Other contacts and organisations

What are the requirements for a successful funding application?

Unfortunately, the German research landscape is very diverse and regulations often vary depending on the university, research institution or funding organisation.

We can provide you with general information about the German research landscape and basic guidance on scientific career options. For detailed and individual advice we suggest you to contact one of the following institutions directly: 

For information about the scholarships of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) you can contact the DAAD Infocenter.

If you have questions that relate to the regulations of a certain university, you can contact their International Office. There is one international office in every German university and they can give advice to international students and researchers.

An overview of all German universities and their institutes is provided by the Geman Rectors' Conference.
Furthermore, there are national portals of the European Comission's programme EURAXESS.

Also take a look here and here.