DAAD Scholarships 2020-2021 ANNOUNCED- Grab A Scholarship

Germany ANNOUNCES DAAD Scholarships 2020-2021 (FULLY FUNDED with Monthly Stipend) for International Students for Masters and PhD Applications – HURRY UP

DAAD Scholarships 2020-2021 (fully funded with monthly stipend) have been announced and the applications from international students are being welcomed for Masters and PhDs

Germany has announced DAAD Scholarships 2020-2021. The applications are now being invited for these scholarships for the year 2020-2021 for postgraduate programs. These are fully funded scholarships targeted to all international students from across the globe. Applications will be accepted for Masters and PhD programs only.

DAAD Scholarships 2020-2021 will be offered in designated universities with a wider range of academic fields and majors. Students can select the universities and their majors according to their fields. DAAD supports more than 100,000 German and international students.

Duration for these scholarships by DAAD will be 1 to 2 years for Masters (depending on institution) and 3 years for PhD.

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DAAD Scholarships 2020-2021 in Germany Details:

Country: Germany

Scholarships Awarded By: Funded by the BMZ (Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development)

Financial Coverage: Fully Funded

Programs: Masters and PhD

Duration: 12 Months, 24 Months and 36 Months

Deadline: Varies

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Courses and List of Universities for Postgraduate Programs:

Below mentioned are the programs and the universities participating in DAAD Scholarships 2020-2021. Let’s check them out.

Economic Sciences/Business Administration/Political Economics

Course: Master’s Programme in International and Development Economics – MIDE

University: Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft (HTW) Berlin

Course: MSc Development Economics

University Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

Course: Small Enterprise Promotion and Training

University: Universität Leipzig

Development Cooperation

Course: Development Management

University: Ruhr-Universität Bochum

Course: Geography of Environmental Risks and Human Security
University: Universität Bonn and United Nations Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS)

Course: Bonn International Graduate School for Development Research (BIGS-DR)
University: Universität Bonn, Zentrum für Entwicklungsforschung (ZEF)

Course: Sustainable Development Management
University: Hochschule Rhein-Waal, Campus Kleve

DAAD Scholarships 2020-2021
DAAD Scholarships 2020-2021

Engineering and Related Sciences

Course: Hydro Science and Engineering
University: Technische Universität Dresden

Course: Textile and Ready-Made Clothing Technology
University: Technische Universität Dresden

Course: Master of Engineering in “Energy and Environmental Management in Developing Countries” (formerly SESAM)
University: Europa-Universität Flensburg

Course: Water Resources and Environmental Management – WATENV
University: Leibniz Universität Hannover

Course: Postgraduate Programme Renewable Energy – PPRE
University: Universität Oldenburg

Course: Photogrammetry and Geoinformatics
University: Hochschule für Technik Stuttgart

Course: Master’s Program Infrastructure Planning
University: Universität Stuttgart

Course: Air Quality Control, Solid Waste and Waste Water Process Engineering (WASTE)
University: Universität Stuttgart

Course: Natural Hazards and Risks in Structural Engineering – NHRE
University: Bauhaus-Universität Weimar

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Course: PhD-Programme “Mathematics in Industry and Commerce” – MIC
University: Technische Universität Kaiserslautern

Regional and Urban Planning

Course: Urban Management – UM
University: Technische Universität Berlin

Course: SPRING – Regional Development Planning and Management
University: Technische Universität Dortmund

Course: Master of Science Integrated Urbanism and Sustainable Design – MSc. IUSD
University: Universität Stuttgart

Agricultural and Forest Sciences

Course: Agricultural Sciences and Resource Management in the Tropics and Subtropics – ARTS
University: Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn

Course: Tropical Forestry
University: Technische Universität Dresden

Course: IPPAE: International Ph.D. Program in Agricultural Economics, Bioeconomy and Rural Development
University: Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen and Universität Hohenheim

Course: Tropical and International Forestry
University: Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

Course: Agricultural Economics – AgEcon
University: Universität Hohenheim

Course: Master of Science in International Horticulture
University: Leibniz Universität Hannover

