The Graduate School Scholarship Program (GSSP) of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) is offering twointernational PhD scholarships to research and complete a doctorate within the “Languages and Cultures of the Silk Road” program at the Berlin Graduate School of Ancient Studies (BerGSAS). We welcome applications from highly qualified graduates from the academic fields of Central and East Asian Archaeology, Central Asian studies, Iranian studies, Turkology.
It’s a highly lucrative PhD scholarship.
HOW MANY SCHOLARSHIPS ARE AVAILABLE?
Two (2) PhD scholarships.
IS SCHOLARSHIP ANNUAL?
Berlin Graduate School International PhD Scholarships are awarded yearly to international PhD students to study in Germany. You are strongly advised to visit this website regularly to see more scholarship opportunities.
Important Information: Applicants should note that some universities funding scholarship require that they must apply for admission to the University or be existing students of the university before they can be considered for a Scholarship. Most Universities funding scholarships are unable to consider any scholarship applications from students who have not been offered a place at the university while some other universities automatically award scholarships to international students whom have an admission offer of a place in the university.
Berlin Graduate School International PhD Scholarships are open to students of any nationality other than German. There are no restrictions on nationality.
WHERE CAN SCHOLARSHIP BE TAKEN?
Scholarships can be taken in Germany.
WHO CAN APPLY?
Berlin Graduate School International PhD Scholarships are open to applicants:
- who are not German citizens.
- who have not resided in Germany continuously for longer than 12 months as of the application deadline.
- their last final exam (M.A.) should have taken place no longer than 5 years and 9 months ago.
- Candidates must hold an outstanding Master’s degree, or equivalent degree, in one of the afore mentioned subjects or be very close to completion.
HOW TO APPLY
The application procedure takes place in two stages:
- Candidates submit their applications, including the documents mentioned above, to
- Short-listed candidates are invited for an interview (on Skype) within two months of the application deadline.
If you have been selected for a scholarship by BerGSAS you will be required to upload your application to the DAAD submission system. BerGSAS will prepare a shortlist, while DAAD will make the final choice. Admission to studies and receiving of a scholarship is based on assessments by both the hosting university and DAAD.
For further inquiries, please contact the BerGSAS Coordinators:
- Dr. Regina Attula, firstname.lastname@example.org ;
- Dr. Carmen Marcks-Jacobs, email@example.com
Candidates must send their application before December 1st, 2018 to: firstname.lastname@example.org