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Web Session: Pre-Departure Briefing for Germany-bound Students

February 7, 2023, 3:00 PM to February 7, 2023, 4:00 PM

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Web Session : Masters in Germany

February 14, 2023, 3:00 PM to February 14, 2023, 4:00 PM

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Panel Discussion: Research and Career Opportunities in Biology and allied Sciences

February 15, 2023, 3:00 PM to February 15, 2023, 4:00 PM

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My Student Journey: Mrinmoy tells his Story

February 16, 2023, 3:00 PM to February 16, 2023, 4:00 PM

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Web Session: PhD in Germany

February 21, 2023, 3:00 PM to February 21, 2023, 4:00 PM

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Web Session : Bachelors in Germany

February 28, 2023, 3:00 PM to February 28, 2023, 4:00 PM

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News

The call for Postdoc-NeT-AI 04/2023 is out! The focus of this edition – which will take place from 24 – 28 April 2023 – is on Generative Models in Machine Learning. The application deadline is 27 February 2023.

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The team at the DAAD Regional Office New Delhi together with the teams at Information Points in Bengaluru, Chennai, Pune, Colombo and Dhaka takes this opportunity to thank you for the year that is coming to an end and wishes you a happy and fulfilling year 2023!

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The DAAD, AIU and UEFISCDI invite you, to be a part of the iHED conference from 1 to 3 March 2023. Submit proposals for a 15-minute presentation. Individual as well as joint presentations are welcome. Submission Deadline: 15 January 2023

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Selected 50 educators of North Central province of Sri Lanka took part in a session organised by DAAD on 17 December 2022 about “Why Germany & Higher Education Opportunities”.

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Study and Research

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Studying in Germany

Germany has many different kinds of universities that offers Bachelors, Master, PhD and more - all in excellent quality. But with so many to choose from, it's not always easy to navigate your way through the university landscape. Help is right here for you!

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Cooperation Programmes and Funding - South Asia

Get to know various funding schemes for the South Asian region that the DAAD offers or is involved in, of course in the sphere of higher education and research. The CALL FOR PROPOSALS for iHED - International Higher Education Dialogue CONFERENCE 2023 is out!

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German Studies

There are many reasons for learning and studying the German language: better career prospects, a desired study or research stay in Germany, as well as cultural, political or economic interests. If you are a student or teacher of German studies, then this is the page for you!

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DAAD Alumni South Asia

The DAAD would like to keep in touch with you even after your funding period has ended. This longstanding relationship between you and the DAAD expands in the form of a strong network over the South Asian region – India, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, and Sri Lanka.

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Bachelor Studies

Germany is renowned for the excellent quality of education it provides. A bachelor's degree comes right after higher secondary and as a number of different examination boards come in play at this stage, a close look at eligibility for a German bachelor's programme assumes importance.

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Master Studies

Every year, thousands of international students choose to do their Master's in Germany. There are very good reasons for this. These include among others International Programmes taught in English, excellent quality of education, no tuition fees, promising career opportunities and above all the vibrant social and cultural milieu.

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PhD Studies

Germany’s higher education institutions enjoy an excellent reputation. Teaching and research provide key impulses for innovation and progress. The German doctorate enjoys an outstanding reputation in all disciplines.

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Network and Connect!

  • DAAD Young Ambassadors

    Young Ambassadors are students who have studied or carried out research at a university or a research centre in Germany and are interested in promoting Germany as a destination for higher learning.

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  • DAAD Research Ambassadors

    DAAD has an extensive network of Research Ambassadors spread over India, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal and Sri Lanka. They have been involved in advanced research projects in Germany and are interested in promoting research in Germany among peers and students.

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German News Service

(F)actually healthy: How myths complicate the fight against HIV

(F)actually healthy: How myths complicate the fight against HIV

Misinformation and half-knowledge about the virus still result in thousands of preventable HIV infections. The (f)actually segment gets to the bottom of some common myths surrounding the subject.

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Does it make sense to switch to heat pumps in older buildings?

Does it make sense to switch to heat pumps in older buildings?

In light of the energy crisis, demand for heat pumps is on the rise — even for older buildings. Here's a breakdown of whether it makes sense to switch and why proper consultation beforehand is key.

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Starlings and their fascinating flight formations

Starlings and their fascinating flight formations

These birds form incredible, moving shapes in the sky that researchers believe serve a key purpose: safety. These so-called murmurations are also a treat for observers and photographers.

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Testosterone - what it is and how it affects health

Testosterone - what it is and how it affects health

Testosterone is the primary sex hormone in males and plays a key role in reproduction, growth, and maintenance of a healthy body. But what happens when T-levels drop? And how can you prevent that happening? DW's Derrick Williams is 'asking for a friend'.

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Methane: What's the big deal?

Methane: What's the big deal?

Methane leaking from pipelines on the floor of the Baltic Sea are only the tip of the iceberg: Scientists have reported that methane emissions from the oil and gas industry are far worse than previously thought.

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Water scarcity triggers fierce competition — also in Germany

Water scarcity triggers fierce competition — also in Germany

Climate change threatens to dry up the planet and the global water crisis sees the competition for water becoming ever more fierce. Conflicts over the scarce commodity are increasing everywhere. Even in Germany.

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