University Winter Courses for Foreign Students and Graduates

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This programme aims to help improve your knowledge of the German language (general language) as well as German regional and cultural studies.

Apply now and get the chance to take a 6-week German course in Germany or an online German course in January and February 2024.

Who can apply?

  • Students and graduates as well as doctoral candidates in any subject area.
  • Undergraduate students must have completed at least two academic years when the scholarship period starts.
  • Students in the last year of a study programme are eligible to apply if they continue their studies in a postgraduate study programme shortly after completing their undergraduate degree.
  • German B1 Level must be proven (please talk to your respective lecturer if you need to do an OnSET test).

Do you have more questions?

 Attend one of the DAAD South Africa’s information sessions on the programme and learn everything you need to know for your application.

  • 25 July, 12:00 – 13:00 (SAST) (Register here!)
  • 3 August, 12:00 – 13:00 (SAST) (Register here!)

Application deadline: 15 August 2023

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