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Doctoral Students of Freie Universität

DAAD 1-Year- and Short-Term Scholarships

PhD students interested in doing research, working or writing in India, can apply for 1-Year- or Short-Term Scholarship by the DAAD. Further information can be obtained from the DAAD website.

Further information can be obtained from the Office for International Student Mobility, Brümmerstr. 52 (U-Bahnhof Thielplatz), 14195 Berlin, Tel: +49 (0)30 838-73930, E-Mail:

Partnerships (MoU's)

Freie Universität has singed partnership agreements (Memorandum of Understanding - MoU)  with Delhi University, IIT Madras and the University of Hyderabad about the exchange of graduate (students enrolled in Master's programs) and doctoral students. With a grant, the stay of 1-2 semesters can be funded. Please consider that beginning and end of the academic year in Berlin and India differ. For detailed information (deadlines, application procedure and grant amount), we kindly ask Master's and Doctoral students of Freie Universität to contact the university's International Affairs department, e-mail: