International exchange: More requests for scholarships abroad

Interest in the scholarship programs of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) has increased. Compared to the previous year, around 60% more German students applied for DAAD scholarships in Western Europe and North America, especially for master’s courses. This is the result of a preliminary assessment of the number of applicants for 2021, which the … Read more

German aid to Afghan scientists and students | Asia | DW

State universities closed, teaching staff salaries unpaid for months, gender segregation in private universities, poor future prospects for scholars, especially scientists and students: about three and a half months after arrival under the power of the Taliban, the academic landscape in Afghanistan appears bleak. Given this situation, scientists with ties to the West are trying … Read more