Research Grants – Bi-nationally Supervised Doctoral Degrees / Cotutelle
DEUTSCHER AKADEMISCHER AUSTAUSCH DIENST (DAAD)
Destination: The aim of this programme is the funding of bi-national doctoral projects at the home university and at a university in Germany. The programme offers two options:
- Doctorate with bi-national supervision: Your doctoral project is supervised by a university teacher both at your home university and at the host institute in Germany (so-called “sandwich model”).
- Doctorate following the “Cotutelle” procedure: Funding is provided for doctoral projects that are carried out at the home university and at a university in Germany according to the so-called Cotutelle model. This is based on an individual cooperation agreement which is concluded individually for your doctoral project by the participating universities.
Budget: Depending on academic level, monthly payments of euros 861 € for graduates, 1,200 € for doctoral candidates + travel allowance + health insurance + One-off research allowance.
Duration: Up to 2 years.