DAAD Helmut Schmidt Programme for Graduates
Type: Master's Degree
Who: Arab students interested in studying in Germany
What: - Cover Tuition Fees - Flight - Health insurance cover in Germany. - A study and research grant.
Where: Partnering Universities in Germany
Program Length: 1 year
Deadline to Apply: 31 July 2021
Citizenship: Algeria, Bahrain, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, United Arab Emirates, Yemen
Destination Countries: Germany
Academic Subject(s): Business
With the Helmut-Schmidt-Programme, the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) offers highly qualified graduates from developing and emerging countries the chance to acquire a master’s degree in programs of particular relevance for the social, political and economic development in the students’ countries of origin.
Students accepted into the program are being educated in political science, law, economics and administration and prepared for future leading positions in their home countries.
The aim of the program is to further qualify future leaders from the areas of politics, law, business and administration based on the principles of good governance, and to prepare them for their future professional activities in a practice-oriented manner.
The skills and experiences gained in Germany will enable the funded individuals to contribute to establishing economic and social forms that are democratically-oriented and designed to overcome social inequalities in their home countries.
The program is funded by the German Federal Foreign Office.
– Cover Tuition Fees
– Health insurance coverage in Germany.
– A study and research grant.
Deadline: 31 July, 2021
– Nationality: Eligible countries include Algeria, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Palestine, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, and Yemen.
– Required languages: English level, very good; and German level, good.
– Hold a bachelor’s degree.
How to apply:
– For a list of required documents and instructions on how to apply, please see the announcement here.
– Applicants may send their applications to a maximum of two of the eight universities listed.
– Please note that applications may be rejected for formal reasons, if you submit any documents that are difficult to read.