DAAD funding to enable international students to complete their studies

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Target group and selection criteria

The scholarship supports international students with good academic achievments, who are in the final degree phase.

The recipient is chosen by an independent committee based on the following criteria:

  • Academic achievements
  • Voluntary commitment
  • Personal circumstances

Priority is given to applications from students of a Bachelor’s study programme.

Exclusion criterion:

  • Students on postgraduate study programmes are not eligible for funding!
  • Entitlement to BaföG (German state grant and loan)!


The scholarship is only available for the completion period stipulated when permission is granted to write the thesis. You must be in Germany during this period.