Natural and Environmental Sciences

Course: M.Sc. Marine Biology – International Studies in Aquatic Tropical Ecology (ISATEC)
University: Universität Bremen

Course: Environmental Governance – MEG
University: Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg

Course: Landscape Ecology and Nature Conservation – LENC
University: Universität Greifswald

Course: Natural Resources Management and Development (NRM)/Integrated Water Resources Management (IWRM)/Renewable Energy Management (REM)
University: Technische Hochschule Köln

University: Institute for Technology and Resources Management in the Tropics and Subtropics (ITT)

Course: Integrated Water Resources Management – IWRM MSc Joint Exchange Program with a focus on the Middle East and Northern Africa Region

University: Technische Hochschule Köln, Institute for Technology and Resources Management in the Tropics and Subtropics (ITT) and German Jordanian University (GJU), Jordan

Course: Environment and Resources Management (ENREM) – Focus Latin America
University: Technische Hochschule Köln, Institute for Technology and Resources Management in the Tropics and Subtropics (ITT) and Autonomous University of San Luis Potosi (UASLP), Mexico

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Medicine/Public Health

Course: Master of Science in International Health (Berlin)
University: Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin,
University: Freie Universität Berlin and Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Course: Master of Science in Global Urban Health
University: Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg

Course: Master of Science in International Health (Heidelberg)
University: Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg

Social Sciences, Education and Law

Course: Vocational Education and Personnel Capacity Building
University: Technische Universität Dresden

Course: International Education Management – INEMA
University: Ludwigsburg University of Education (PH Ludwigsburg) and Helwan University Cairo, Egypt

Course: Master of Laws in Intellectual Property and Competition Law
University: Munich Intellectual Property Law Center (MIPLC)

Media Studies

Course: International Media Studies
University: Deutsche Welle Akademie, Universität Bonn, and Hochschule Bonn Rhein-Sieg

Complete list of universities and courses for DAAD Scholarships 2020-2021 with deadlines is HERE

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Which Financial Benefits You Will Get?

The brilliance and  most interesting about these DAAD Scholarships 2020-2021 is that they are fully funded and will cover all expenses to study free in Germany. Besides, the students will receive monthly stipend of 850 Euros for Masters and 1200 Euros for PhD students. Health, accidental and personal liability insurance will also be covered. If your travel allowances are not covered by your home country or some other source, then this scholarship will also cover your travel allowances.

Scholarship holders could also be benefited with the following benefits (under certain circumstances):

  • Monthly allowance for accompanying members of the family
  • Monthly rent subsidy

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Eligibility Criteria:


  • Developing countries’ students are allowed to apply.
  • Must possess a Bachelor’s degree (4 years course) in an appropriate subject
  • Degrees should not be more than 6 years old
  • Must have at least 2 years working experience
  • English language requirements are based on the program chosen, please have a look at a brochure for details HERE

Required Documents:

  • DAAD Scholarships 2020-2021 application form can be found under ‘Application Procedure’.
  • A hand-signed CV (please use the Europass specimen form: http://europass.cedefop.europa.eu/
  • A hand-signed letter of motivation (with reference to current occupation), maximum of 2 pages
  • Academic letters of recommendation (the letters must have a letterhead, a signature, and an official stamp and must be of recent date)
  • Professional letters of recommendation from your employer (the letter must have a letterhead, a signature, and an official stamp and must be of recent date)
  • Confirmation of employment from the employer in your home country and (if possible – a guarantee of reemployment).
  • Proof of language abilities:
    • English – TOEFL or IELTS (Note: academic TOEFL will be accepted only)
    • German – necessary for the courses taught in German; for the courses taught in English, if available
  • (certified*) copies of awarded academic degrees (certified translation if necessary)
  • (certified*) copies of academic transcripts (certified translation if necessary)

Please check complete requirements HERE

Deadline for Application Submission:

Last date to apply for the DAAD Scholarships 2020-2021 varies from university to university and course to course because each university has a different deadline. Students can check the deadlines here for their respective programs HERE

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How to Apply:

Applications will be submitted online. Links for application submission are mentioned under. You need to select your country and then read further directions for application submission.




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