DAAD Scholarships 2017/18

The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) offers scholarships for post-graduate studies and research to Malaysian nationals for the academic year 2017/2018.

1. PhD Scholarships
    a) Research Grants - Doctoral Programmes in Germany
    b) Research Grants - Bi-nationally Supervised Doctoral Degrees (sandwich programme)
    Deadline: 15 October every year
    How to apply: Frequently Asked Questions

    Download: The German Doctorate - A guide for doctoral candidates

    Information on How to Find a Supervisor

    Please browse through our leaflet and presentation slides for information on How to Write a Research Proposal. We have also prepared a video on the same topic.

2. Master's Scholarship: Scholarships for Development - Related Postgraduate Courses (with Relevance to Developing Countries) (EPOS).
    Deadline: Various dates depending on universities (August, September, October 2017)
                    All applications must be submitted directly to the respective universities.

    Download: i)  Requirements
                    ii)  List of funded courses
                    iii) Full course description

3. Study Visits to Germany for group of foreign students.

4. Re-Invitation programme for former scholarship holder.

5. DLR - DAAD Research Felowships (PhD and PostDoc in the fields of Aeronautics, Space, Energy and Transportation at a DLR institute).

6. Scholarship for German nationals:
    DAAD also offers scholarships to German scientists who are currently in Malaysia and plan to return to Germany. For more details, please log on to:

    Rueckgewinnung deutscher Wissenschaftler aus dem Ausland.