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Which requirements do I have to fulfill for a DAAD scholarship?

In addition to the general admission requirements you have to fulfill the following for a scholarship.

To be eligible for one of the DAAD scholarships, you should have obtained your last university degree no longer than 6 years ago. You should be able to prove that you are among the best 30% of your graduating class.

Furthermore, you need to submit proof of at least two years of working experience after your first degree – including a recommendation letter from your employer and university. Please note the general standards for the submission of additional documents that are listed here. To apply for a scholarship you have to upload all required documents – including language certificates – within your online application by the application deadline.

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