Research Grants

© DAAD/Volker Lannert

Research Grants are awarded to highly qualified candidates who have completed a master’s degree, or in exceptional cases, a bachelor’s degree at the latest by the time they begin their grant-supported research.

Medical student draws atoms on a glass wall in the lab.

Research Grants

DAAD research grants offers doctoral students and postdocs the opportunity to pursue short- or long-term research projects in Germany.

Three researchers with technical equipment in the test lab.

Cotutelle Doctoral Programs

The Cotutelle Doctoral Programs in Germany research grant offers funding for students to pursue bi-national doctoral degree programs.

Student sits at home at her laptop and study.

German Studies Research Grant

This specialized DAAD program offers German Studies Research Grants to highly-qualified undergraduate and graduate students who are nominated by the professor supervising their research project. The grant may be used for short-term research (one to two months) in Germany.

Advertisements by German Universities

Kick-start your future career in Financial Management at Coburg Univer...

If you are interested in management and finance our premium MBA program Financial Management could be just right for you! The program features an optional Dual Degree from UniSC Australia and a Bloomb...


International Master’s program Mind, Brain and Behavior

Are you interested in studying human perception and behavior with state-of-the-art experimental and neuroscience methods? Join our Master’s program in Germany!


Truly international – Study at ESB Business School!

Do you want to study in the heart of Germany, Europe’s strongest and most dynamic economy? Come to ESB Business School at Reutlingen University!


Boost your career skills with online courses from Freie Universität Be...

Enhance key competencies in communication, leadership, diversity, and sustainability. Gain practical knowledge for your (future) job and a certificate from Freie Universität Berlin.


M.A. Justicia y desigualdades - Apply now until 15 August!

The new Spanish-taught programme at Giessen University (JLU), founded in 1607, equips you with key skills to make a difference in complex social processes on a global level. Discover your opportunitie...



Screenshot of map with location of DAAD-office marked