News & Events


News & Events

Upcoming Events

Wacee Fair 2017

The 6th edition of the West African Clean Energy and Environment Exhibition and Conference (WACEE) will take place from 7th to 9th November 2017 in Accra. The DAAD Information Center Accra will participate in this event as an exhibitor alongside with a number of German exhibitors in the clean energy and environment industry.

The exhibition and conference will feature stakeholders and professionals from fields of energy generation, transmission and distribution, energy efficiency and electrical engineering, environmental technology, waste recycling as well as waste and sewage treatment. You are all invited to take part in this year's edition and visit our stand to make inquiries with regards to study and research opportunities in Germany.

Date: 7th - 9th November 2017

Time: 09:00am - 05:00pm each day

Venue: Accra International Conference Center

Germany goes Ghana - Open Doors, Open Minds

As part of the series of events being organized to mark the 60th anniversary of diplomatic ties between Germany and Ghana, the German embassy together with its partner institutions in Ghana is organizing an Open Day dubbed “Germany goes Ghana – Open doors. Open minds.” to inform the interested public, especially students, graduates and young professionals, about the work of the German Embassy and its partner institutions in Ghana.
The entrance is free.
More info on:

Date : 30th September 2017

Time : 02:00pm – 08:00pm

Venue: Goethe-Institut Ghana


Monthly Introductory Sessions: Counselling Format at the DAAD Information Center

(Consultation through our staff)

The DAAD Information Center holds a monthly Introductory Session on Study and Research Opportunities in Germany. Participation in this session is free of charge but mandatory prior to visiting the Information Center for individual consultation. Anyone planning to study or do research in Germany is welcome to attend the Introductory Session.

During the Introductory Session informational material will be handed out and information will be given on
- international Degree Programmes in Germany (Bachelors, Masters, PhD),
- general entry requirements and application procedures to German universities
- DAAD scholarship programmes
- subject related information (eg. on studying medicine in Germany)
- visa requirements, among others.

The Introductory Session will be held on the 1st Thursday of every month between 4pm and 6.30pm at the Goethe-Institut (inner courtyard), which is located next to NAFTI. If the first Thursday of the month falls on a public holiday, the Introductory Session will take place the following Thursday.

Dates for the Introductory Sessions in 2017: 5th October, 2nd November, 7th December

After having participated in the Introductory Session, you are also most welcome to see us for individual consultation during our office hours at the Information Center Accra.

If invited by a group of people such as a student or professional association, Information Center staff is available to give talks on opportunities in higher education in Germany. To arrange an information event with the DAAD representative, please email us.