmental Sciences, Medicine and Public Health.
  • Masters or PhD courses in Social Sciences, Education and Law.
  • Masters or PhD courses Media Studies.
  • Check out all courses through: Link

NUMBER OF SCHOLARSHIPS:

DAAD offers limited number of scholarships.

DESIRED APPLICANTS:

DAAD is looking for young determined students from developing countries. Students must be post-graduates and must fulfill the requirements.

DAAD SCHOLARSHIPS IN GERMANY FOR DEVELOPMENT-RELATED COURSES

SCHOLARSHIP’S DETAILS:

The details, duration and value of scholarships are as follows:

  • Graduates will be paid 750 euros, monthly. Whereas, 1000 euros for medical applicants.
  • DAAD will pay towards health, accident or any personal accountability of it’s applicants
  • DAAD will pay it’s applicants travel allowance.
  • Scholarship duration for PhD is 36 months, and 12-24 months for non-PhD courses(also depending one’s institution)

ELIGIBILTY CRITERIA:

Applicants reaching to the following requirements are eligible for the respective scholarships in Germany:

  • The applicant’s degree must not be old than 6 years.
  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in the related subject.
  • Applicant must hold an academic degree with more than average results, and professional experience of at least two years after the first degree(Bachelor).
  • Applicant should be an employer of a private company or for a public authority of a Developing Country.
  • Applicant  should have experience of planning or working for projects related to developing policies, having a hold on either technological, economic or social areas.
  • For courses in German (scholarship includes a 6-month German language course): DSH 2 or TestDaF 4 at the beginning of the study course; a German language level of A2 is required at the time of application. In addition, German language prowess at B1 level are highly recommended.
  • For courses in English : IELTS (Band 6) certificate or TOEFL (minimum score: 550 paper based, 213 computer based, 80 internet based) is highly recommended.

DEADLINE:

DAAD wouldn’t treat applicants applying after Aug-October 2017

HOW TO APPLY?

It is suggested for the applicants  to give  the respective course websites a look  for the application procedure, the application deadline, and the documents to be submitted before the Deadline mentioned above.

The official  website is given below:

https://www.daad.de/deutschland/stipendium/datenbank/en/21148-scholarship-database/?status=3&origin=190&subjectGrps=&daad=1&q=&page=1&detail=10000008

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