Bilateral Cooperation & Exchange

Indo-German cooperation in science and technology is a defining pillar of our bilateral relationship. India and Germany maintain a highly dynamic academic exchange and a vast array of bilateral research projects to jointly develop the technologies of the future.

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi with German Chancellor Angela Merkel at Hannover Messe 2015

Bilateral Cooperation

Indo-German cooperation in science and technology is a defining pillar of our bilateral relationship. India and Germany maintain a highly dynamic academic exchange and a vast array of bilateral research projects to jointly develop the technologies of the future.

Studying in Germany

Studying in Germany

Germany has a lot to offer as a place of study, with more than 400 state and private universities, and a wide variety of courses. About 300,000 foreign students currently study in Germany, of which over 15,529 are Indians.

Doctoral scholarships for the Graduate Programme for Transcultural Studies

Scholarships

About 300,000 foreign students currently study in Germany, of which 15,529 are Indians. Most of the German universities are sponsored by the state to keep study-fees affordable, and the number of scholarships available keeps increasing. For updates on scholarships and call for applications, refer to our newsletter Wiss-Nama.

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Bilateral Cooperation & Exchange

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi with German Chancellor Angela Merkel at Hannover Messe 2015

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

The DAAD is the largest funding organisation in the world supporting the international exchange of students and scholars. It is a registered association and its members are German institutions of higher education and student bodies. Its activities go far beyond simply awarding grants and scholarships. The DAAD supports the internationalisation of German universities, promotes German studies and the German language abroad, assists developing countries in establishing effective universities and advises decision makers on matters of cultural, education and development policy.