In 2020, the DAAD-TUAF In-Country/In-Region Master Scholarship Programme was offered to foster strong and internationally oriented higher education systems with the capacity to contribute to sustainable development. Scholarships are granted for development-related Master studies of individuals who plan to pursue a career in teaching and/or research at a higher education institution in their home region or in South East Asia.
By training future academic professionals and leaders, the DAAD-TUAF In-Country/In-Region Master Scholarship Programme contributes to the following long-term impacts:
To achieve these long-term impacts, the following outcomes have been formulated as programme objectives:
Programme objective 1:
Graduates are qualified to take on responsible positions in or for their region of origin
Programme objective 2:
The participation of women and underprivileged groups is reinforced
Programme objective 3:
Organizational, financial, and personal capacities of partner institutions are strengthened
The scholarships at TUAF are available in the following field:
Master Program of Environmental Science
Covers tuition and other school fees; study and research allowance; printing allowance; stipend for food, lodging and incidental expenses; travel allowance (In-Region only); and insurance.
DAAD-TUAF In-Country/In-Region scholarship holders are also encouraged to apply for a research grant in Germany for 2 to 6 months, at the time of application. The short-term research scholarship includes:
Interested applicants who would like to apply for the DAAD-TUAF In-Country / In-Region Master Program Scholarship must follow two steps below.
TUAF university will screen, pre-select (according to DAAD selection criteria), and short-list applicants. DAAD reserves the right of final selection.
Deadline for submission of the application to the TUAF university: 21 February 2021.
Pre-selected candidates are provided with the link to the DAAD-Portal. They are asked to log into the DAAD portal, register and submit a DAAD application.
The required documents to be submitted should be in English:
Application Forms and Information Brochures
For further information about the TUAF-DAAD In-Country/In-Region Master Scholarship Programme, you may check this Call for Scholarship Application 2021(PDF).
Deadline for submission of the application to DAAD portal: 16 March 2021.