Despite the difficult circumstances in the current pandemic, we remain committed to serving potential students of German universities, our scholarship holders, alumni and partners with information about our work.
We have introduced a series of online seminars that inform about study and research in Germany, funding opportunities, learning German and other topics related to DAAD programmes. Our online seminars are live and interactive online sessions that give us the opportunity to come together virtually, share information and discuss questions immediately - all from the safety of our homes.
Participation is free of charge. Please see the schedule for more information. Click the date to register.
DAAD Nairobi Special series on PhD in Germany
My German PhD – how can I achieve my goal?
Germany’s higher education institutions enjoy an excellent reputation. Teaching and research provide key impulses for innovation and progress. German universities and research institutes offer multiple opportunities for PhD research. This online seminar will provide an overview of the German research landscape, funding options and how to approach the next application deadline of October 31.
My research proposal – my key to winning a DAAD PhD scholarship
This online seminar will focus on your research proposal whose quality and relevance are important factors that determine a scholarship award.
Supervisor or structured programme?
This online seminar will focus on the choice of your PhD path: What is the best option for me? How do I approach my choice in practical terms? What do I need to do?
How do I apply through the DAAD portal?
This is a seminar for those who are planning to or are in the process of submitting their application documents through this online application platform.