DAAD Full Scholarship for August 2022 Intake at Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand

Eligible Programs

DAAD Scholarship at AIT is Funded by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ).

Application Deadline for August 2022 Intake: December 1st, 2021

Apply for one of the following Master’s programs under the Department of Development and Sustainability, School of Environment, Resources and Development to be eligible for this scholarship.

  • Development Planning Management and Innovation (DPMI)
  • Gender and Development Studies (GDS)
  • Natural Resources Management (NRM)

Note: Please contact our staff if you are not sure about which program to apply for.

Eligible Countries

Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao, Myanmar, Malaysia, Philippines, East Timor, Thailand and Vietnam

Application Requirements

  • Must be nationals of one of the following countries: Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Malaysia, the Philippines, East Timor, Thailand, and Vietnam
  • Have successfully completed a three-year university with above-average academic performance (upper third of class) not more than 6 years ago at the time of application.
  • Clearly show motivation and strong commitment.
  • Have thorough command of written English (IELTS or AIT-EET 6.0 or above). See eligibility
  • Must fulfill AIT online admission requirements. Applicants must apply to online admission system and pay the processing fee

Female applicants and candidates from less privileged regions or groups are especially encouraged to apply.

Scholarship Funding

The scholarship covers the following items:

ItemPayment FrequencyAmount
Tuition feesTwice a yearThe regularly charged amount
Study and research allowanceAnnually460 EUR
Printing allowanceOnce (at the end)400 EUR
Bursary(Accommodation, Food etc.)Monthly500 EUR
Travel allowance(Non-Thai)Twice (beginning/end of scholarship)The flat rate travel allowance will be specified in the letter of award
Insurance The tuition fees include health insurance

The scholarship will either be disbursed by the host institution, the German Embassy or will be paid directly to the scholarship holderĀ“s banking account. Further details will be announced after admission to the scholarship programme.

Additional Benefits

DAAD scholarship holders are also encouraged to apply for a research stay in Germany for 2 up to 6 months. Please note: The short-term research stay in Germany should preferably be announced in the application for the regular scholarship and can only be awarded if the necessary financial means are available.

The short-term research scholarship includes:

  • a monthly scholarship payment for living costs
  • health/accident/personal liability insurance
  • a flat-rate travel allowance

All further details regarding additional benefits and the additional application processes will be provided after being awarded the scholarship.

Apply for the Admission Link

For more information about this scholarship, please see a file below;

File: DAAD_Call-for-Scholarships-2022_AIT

For any inquiry, please contact us at dds-admissions@ait.ac.th or direct message to us at http://m.me/dds.ait

Reference: https://www.ait.ac.th/admissions/scholarships/daad/