DAAD Scholarship Programmes


DAAD Development-Related Postgraduate Courses- Educating Professionals for Sustainable Development


The programme is designed to support study and research in areas which are relevant for developing countries. Applicants select from a catalogue of courses comprising

  • Graduate programmes leading to a Master's degree ,
  • PhD programmes.

Two years of professional experience are a general pre-condition. Candidates without the minimum professional experience are not eligible to apply.

Programme announcement

See in addition:

Guideline: How to write a Letter of motivation

Guideline: How to write a Research proposal (PhD only)

Deadline of application: 

Please check the relevant deadlines of the universities given in the booklet.


Applications have to be sent to the respective university directly!

Incomplete applications cannot be considered.