DAAD scholarship for developing countries to pursue postgraduate study in Germany (Fully Funded)

The scholarships give foreign graduates from all fields and newly industrialized countries with at least two years of professional experience

the opportunity to take a postgraduate or Master’s degree at a state or state-recognized German university and, in outstanding instances, take a doctoral degree and receive a Master’s /Ph.D. degree in Germany.

Who can apply?

Graduates with at least two years’ professional experience

What can be funded?

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

Duration of the funding

12 to 36 months (dependent on study program)


Depending on an academic level, monthly payments of EUR 850 for graduates or EUR 1,200 for doctoral candidates Payments to health, accident and personal responsibility insurance cover travel allowance, unless these costs are covered by the nation of origin or another financing source


Candidates meet the required educational criteria and can be expected to effectively finish a study program in Germany

(above average results for first academic examination – top performance third, linguistic abilities) Candidates have a Bachelor’s degree (generally a four-year course) in a suitable subject matter Candidates have at least two years ‘ professional experience.

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