DAAD Information Centre Hong Kong


Contact Us:

Office Hours:
Monday to Friday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. or 7 p.m. for every 1st & 3rd Monday of each month (except public holidays)

Weekly Consultation Session (No Booking Required):
1st & 3rd Monday of each month, 4 - 7 p.m.
Every Tuesday, 10 a.m. - 12 noon or by appointment at least 1 day in advance  

***For consultation about PhD and research in Germany, please schedule an appointment via email with us. 

Email:  daadhk@hkbu.edu.hk
Tel:  (852) 3411 5326 / (852) 3411 2142
Fax:  (852) 3411 2749 

Room 1126, 11/F, 
Academic & Administration Building,
Hong Kong Baptist University,
Kowloon Tong,
Hong Kong

(Minibus 25M or 25MS at Kowloon Tong MTR station Exit B or D, get off at Carpark / 停車場)


This Information Centre was set up by the non-profit-making Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (DAAD) in Bonn, Germany in 2001 and is one of the 50+ information centres in the world. The centre is the only official organization representing all German universities in Hong Kong. We have the following major tasks: 

  1. Scholarship for the Best
    Supporting students and researchers in Germany and abroad who have demonstrated outstanding academic merit and wish to assume responsibility;
  2. Structures for Internationalization
    creating university structures which promote international qualification, mobility and dialogue, and thereby improve the quality of research and instruction; 
  3. Expertise for Academic Collaboration
    making our expertise in educational cultures and academic systems available in order to facilitate collaboration between academics and institutions.

Closure Announcement

Our office will be closed between 24/10 and 26/10, and will reopen on 29/10 15:00. For any enquiries, please leave a message by email (daadhk@hkbu.edu.hk), or on our Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/DAAD.HongKong/).

We apologize for any inconvenience caused.

Mit freundlichen Grüßen,

DAAD Team Hongkong & Macau

DAAD provides scholarships for "University Summer Courses offered in Germany for Foreign Students and Graduates" for Hong Kong region. To apply for the scholarship, proof of German language skills must be provided with the application. In principle, applicants must provide proof of a minimum language level of A2.

Therefore, DAAD Hongkong & Macau organizes the onSET German test, which is restricted for students who will be applying for the scholarship above. For further information about the application for the exam, please contact us by email (daadhk@hkbu.edu.hk). 2 exams would be taking place:

1st Exam Date:
Date: 7/11/2018
Time: 16:30 - 17:30
Venue: Hong Kong Baptist University

2nd Exam Date:
Date: 15/11/2018
Time: 14:30 - 15:30
Venue: Hong Kong Baptist University

Capacity for each session is limited, and the registration would be on a first-come-first-served basis. The results would be released in hard copy immediately after the examinations.

The onSET is a worldwide used language test in the C-test format and provides quick and accurate assessment of overall language proficiency in German, and is a standardized online placement test for learners of German as a foreign language who would like to assess their German language knowledge.

More information about the onSET German exam is available on the website: https://www.onset.de/en/language-placement-test-english-onset/

Upcoming Events

Monthly Consultation Session at Goethe Institut Hong Kong

Our representatives will hold this counselling session on studying opportunities in Germany.

In the first part of the session, there will be a brief introduction about basic information and advice on studying in Germany for school leavers, which will be followed by a Q&A session as the second part.

Please feel free to join us to learn more about study opportunity in Germany and chat with our colleagues!

Date: To be announced
Starting Time: 17:30
Venue: Library, GOETHE-INSTITUT HONGKONG, 14/F HK Arts Centre, 2, Harbour Road, Wanchai

More events will be coming up soon. Stay tuned!