Funding and scholarships for international students

HHU scholarships

Scholarships for HHU students

Heinrich Heine University offers scholarships for degree students fully enrolled at HHU:

Graduation grant

Fully enrolled international degree students at HHU who have got into a financially precarious situation in the final phase of their studies can apply for the STIBET graduation grant (“Studienabschluss-Stipendium”).

Details on the prerequisites for application and the conditions of the scholarship can be found in the call for applications. Applications are accepted continuously.




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Projectmanagement for International Students

Devin Ulavachathil

Building: 21.02
Floor/Room: 01.70
Phone +49 211 81-14744

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Further funding opportunities & scholarships

Scholarships for international students

Yet before starting your studies at HHU, you can search and apply for  scholarships. On the following websites, funding opportunities for students and researchers from abroad are compiled:

Please mind the respective eligibility conditions.

Further scholarships

Scholarships for students at German universities can be found on these websites:

Information and links on financing your studies

Further information on funding opportunities can be found in our

and on the following websites:

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Advice on financing your studies

Personal advice and detailed information on possibilities of financing your studies and scholarship opportunities are available from:

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Scholarships for exchange students and visiting researchers

HHU Exchange Scholarships

1-5 months during the semester

Exchange Scholarships - Call for Proposals

You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to fill in the proposal form. Download Acrobat Reader.

Scholarships for International Summer Course

2-4 weeks in August

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Erasmus+ exchange scholarships

As a student of Erasmus partner universities of HHU, you can apply for a stay as exchange student at Heinrich Heine University to the International Office of your home university. If you are accepted for the Erasmus+ mobility programme of the European Commission, you will be granted a partial scholarship (granted monthly) for your study stay at HHU.

⇒Information for Erasmus students at HHU

Contact person

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Monika Lent-Öztürk

Building: 21.02
Floor/Room: 01.72
Phone +49 211 81-10726

For information on the application procedure and deadlines, please consult the International Office of your home university.

NRW Scholarship Programme for students from the Middle East

The German state of North-Rhine Westphalia (NRW) offers short term scholarships for students from Israel, Palestine and Jordan for study and research stays at universities and research institutes: ⇒ NRW Middle East Scholarships.

Contact persons

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Dr. Anne Gellert

Building: 21.02
Floor/Room: 01.62
Phone +49 211 81-14107
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Elena Ganem-Bachmann

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Picture credits

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