DAAD Scholarship (Masters/Ph.D) for Developing Countries in Germany, 2017-18

DAAD Scholarship (Masters/Ph.D) for Developing Countries in Germany, 2017-18

DAAD

Deadline: July 30, 2016*
Country: Germany

Fully Funded !!

Overview:

With its development-oriented postgraduate study programmes, the DAAD promotes the training of specialists from development and newly industrialised countries. Well-trained local experts, who are networked with international partners, play an important part in the sustainable development of their countries. They are the best guarantee for a better future with less poverty, more education and health for all. 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.

Who can apply?
Graduates with at least two years’ professional experience

What is supported?
Individual scholarships exclusively for Postgraduate courses in Germany that are listed on the “List of all Postgraduate courses with application deadlines”.

Duration of funding:
12 to 36 months (dependent on study programme)

Value:

  • Depending on academic level, monthly payments of 750 euros for graduates or 1,000 euros for doctoral candidates
  • Payments towards health, accident and personal liability insurance cover
  • Travel allowance, unless these expenses are covered by the home country or another source of funding

Selection:

  • Candidates fulfil the necessary academic requirements and can be expected to successfully complete a study programme in Germany (above-average result for first academic exam – top performance third, language skills)
  • Candidates have a Bachelor degree (usually a four-year course) in an appropriate subject
  • Candidates have at least two years’ professional experience
  • Candidates can prove their motivation is development-related and be expected to take on social responsibility and initiate and support processes of change in their personal and professional environment after their training/scholarship

More detailed information:
Brochure “Development-Related Postgraduate Courses – Educating Professionals for Sustainable Development 2017/2018”

Study Area:

  • Economics
  • Development Co-operation
  • Engeneering
  • Mathmatics
  • Regional Planning
  • Agriculture and Forest Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Public Health
  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Social Science
  • Media Studies

What requirements have to be fulfilled?

  • The last academic degree (usually a Bachelor’s degree) should have been completed no longer than six years previously
  • At least two years’ relevant professional experience

Language skills:
Depending on chosen study programme; please check scholarship brochure or the website of your chosen study programme.

Application documents:

Required documents (in the following order):

  • DAAD application form
  • hand-signed CV (please use the europass specimen form at http://europass.cedefop.europa.eu/)
  • hand-signed letter of motivation (with reference to current occupation)
  • research exposé (if required by university)
  • academic letter/s of recommendation from your university; the letter must have a signature and office stamp and must be of recent date (not in a sealed envelope)
  • professional letter/s of recommendation from your employer; the letter must have a signature and office stamp and must be of recent date (not in a sealed envelope)
  • confirmation of employment from the employer in your home country and if possible, a guarantee of re-employment upon your return home
  • Proof of language abilities
    – English – IELTS or TOEFL (Note: Institutional TOEFL will not be accepted)
    – German – necessary for the courses taught in German; for the courses taught in English, if available
    – copies of awarded academic degrees
    – copies of academic transcripts
    – copy of School Leaving Certificate

Note: Some courses may require additional documents. For detailed information, please see the relevant course description on the following pages. All documents must be submitted as identical duplicates.

Application address

  • Apply directly to the chosen study programme

 

For more details:

Website: 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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33 thoughts on “DAAD Scholarship (Masters/Ph.D) for Developing Countries in Germany, 2017-18

  1. aungmyinthtwe77@gmail.com
    Hi sir !
    I’m Aung Myint Htwe from Myanmar.I’ve a bachelor of Agriculture Science (BAgr.Sc).So I wanna get an appropriate Scholar for a Master degree.l’ve 16 years experience in agriculture sectors.My specialization is Crop_breeding science.So please help me how to try to get a scholar for Master degree.I hope your reply with the best wishes.Thank you so much.

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      1. I will take my bs in biotechnology and give a research in RNA isolation of human and bacteria and i am interested to have an admission in health biotechnology

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    1. Dear /sir
      I`m Awash Yirga from Ethiopia. I`ve masters degree in chemistry. So, I need to get scholar for phD in Environmental science . therefor I need your cooperation how to continue my eduction in your institution . really I hope you will reply me your response. with best regards

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    2. Hi I am Mamta Gupta. Completed my masters degree in sociology. I would like to apply for PHD in sociology. Please kindly reply how can I apply for it.

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  2. Hi
    Dear Sir ,
    I want to apply Full Scholarship program for Development Co-operation .I have graduated from the University in 2009 , Specialization in English .I have about 7 years experience in teaching in Yenangyaung Government Technical Institute . I am very interested in further study . so,Give me advise for getting your Scholarship .

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  3. Dear sir.
    I am Zay Yah Oo from Myanmar.
    I want to apply for the Master Scholarship program in Social Science.
    I got.a bachelor degree of English. I have four year experience of working in the the developmen filed as a social science and civic education trainer as well as project manager in some similarprojects. I am now working as a Center Manager in Myanmar Electoral Resource and Information Network Center working on resource sharing, civic education and CSOs network building. Is my background experience and education relavant to the requirements of this.program?

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  4. Hello i have a B.S. degree in political sciences and public administration, i am currently a diplomat and i i have work experience of 4 years, and i would like to apply for your scholarships, but concerning the conditions of apply that some of them i cant get for ex: the academic letter as i am located in another country and am not going any soon to home.

    how can i solve this problem

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  5. Hi
    I am graduated from kabul unversity
    Law and political science now apply for master degree please answer me
    And i have tow years experience

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  6. Hello Sir!
    I am Soumya from India. I’ve done my bachelors with Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics and now I am pursuing Masters’ in Food and Nutrition. I want to do Ph.d from German University with DAAD scholarship! Kindly suggest me procedure!

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  7. Hello Sir!
    I am Soumya from India. I’ve done my bachelors with Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics and now I am pursuing Masters’ in Food and Nutrition. I want to do Ph.d from German University with DAAD scholarship! Kindly suggest me procedure!
    Regards.

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  8. dear sir
    i am qaisar. i have done the degree (master of philosophy in mathematics) i want to do ph.D from german university through scholarship…how i can get admission

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  9. i am really really interested enough to take my msc courses in your institution but you need only toefl or iliet to proof my language skills. but in ethiopia all the courses are given with english and i am smart enough to take the courses and communicate with people wherever. can this be evidence to get permission soon?

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  10. I want the full scholarship so how will get the full scholarship …..and my 10 the marks is 74% and 12 the 63% and graduation 65% …so how much score is important in inlets and toefl …so please tell me everything about scholarship

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  11. Salam Sir G
    I am from FATA Pakistan.
    I have completed my bachelor degree programme. I want to start my Master degree in your instute in public health.
    Please verify me I shall be very thankful.

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  12. Salam Sir G
    I am from FATA Pakistan.
    I have completed my bachelor degree programme (BEMS).
    I want to start my Master degree in your instute in public health. Please verify me. I shall be very thankful.

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