DAAD Scholarship for Students from Developing Countries

DAAD Scholarship for Students from Developing Countries

Conducted By : DAAD
November 11 2018   Scholarship   Undergraduate   India, Global
 About DAAD Scholarship for Students from Developing Countries
  • Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (DAAD) is a German Academic Exchange Service and invites applications for Scholarship for students from Developing Countries for pursuing Master's programs in various German Institutes. It is a full paid scholarship for study in Germany.
  • DAAD Scholarship for Development Related Post Graduate Courses is for students who want to pursue Master's Degree in the mentioned subjects from the related institutes located in Germany. (List is given below)
  • The DAAD Scholarship will be given to the candidates who successfully secure admission in listed Colleges in Germany for the academic session 2018-19. 
    • Application to the DAAD Scholarship program is not a sufficient condition for admission in the German Institutes rather the scholarship will only be given to the students who have successfully obtained admission in the given list of Institutes.
  • The scholarship application has to be submitted along with the application for the Master's Programme so the student should apply to the institutes well in time to be eligible for the DAAD scholarship.
  • The winners of the scholarship will get a complete waiver of Tuition fee, a monthly stipend, and other additional benefits.
  • Nationality: The scholarship is open for applicants from developing countries.
  • Academic Status: The applicant must possess a 4-year Bachelor's degree, complete with an above-average result.
    • The degree should be received no more than 6 years.
  • Experience: The applicant must have at least 2 years full-time professional experience after the degree. 
 Reward Description

DAAD Scholarship Rewards:

The candidates selected for the scholarship will be provided with the following benefits:

  • Tuition Fee: The tuition fee of the candidates receiving DAAD Scholarship will be waived off by the Institute.
  • Monthly Stipend: The scholarship recipients will get a monthly stipend of EUR 750.
  • Insurance: Certain payments toward health insurance coverage will also be made by DAAD.
  • Travel Allowance: DAAD will also pay appropriate travel allowance if the same is not covered by home country or any other nation.
  • Other allowances: The scholarship will pay a study and research allowance along with the cost of a mandatory 2-month German course before the beginning of the academic program at the respective institute in Germany.
 Application Process

DAAD Scholarship Application Process:

For the candidates willing to apply for DAAD Scholarship, they need not fil any separate form for the DAAD scholarship. The applications can be made alongside the online application. The details are as follow:

  • Mode of Application: The candidates can apply online for the scholarship while applying for admission to their selected institute in Germany.
  • Selecting the options for DAAD Application: Candidates need to check "I would like to apply for financial assistance" and "I would like to apply for the DAAD scholarship" while completing the application form.
  • Financial Assistance Application: The candidates need to fill the Institute's Financial Assistance Application form, which will open on its own when the above-mentioned options are selected.
  • Candidates need to complete the application form and take a print out of the application form and send it along with the DAAD Scholarship application form.
 Selection Process

DAAD Scholarship Selection Process:

The Scholarship will be offered only to the candidates who were able to get admission in any German Institute, those candidates who were unable to get admission will not be eligible for the scholarship.

  • DAAD will publish a list of shortlisted candidates and those candidates will be interviewed on Phone or on Skype.
  • Based on the Interview, the Institutes will pre-select scholars and the final decision regarding the allocation of a scholarship will be made by DAAD.
  • The selected candidates will be informed by the DAAD directly.
 Contact Details
  • Fax: 0228/882 444
  • E-Mail: postmaster@daad.de
  • Website: https://daad.de/go/en/stipa50026200