Application Timeline: Deadline – 31 July

Scholarship Value: Full Scholarship

Starting Date: September 2021

Number of Scholarships : Not Determined

Scholarship Duration: Depends on the degree programme (1-2 years)

Location: Various cities in Germany, Europe

Germany is well known for its quality tertiary education that attract various students around the globe. Do you have dreams of completing your master’s degree in one of Germany’s prestigious universities? If your answer is yes, then this is a perfect opportunity for you.

Apply for the DAAD Helmut-Schmidt-Programme Masters Scholarships for Public Policy and Good Governance. If you have a background in Political Sciences, Economics, Development Studies, Local Governance, just to name a few, please do not miss this opportunity

Host Universities

  • Development Studies : University of Passau
  • Management in Non-Profit Organizations : Hochschule Osnabruck University
  • Master of Arts in Development and Governance : University of Duisburg-Essen
  • Master of Public Management : University of Potsdam
  • Master of Governance and Public Policy : University of Passau
  • Peace and Conflict Studies : Universität Magdeburg
  • Master of Public Policy : Willy Brandt School of Public Policy at the University of Erfurt
  • MA Analysis and Design of Social Protection Systems : Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg

Target Group

Please see if your country is eligible in the following link:

Conditions, Eligibility, Requirements and Benefits

  • The courses are taught in either English or German depending on the host university.
  • If you are selected, you will be entitled to a monthly stipend of 800 Euros. Health insurance, travel allowance, research subsidy, allowances for spouses or children are also included.
  • If you cannot speak German, you will be offered a free six-month German language course from April 2021 to September 2021.
  • If you are willing to apply, please make sure that your undergraduate/bachelor’s degree is not more than six years.
  • You are also not required to have stayed in Germany for more than 15 months to be eligible for this opportunity.

How to apply?

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  1. I’m Vusumuzi Ncube current staying in Botswana hereby seeking for scholarship to continue with my degree in Accounting Associated Technician.
    I will be more greatful If my request get accepted.

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