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Scholarships for study stays abroad

ERASMUS programme

  • Stays abroad with the ERASMUS programme
    ERASMUS is a European Commission programme that funds study visits and internships abroad as well as the mobility of teaching and other staff.
  • ERASMUS Mundus Joint Master Degrees
    The programme offers German and international students the possibility to participate in an international Master degree programme that includes at least two mobility windows in two different European countries. Scholarships are awarded to highly qualified students who are selected for this programme.

HHU scholarships for a stay abroad

Further funding programmes for students

Target countrySponsorScholarship/Programme
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German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)Fact sheet: DAAD Annual Scholarships(pdf)
Eidam & PartnerE+P International Scholarship
Rotary International Distrikt 1870International Scholarship
Bayer FoundationsInternational scholarships for natural scientists and physicians
German Academic Scholarship FoundationMercator Fellowship on International Affairs - Scholarships for young academics in the area of international cooperation
VariousCollege ContactScholarships for stays abroad
International Education Centre (IEC)IEC semester scholarships
magoo_international GmbHGrants for studies abroad
Sprachreisen.org in cooperation with Sprachreisen-Ratgeber.deScholarships for language courses abroad via Sprachreisen.org and Sprachreisen-Ratgeber.de
Central & Eastern EuropeGerman Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)GO EAST - Summer schools in Eastern Europe
Robert Bosch FoundationProgramme for foreign language assistants in Eastern Europe and China
German Academic Scholarship Foundation

Cities in Eastern Europe

RussiaGerman Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)Russia in Practice
EstoniaArchimedes Foundation (Estonia)Scholarships sponsored by the Estonian government
PolandPolish Ministry of Science and Higher Education Scholarships for study and research visits as well as language courses
Czech RepublicGerman-Czech Fund for the Future (DTZF)Scholarships for a one or two-semeester stay in the Czech republic
FranceFranco-German Youth Office (DFJW)Various programmes
Great BritainThe Rhodes TrustRhodes Scholarships für Masters/doctoral studies in Oxford
Australia/ New Zealand










GOstraliaScholarships for Australia


Scholarships for New Zealand


Scholarships for Australia and New Zealand
STUDIUM-DOWNUNDERScholarships for Australia and New Zealand
New Zealand governmentFull scholarship for a Masters degree programme at Victoria University in Wellington in the field of political science
Asia ExchangeScholarships for Asia
Heinz Nixdorf Foundation/GIZHeinz Nixdorf programme for the promition of Asia-Pacific-related work experience for the next generation of German managers




German Academic Scholarship FoundationScholarships for China
Robert Bosch FoundationProgramme for foreign language assistants in Eastern Europe and China
Confucius Institute
  • Semester scholarships
  • Annual scholarships
  • Masters studies in "Chinese as a Foreign Language"
JapanAcademic Foundation for German-Japanese Cultural Exchange (Studienwerk für Deutsch-Japanischen Kulturaustausch)Scholarship programme "Experience Japan"
German Academic Scholarship Foundation

Scholarships for Japan

USAFulbright Commission
German Academic Scholarship Foundation/ McCloy-ProgrammMasters scholarships for Harvard Kennedy School
German Academic Scholarship Foundation/ ERP Scholarship ProgrammeStudy and research in the USA
Federation of German-American ClubsScholarships for a two-semester study visit in the USA
Zeit FoundationArnold Heidsieck scholarships for a one or two-semester stay in the USA
MexikoMexican governmentScholarships for study and research in Mexico

Studies and Internships in Europe

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Sabrina Sandmann

Building: 21.02
Phone +49 211 81-10220

Office Hours

Individual Consultation
(after having visited the group consultation or the departmental coordinator in your institute):

• Tuesday: 10 am to 11 am

• Wednesday: 11 am to 12 am

At the moment, the individual consultuation can only take place via telephone; just call during the hours mentioned. You have the possibility to arrange personal consultation appointments by phone or e-mail.

Studies and Internships Overseas

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Renate Thamm

Building: 21.02
Phone +49 211 81-15364

Office Hours

Group Consultation Overseas (initial advice):
every 2nd und 4th Wednesday of the month during the lecture period,
10.10-10.40 am (please be punctual)

Individual Consultation:

• Monday
11 am to 11.30 am

• Thursday
10 am to 10.30 am

From July onwards, the consultation hours on Monday will again be held as attendance consultation hours. Consultation hours on Thursday will continue to be offered by telephone.

No advice from 6. until 17.7. and from 27. until 31.7.


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