DAAD Study Scholarships for Master Studies 2025, Germany (Fully Funded)

Applications are open for the DAAD Study Scholarships for Master Studies 2025 in Germany. It is one of the prestigious fully funded scholarships for international students to pursue a Master’s degree program in Germany. The Name of the scholarship is “Study Scholarships – Master Studies for All Academic Disciplines”. The scholarships are funded by the German Federal Foreign Office. This scholarship is a Payment towards a Monthly stipend, Insurance, Travel allowance, and Annual study allowance, and under certain circumstances, you will also receive a Monthly rent subsidy and family allowance.

DAAD supports over 100,000 students and researchers every year from all over the world. Germany’s total student population is 2.8 million, out of which 458,210 are international students. Germany is a Hub for international students. Most public Universities are free and they charge No Tuition Fee. Other fully Funded scholarships by DAAD are the EPOS Scholarship, the Helmut Schmidt Scholarship, and the MIDE Scholarship. The duration of the scholarship is from 10 to 24 months. More details about the DAAD Study Scholarships for Master’s Degrees, and the application process is given below.

Details About DAAD Study Scholarships for Master Studies 2025

  • Host Country: Germany
  • Funded by: German Federal Foreign Office
  • Degree Level: Master
  • Fields of study: All Disciplines
  • Funded for: A whole Postgraduate or Master’s degree program completed at a state or state-recognized university in Germany.
  • Deadline: Different for each country

Also Check: Humboldt Research Fellowship in Germany (Fully Funded)

What is DAAD?

DAAD stands for the German Academic Exchange Service. It’s the world’s largest organization that funds international students and researchers to study and carry out research in Germany.

Please read important information for Scholarship applicants by DAAD.

Scholarship Benefits

  • Monthly stipend of 934 Euros.
  • A study allowance of 460 Euros.
  • Coverage for health, accident, and personal liability insurance.
  • Travel allowance for travel from home country to Germany.
  • Monthly rent subsidy for accommodation (Under some conditions)
  • Potential monthly allowance for accompanying family members (Under some conditions)
  • Payment for German language course fees
  • Reimbursements for language tests

Note: DAAD does not pay tuition fees. Although tuition fees are not generally charged in Germany. Search on Google “List of Tuition Free Universities in Germany“.

Also Check: BS MS PhD Scholarships in Germany (Fully Funded)

Eligibility Criteria

  • International students can apply.
  • An applicant must have completed the first degree (e.g. Bachelor’s or Diploma) before the beginning of the program.
  • The scholarship usually begins in October 2025.
  • The scholarship is available in all disciplines. For applicants from artistic disciplines and the field of architecture, the DAAD offers the following scholarship programs:

Selection Criteria

  • Academic Qualification
  • Academic achievements
  • School leaving certificate, if applicable
  • Course of studies
  • Knowledge of the language(s) of instruction or working language(s)
  • If applicable, relevant internships, work experience.

Also Check: Study in German Universities Without IELTS (List of Universities)

How to Apply for the DAAD Study Scholarships for Master Studies?

Applicants can select their country of citizenship to get to know about the application process and the required documents. The deadline is also different for each country. The link to the official website is given below.


Here is a Guide on How to Study in Germany With a LOW GPA. For Germany student Visa please check German Study Visa Process.

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As Opportunities Corners founder, my name is Muhammad Saim Rasheed. I completed my higher education from University of Engineering and Technology, Peshawar. I have been to Egypt for the AIESEC internship in 2016. In addition, I am an alumnus of the U.S. Department of State's (SUSI 2017) Exchange Program. I participated in the Young Leaders Fellowship in the Maldives in 2021, and I went to the International Youth Leadership Summit in Turkiye in 2022. Since 2017, I have participated in numerous fully funded educational and leadership programs. I therefore created this blog based on my own personal experiences, and I mentor students who are eager and enthusiastic about pursuing fully funded opportunities. You can visit the official sources for additional information by clicking on the links provided at the end of each post. Read more about me and our partners here. I am also Featured by Pakistan-U.S. Alumni Network