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DAAD Scholarship 2020 for East and South African – Apply Now

DAAD Scholarship 2020 for East and South African – Apply Now

The “In-Country/In-Region Scholarship Programme” DAAD offers scholarships for Master and Ph.D. studies. The program is funded by the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and aims at university staff in the first line, without neglecting the public sector demand of academically trained personnel.

The target group for scholarships are graduates and postgraduates from SubSahara Africa with a first academic degree if applying for a Master’s program, or with a Master’s degree if applying for a doctoral program who want to pursue Master’s or Ph.D. courses in their home country (so-called In-Country scholarships) or in another Sub-Sahara African country (so-called In-Region scholarships).

It has been agreed upon that DAAD cooperates with CERM-ESA by offering up to 2 In-Country/In-Region Scholarships for Ph.D. studies as well as up to 6 InCountry/In-Region scholarships for Master studies at CERM-ESA for the intake 2020.


Eligible Fields:

The In-Country/ In-Region Scholarship Programme supports studies in subject areas with strong relevance to national development.
The scholarships at CERM-ESA are available in the following fields:


  • Ph.D. in Sociology of Education
  • Masters in Education

The duration

  • of the Ph.D. program is generally three years (regular period of studies)
  • of the Master, program is generally two years generally starting in September depending on the institution’s start date.


Application Closing Dates:
Application Closing Date at host institution: 31 January 2020
Application Closing Date at DAAD Portal (for pre-selected candidates only): 15 April 2020


For more details click here to download Announcement

Follow the links below to complete the application.

Ph.D. scholarship DAAD scholarship Master scholarship

DAAD portal


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