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DAAD Study Scholarships - Postgraduate Studies in the Field of Architecture

DAAD Study Scholarships - Postgraduate Studies in the Field of Architecture







Fully Funded



Sep 25, 2024

More details :

The DAAD Study Scholarships for Postgraduate Studies in Architecture offer a unique opportunity for international students to advance their education in Germany. This scholarship supports postgraduate studies in fields such as Architecture, Interior Design, Monument Conservation, Urban Planning, and Landscape Architecture. By studying in Germany, students gain access to top-tier education, innovative research, and a rich cultural experience.

Why Apply?
  • World-Class Education: Germany is known for its excellent education system, particularly in the field of architecture.

  • Research Opportunities: Access to cutting-edge research and innovative projects.

  • Cultural Experience: Living and studying in Germany provides a rich cultural experience and the chance to build a global network.

  • Financial Support: Comprehensive financial support covering living expenses, travel, and health insurance.

  • Career Advancement: A degree from a German institution is highly respected worldwide and can significantly enhance career prospects.

Eligibility :

To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must:

  • Have completed their first degree in architecture or a related field.

  • Have graduated no more than six years before the application deadline.

  • Not have resided in Germany for more than 15 months at the application deadline.

Required documents :
  • Online Application Form: Complete on the DAAD portal.

  • Curriculum Vitae: Up to 3 pages.

  • List of Publications: If applicable, up to 10 pages.

  • Motivation Letter: 1-2 pages, detailing reasons for the project in Germany.

  • Research Proposal: Up to 10 pages, including previous research and schedule.

  • Confirmation of Supervision: From academic supervisor or proof of admission.

  • Recommendation Letter: Recent and from a university teacher.

  • Language Proficiency Proof: Certificates not older than 2 years (TOEFL, IELTS, etc.).

  • Certificates and Translations: All academic certificates with translations if needed.

  • Identification Document: Valid passport, ID card, driver license, or student identity card.

  • Work Samples: Portfolio of previous work in architecture.

How to apply :
  • Register on the DAAD Portal: Create an account and fill out the online application form.

  • Request Recommendation Form: Generate and send it to a university teacher for completion.

  • Prepare Application Documents: Translate documents if necessary, scan, and save in PDF format.

  • Submit Work Samples: Upload work samples to the DAAD media database after initial application acceptance.

  • Submit Application Online: Upload all required documents in PDF format and submit the application.

The Scholarship Benefits:

The scholarship provides:

  • A monthly stipend of €934.

  • Travel allowance.

  • Health, accident, and personal liability insurance.

  • A one-off study allowance.

  • Additional benefits for rent, family members, disability-related costs, and language courses.

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