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GERMAN DAAD SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS

GHANAIAN – GERMAN DOCTORAL TRAINING PROGRAMME 2018/2019 ACADEMIC YEAR

The Ghana Scholarships Secretariat in cooperation with the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) is offering a jointly funded scholarship to obtain a PhD degree at a German university or research institute for all subject areas.

 

ELIGIBILITY

Candidates must meet the following criteria

  • Ghanaian Citizen
  • Teaching staff at a Ghanaian Tertiary Institution
  • Master’s Degree at least B+ grade or equivalent
  • Most recent academic degree not older than 6 years by the time of application
  • Comprehensive research proposal, contact with potential German Supervisor
  • National Service Certificate

BENEFITS

  • Full Scholarship for the duration of the Phd studies (max. 45 months)
  • Preparatory German Language course of 6 months
  • Travel costs
  • Annual study and research allowance
  • Full Health, personal liability and accident insurance cover
  • Further individual allowances on application

APPLICATION DOCUMENTS:

  • Application Form
  • CV (Europass template:https://europass.cedefop.europa.eu/documents.curriculum-vitae)

 Abstract of the research proposal (max. 10 pages) including a detailed work and time table

  • Two academic reference letters from university professors
  • Invitation letter from the German Supervisor OR admission letter for a PhD degree programme
  • Certificates of all academic degrees with a Master’s of at least B+ or equivalent