About Us

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The DAAD is represented in Ghana by the Information Centre Accra.  The DAAD Information Centre Accra (IC Accra) was established in October 2000. Since its establishment the IC has offered advice and information on all matters related to studying and doing research in Germany to thousands of Ghanaians and other West-Africans.

DAAD Information Centre Accra

Our office is located at: Goethe-Institut Ghana 30 Kakramadu Rd. East-Cantonments, Accra


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The DAAD supports about 500 lecturers in over 110 countries worldwide.



For general enquiries, you can please complete our contact form. We will get back to you in due course.



Get up-to-date with news on the higher educational landscape as well as calls for application of relevance to Ghana.


DAAD Ghana Events

Find out about events organised by DAAD Information Centre Accra.


Meet us in Accra, Ghana

We offer individual consultation and counselling on Mondays, Thursday and Fridays. Please book for an appointment prior to your visit.


Office location: Goethe-Institut Ghana

Our office is located within the premises of the Goethe Institut Ghana at East Cantonments, next to NAFTI.


DAAD Ghana Newsletter

A quarterly e-newsletter informing about DAAD scholarship programmes, higher education cooperation with Ghana among others...


Download & Publications

For further help and advice on studies, research in Germany, scholarships, student visa etc, visit our Download & Publications page.


About the DAAD

A brief look back at history shows that the DAAD has a long tradition of uniting people and academia.


July 2022 (Special Edition)

In this issue: My time as Director in Ghana: Lena Leumer | Alumni Spotlight: Prof. Kennedy A. Alatinga | Updates on Scholarship Database | Artificial Intelligence: Opportunity for PhD/Postdocs | Breaking the glass ceiling: First female Vice Chancellor for UHAS | Summer School 2022: African Centre for Career Enhancement & Skills Support (ACCESS)


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