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 are pleased to inform you that the DAAD Nairobi Office will begin its face to face consultation hours in July, every Wednesdays, 10 am to 12 pm EAT.
Please note also, that the regular visiting hours remain; every Thursdays from 10:00 am to 11:00 am EAT, Web Seminars also remain as scheduled.
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 sessions that give us the opportunity to come together virtually, share information and discuss questions immediately – all from the safety of our homes.
You will be guided by our moderator from the DAAD Office Nairobi. The online seminar addresses all participants from the East African region and is free of charge.
Please see the schedule for more information and feel free to register for participation.
Attention: In order to participate, you need to download the tool Adobe Connect at first to be able to enter, as well as a computer with a stable internet connection. Please feel free to share this information with others.
Web Seminars 2022
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The German doctorate enjoys an outstanding reputation in all disciplines. This webinar provides an overview of the different options and explains the formal requirements for pursuing a Ph.D. in Germany.
This event is now past.
DAAD Nairobi Special Series on PhD in Germany, part 2: My research proposal – my key to obtaining a DAAD PhD scholarship
In this web seminar, we will cover the following topics: How do I identify a research topic/ gap? How do I use e-resources to write my proposal? How do I use reference management software to help write my proposal?
This event is now past.
In this session, we will shed light on the two ways of doing a PhD in Germany: Joining a structured PhD programme, or working with an individual supervisor. What is the difference? What is the best option for me? How do I approach my choice in practical terms? What do I need to do?
Date: Wednesday, 17 August 2022
Time: 2 pm – 3pm EAT
This web seminar is for those who are planning to or are in the process of submitting their application documents through the online platform. It elaborates on the DAAD Ph.D. application process through the online portal.
Date: Wednesday, 14 September 2022
Time: 2 pm – 3 pm EAT