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DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst
DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst
Welcome to the Homepage of the DAAD Information Centre Sydney!

The DAAD Information Centre Sydney welcomes you to Australia's first internet portal on higher education in Germany! Here you will find up to date information on studying, research and living in Germany - right in the heart of Europe!

Why opt for Germany? There are many answers to that question...
As a student, you can profit from a high-standard, globally recognised tertiary education system and have access to tuition free University education. Experience the strongest European economy through internships in German companies during your vacational periods!

You would like to carry out research? Germany plays a leading role in international science and research - it's certainly the place where you can get in touch with the German as well as the international scientific community. Spending time in Germany for research is regarded as a career booster all over the world!

And last but not least, you will enjoy German hospitality, a rich cultural heritage and unlimited travel possibilities within Germany and the whole of Europe!


Here's how you can contact us:

The best way to contact us is by email. If you would like to come and talk to us in person, we're happy to do so - however it is best to make an appointment by email first in order to avoid disappointment should the office not be attended.

DAAD Information Centre
c/o Goethe-Institut Sydney
90 Ocean Street
Woollahra NSW 2025
ph 02 8356 8345 (usually Tuesdays and Thursdays)
f 02 8356 8314

Our director, Joern Hausner, also teaches at the University of Sydney:

Department of Germanic Studies
School of Languages and Cultures, Faculty of Arts
University of Sydney NSW 2006
Brennan MacCallum Building (= A 18), Room 521
ph 02 9351 3116
f 02 9351 2319












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German Universities present themselves:

Düsseldorf and Berlin live 2015: Learn German – Discover Germany! German for Studying, Business, and Exams: Year-round and Summer Courses. Pre-study or job qualification programs, Medical German, TestDaF, DSH.

Study Europe and the European Union from the unique vantage point of one of Germany‘s most prestigious universities! The Winter Program at University of Tübingen offers a short-term study abroad experience and the possibility of obtaining course credit. The Winter Program is open to undergraduate students and adult learners. Seminars are conducted entirely in English and include excursions to Berlin, Strasbourg, Frankfurt and relevant companies. Application deadline November 14!

The School of Integrated Climate System Sciences (SICSS) at Universität Hamburg is the only graduate school that gives you the unique opportunity to combine your study of observing, modeling and predicting the earth system with studies in economics and social sciences. Their high quality M.Sc. “Integrated Climate System Sciences” (ICSS) lets you study in English, with renowned scientists from around the world. Learn more!

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We also have direct links to the most popular fields:

Computer Science (Master, University)
Computer Science (Master, Univ. of Applied Sciences)