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German language course Scholarship

University Winter Courses in Germany for Foreign Students and Graduates

The programme funds attendance of language and area studies courses.

The duration of the funding is 6 weeks. The application deadline is on the 15th August each year.

Value:

  • One-off scholarship payment
  • Payment of a country-specific travel allowance
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover

Here you can find more information about this scholarship. Further, you can consult our FAQ's for this programme, published in Spanish.

Download: FAQ Curso de invierno (HWK) 2020 (pdf, 289.46 KB)

Masters and Specialisation Scholarships

Helmut-Schmidt-Programme: Master’s Scholarships for Public Policy and Good Governance

Scholarships for master courses in Public Policies and Good Governance within a selection of academic programmes.

The duration of the funding is 1-2 years. The application deadline is on the 31st July each year and the application must be submitted to the respective universities.

Value:

  • Optional intensive German language course for 2-6 months
  • Monthly payments
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover
  • Travel allowance

Here you can find more information about this scholarship.

Development-Related Postgraduate Courses (EPOS)

This programme finances the completion of certain development-oriented postgraduate study programmes in Germany.

The duration of the funding is 1-3 years. The application deadline varies depending on the selection of university and programme.

Value:

  • Monthly payments
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover
  • Travel allowance
  • Optional intensive German language course for 2 months

Here you can find more information about this scholarship.

Study Scholarships for Foreign Graduates in the Field of Architecture

Scholarship for a Master’s degree or postgraduate degree in the area of architecture at a state or state-recognized institution of higher education in Germany.

The duration of the funding is 1-2 years.  The application deadline is on the 30st September each year and the application must be submitted to the DAAD headoffice in Bonn.

Value:

  • Optional intensive German language course for 2-6 months
  • Monthly payments
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover
  • Travel allowance
  • If applicable, allowance for spouse and children

Here you can find more information about this scholarship.

Study Scholarships for Foreign Graduates in the fields of Fine Art, Design, Visual Communication and Film

Scholarship for a Master’s/postgraduate degree at a German state or state-recognized college for graduates from the fields of Fine Art, Design, Visual Communication and Film.

The duration of the funding is 1-2 years. The application deadline is on the 30st November each year and the application must be submitted to the DAAD headoffice in Bonn.

Value:

  • Optional intensive German language course for 2-6 months
  • Monthly payments
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover
  • Travel allowance
  • If applicable, allowance for spouse and children

Here you can find more information about this scholarship.

Study Scholarships for Foreign Graduates in the Field of Music

Scholarship for a Master’s/postgraduate degree at a state German college of Music.

The duration of the funding is 1-2 years. The application deadline is on the 1st October each year and the application must be submitted to the DAAD headoffice in Bonn.

Value:

  • Optional intensive German language course for 2-6 months
  • Monthly payments
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover
  • Travel allowance
  • If applicable, allowance for spouse and children

Here you can find more information about this scholarship.

Study Scholarships for Foreign Graduates in the Field of Performing Arts

Scholarship for a Master’s/postgraduate degree in the field of performing arts at a German state or state-recognized university.

The duration of the funding is 1-2 years. The application deadline is on the 30st October each year and the application must be submitted to the DAAD headoffice in Bonn.

Value:

  • Optional intensive German language course for 2-6 months
  • Monthly payments
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover
  • Travel allowance
  • If applicable, allowance for spouse and children

Here you can find more information about this scholarship.

ALEARG D: Country-related cooperation programme with Argentina for Masters or postgraduate course

The programme funds the completion of a Master's or postgraduate course of study.

The duration of the funding is 1-2 years.

Value:

  • Optional intensive German language course (2-6 months) in Germany
  • Monthly payments
  • Travel allowance for outward and return journey
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover
  • If applicable, allowance for spouse and children

Here you can find more information about this scholarship (link in Spanish).

Programme BEC.AR: Master of Science and Technology in Germany

Please note: The Country-related cooperation programme BEC.AR-DAAD is not currently being offered. 

Scholarships for master studies in the field of science and technology at a German university for Argentine graduates.

The duration of the funding is 1-2 years.

Value:

  • Monthly payments
  • Travel allowance
  • German course in Germany
  • Health insurance
  • Cost of matriculation (if applicable)

Further information on this programme can be found here (in Spanish).

Scholarships for former Scholarship Holders

Re-invitation Programme for former DAAD Scholarship Holders

This programme funds research and working projects at state or state-recognised institutions of higher education or non-university research institutes in Germany or working stays at an institution in business, administration, culture or media for former scholarship holders who work outside the science sector.

The duration of the funding is 1-3 months. The application deadline is on 1st October each year.

Value:

  • Monthly payments
  • Travel allowance

Here you can find more Information about this scholarship.

Scientific Literature Programme

Former one-year scholarship holders of all disciplines who have completed a research stay from at least 10 months,  can apply once a year for specialist literature to help them advance their academic knowledge and qualifications.

Here you can find more information about this programme.