Find Funding

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Here you can find information on various kinds of DAAD funding for students, graduates and postdocs as well as on funding offered by other organisations.

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Master's Degree

The DAAD offers diverse scholarship schemes Ghanaian applicants. These includes Master scholarships for selected study programmes in Germany and in other partner institutions in sub-Saharan Africa (In-country/In-region programmes).

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PhD Level

The DAAD offers a variety of research grants for postgraduate students aiming for PhD /doctoral studies. Some are of specific relevance to Ghanaians/applicants from sub-Saharan Africa.

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Post-docs, Scientists, Researchers

The DAAD offers a range of opportunities for doctoral candidates and academics with a doctoral degree. Here you will find a non-exhaustive overview.

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Other Scholarships

In addition to the scholarship offers for graduates, doctoral candidates and postdocs, there is an array of further options with more specific target groups.

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Other funding schemes

Here you can find information on various kinds of DAAD funding for students, graduates and postdocs as well as on funding offered by other selected organisations.


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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My Guide

Based on your academic background and interests, My GUIDE will find suitable study programmes for you. Check your entrance qualification and contact your favourite university.


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