DAAD Information Center BelgradeDeutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst(DAAD)Nemačka služba za akademsku razmenuDAAD Informativni centar BeogradCara Uroša 35www.daad.rs
2 / 37 Introduction to the DAAD Information Center Belgrade Introduction to the DAAD Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst Agency for Academic Internationalization and Exchange
3 / 37 Introduction to the DAAD Information Center Belgrade Branch offices and Information Centers
4 / 37 Introduction to the DAAD Information Center Belgrade DAAD at a glance The DAAD is... The DAAD has... a self-governing organisation of the an annual budget of around German institutions of higher education 397m Euros the German institution for promoting 67.000 DAAD scholarship international academic relations holders annually the National Agency for 64 Regional Offices and EU-Mobility Programmes Information Centres (IC) all over National IAESTE Sekretariat the world (traineeships and internships) more than 475 DAAD Lecturers DAAD’s Presence in SEE: Information Offices in Belgrade, Budapest and Bucharest, 28 DAAD lecturers at universities in the region
5 / 37 Introduction to the DAAD Information Center Belgrade Goals and expenditures of the DAAD (2011) Scholarships Internationalisation Scholarships of German universities for foreigners for Germans Increasing the international Promoting young German Promoting young foreign elites appeal of German universities leaders of the future at German universities and (including marketing) and promoting in their studies and research research institutes the international dimension in abroad (including ERASMUS) German higher education 83 m. € 111 m. € 75 m. € Promoting Educational German studies and cooperation with the German language developing countries abroad Promoting academic, economic, Promoting German studies, German and democratic development language and area studies in developing and reform countries programmes (including Lektors) at foreign universities 76 m. € 47 m. €
6 / 37 Information Center Belgrade Origins and destinations of DAAD scholarship holders* (2009) * EU-programs excluded
7 / 37 Introduction to the DAAD Information Center Belgrade DAAD scholarship holders 2009 (SEE*): nearly 3.800 p. Albania Bosnia Hungary 4% 7% 31% Bulgaria Slovenia 29% 4% Serbia Kosovo Macedonia Croatia 12% 7% 1% Montenegro 4% 1% *Other SEE-countries in different DAAD departments
8 / 37 Higher Education in Germany Information Center Belgrade Internationalization of German HE institutions
9 / 37 Higher Education in Germany Information Center Belgrade Internationalisation of German HE institutions International degrees: “International Degree Programs” (IDPs) in English: Around 1.000 IDPs are being offered > great international mix of students > special services: academic and personal support, tutoring Improvement of student services at German universities: >> National Code of Conduct PhD-net: bi-national PhD programs and joint degree programs In 2009, 181.249 foreign students were enrolled at German universities (244.776 non-German students)
10 / 37 Higher Education in Germany Information Center Belgrade Increase of Students and Young Researchers
11 / 37 Scholarships and Grants Information Center Belgrade Funding Mobility: DAAD Scholarships and Grants (individual) Researchers Research Stay Research project 1-3 months Postdocs Research Grants Research project or PhD-program PhD- 1-10 months / up to 3 Students years Study Scholarships Master-Students Master Programme: 10-24 months Summer-/ Language Bachelor-Students Courses, Traineeships, Group Travels
12 / 37 Scholarships and Grants Information Center Belgrade Research Grants for Young Scientists and Academics Period: 1-10 months, up to 36 months for doctoral candidates Specialization: all Target group: doctoral candidates, young scientists and academics Requirements: • Master or Diploma degree • Excellent research proposal • Invitation by German university teacher • Good knowledge of German or English Rate: monthly award of 750 € (graduates holding a first degree) or 1.000 € (doctoral candidates).
13 / 37 Scholarships and Grants Information Center Belgrade Research Stay for Academics and Scientists Period: 1-3 months Specialization: all Target group: Scientists and Academics Requirements • Age Limit 65 years • Excellent research proposal • Invitation by a German Colleague • Good knowledge of German or English •Rate: monthly award between 1,840 and 2,240 €
14 / 37 Scholarships and Grants Information Center Belgrade Another Funding Opportunity for Post-Docs and Academics : • Alexander von Humboldt-Foundation Grants >> Grants and Awards for Post-Docs and excellent Scientists of all disciplines >> www.humboldt-foundation.de
15 / 37 Scholarships and Grants Information Center Belgrade DAAD Funding for University/Faculty/Department Partnerships: • Project-related Partnership Program (PPP) >> Mobility for Scientists (up to 2 months) within a 2-years project (maximum) • Network: Academic Reconstruction of South-Eastern Europe Trans-regional network with a German partner institution • Germanistische Institutspartnerschaften (GIP) • East-Partnerships / Ostpartnerschaften • Kratkoročna and „Herder“ docentura (minimum: 1 semester) • Research Internships (RISE) worldwide 2011 > www.daad.rs > Kooperacija visokoobrazovnih institucija In 2009, 287 Serbian students and researchers were funded within these programs !
16 / 37 Information Center Belgrade Stabilitätspakt für Südosteuropa Network Activities in SEE Gefördert durch Deutschland Stability Pact for South Eastern Europe Sponsored by Germany Figures & Objectives: 17 subject based networks currently 150 institutes from SOE and Germany involved 2009: 1.440 individual grants, 70% within SEE Total amount of funds since 2000: 27,8 m. € Strengthening and internationalisation of academic teaching Establishing regional networks and centres of MA/PhD formation Building partnerships for larger scaled European projects and EU-funding
17 / 37 Information Center Belgrade DAAD funding for institutional/ Stabilitätspakt für Südosteuropa Gefördert durch Deutschland Stability Pact for South Eastern Europe strategic partnerships in SEE Sponsored by Germany
18 / 37 Information Center Belgrade Stabilitätspakt für Südosteuropa Strategic Subjects Gefördert durch Deutschland Stability Pact for South Eastern Europe Sponsored by Germany Economics Law Health related subjects Engineering Natural and computer sciences Agriculture and forestry Regional and European studies Since 2009 the programme has been opened for all fields of expertise !
19 / 37 Information Center Belgrade Stabilitätspakt für Südosteuropa Network Activities in SEE Gefördert durch Deutschland Stability Pact for South Eastern Europe Sponsored by Germany Participating countries: Mainly support for Western Balkan countries, also cooperation with neighbouring countries Activities: Curricula development and teaching modules Professional training of university teaching staff Symposia, crash courses and summer schools Individual scholarships (Sur-place and third country), study and research stays abroad, traineeships Set-up of centres of excellence with regional implications
20 / 37 Information Center Belgrade Introduction of a Law School Network in SEE (2011) Based on a long- lasting DAAD committment to law faculties in the region U Skopje was chosen as Coordination Center
21 / 37 Information Center Belgrade Search for your opportunities and inform yourself as detailed as possible: >> www.daad.rs
22 / 37 Information Center Belgrade Information and contact www.daad.rs DAAD Informativni centar Beograd Official website of the Serbian Cara Urosa 35 DAAD Information Centre Consultation: www.daad.de Mon: 13:00-17:00 Tue: 11:00-15:00 International DAAD website Thu: all day www.funding-guide.de (dt./engl.) > email@example.com Scholarship database www.hochschulkompass.de (dt./engl.) • U Novi Sad, Germanistika: Overview of programs at German • Dr. Claudia Mueller universities (database) firstname.lastname@example.org www.belgrad.diplo.de • U Beograd, Germanistika: GER embassy for Serbian applicants Dr. Roger Fornoff: email@example.com