CAS-DAAD- Scholarships

We believe our world has thousands of hidden talents who need a push. Thousand of outstanding students fails to pursue their dream of education because of financial issues. Some of you do have financial support never get the chance to be part of any international university. What if you had the opportunity to carry on your remaining doctoral research program in another country? Here are the CAS-DAAD scholarships for you.


A partnership agreement on joint education and training of Ph.D. scholars has existed between the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) and the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) since 2007. Under this CAS-DAAD common programme coming and up young Chinese explorers from the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS) and CAS research schools new and coming students get the opportunity of research. The duration of the search program is from 12to 22 months. The best part of these awards is that you can continue your research program in Germany.
The programme is only for candidates aiming to gain a doctorate in China. Research stays at Max-Planck, or Fraunhofer institutes are not eligible for funding.

if you are the outstanding young Chinese scientists from the UCAS OR CAS who wants to carry out part of their postgraduate research course in Germany then its a best opportunity.



DEADLINE: The application happens online via the DAAD Portal in a period between 04 November and 04 December annually.

HOST INSTITUTE:  DAAD is hosting these awards



COUNTRY:  Germany

FIELD:  subjects in which  they are offering scholarships kindly visit their official website



A monthly financial aid is around 1,200 euros in the first year and 1.000 euros in the second year
personal liability, health, and accidental insurance
A lump sum travel grant

MANY SCHOLARSHIPS:  not mentioned


Doctoral applicants or participants in the combined Ph.D. and Master programme who began their studies one year before.
Ph.D. scholars with the approved job proposal for after their Ph.D. ( don’t apply)
the starting of doctoral studies or the combined Master and Ph.D. programme not more than three years.
Language skills
candidate must provide proof that they hold the following language qualifications:

Englisch: IELTS (5,5) / TOEFL iBT (80)
German: DSH II / TestDaF4x4 or higher


  • China


Documents you should submit:

Online form
Full curriculum vitae in the tabular form
List of publications if applicable
The general and comprehensive description of the research proposal (approved by German host professor)
Schedule of proposed research work ( by German host professor)
Letter approving supervision by the academic partner in Germany
If available, admission to a doctoral programme in China
Confirmation letter concerning exclusion from the guarantee of reemployment
Other documents like certificates of the job, evidence of placements, etc.)
Institute degree certificate showing final grades

Certificate of knowledge of German or English language
– Englisch: IELTS (5,5) / TOEFL iBT (80)
– German: DSH II / TestDaF4x4 or higher

It is necessary to read the entire application guidance and visit the official site (Click “APPLY NOW”) for full data on how to apply for this fellowships.

Send you docemnts and applications at:

Beijing Branch Office
German Academic Exchange Service
Unit 1718, Landmark Tower 2, 8 North Dongsanhuan Road, Chaoyang District
100004 Beijing
China, PR
Tel.: +86 (10)/6590-6656
Fax.: +86 (10)/6590-6393

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