Who can apply: currently enrolled undergraduates and graduates with university entrance certificates from Germany or abroad
Scholarship Amount: € 300 per month
Qualification requirements: Primary criteria are academic achievement and aptitude. Social engagement, a sense of responsibility and special circumstances such as physical handicaps or a minority status (immigrant background) are also taken into consideration.
Who can apply: currently enrolled undergraduates and graduates with non-German university entrance certificates
Scholarship amount: one-time financial aid of € 500 to € 1500 per semester
Qualification requirements: good academic record (merit), proven need (low income)
Who can apply: Students of the master's degree programs “Data Engineering and Analytics” as well as “Mathematics in Data Science”
Scholarship amount: € 1000 per month for a maximum of 12 months
Qualification requirements: Applicants should be particularly talented in their field of study, have above-average performance and show particular commitment.
Who can apply: currently enrolled undergraduate and graduate students who have completed at least two semesters at TUM
Scholarship amount: Grants for books and learning materials from € 100 to € 500
Qualification requirements: Applicants should demonstrate outstanding academic achievements, have only a low income and have not yet received financial support from the Oskar Karl Forster Scholarship Fund.
Who can apply: doctoral candidates
Scholarship amount: Grants for the printing costs of dissertations between € 100 and € 400
Qualification requirements: Applicants must have completed their dissertation with a final grade of at least “magna cum laude” and may only have a low personal income.
For: Students and doctoral candidates who are denied the right to education
Funding Scope: Monthly financial support, travel grants, German language courses and more
For: Participants of the TUM Integration Program for Refugees from Ukraine who are applying for a study course
Funding Scope: Costs for checking the university entrance qualification via Uni-Assist in the amount of 75€
For: Students who are affected by the war in Ukraine
Funding Scope: one-time payment
For: Students who are affected by the earthquake in Turkey and Syria
Funding Scope: one-time payment 50-800€
Who can apply: doctoral and post-doctoral candidates
Scholarship amount: up to € 1500 for conference participation and up to € 5000 for research projects
Qualification requirements: applicants are chosen based on academic performance
Who can apply: undergraduate and graduate students of the Department of Mechanical Engineering in the field of thermal engineering
Scholarship amount: up to € 550 per month
Qualification requirements: Applicants should have demonstrated above-average performance in the course of their studies.
The “Application Extension” form is no longer available for order or as electronically open document. DAAD scholarship holders have to log-in with their personal account at the DAAD portal to download the documents for the extension.
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