DAAD African Institute for Mathematical Sciences Scholarships: DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) is able to offer scholarships for postgraduate studies to the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences. The AIMS Senegal scholarships is available in the field of Mathematics.
The target group for scholarships are graduates and postgraduates from SubSaharan Africa (excluding South Africa) with a Master’s degree if applying for a doctoral programme who want to pursue PhD courses in another Sub-Saharan African country (In-Region scholarships).
It has been agreed upon that DAAD co-operates with AIMS Senegal by offering up to 6 scholarships for a PhD Programme in Mathematics.
The programme aims at university staff development in the first line, without neglecting other public sector demand of academically trained personnel.
Monthly Scholarship in EUR (Accommodation, food etc.)
Final allowance in EUR (once-only at the end)
DAAD In-Country/In-Region 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.
Host Institution: AIMS Senegal and Germany
Scholarship Type: PhD
Application Deadline: 17th May 2019
Eligible Countries: African countries
Field of Study: Mathematics
Number of Awards: 6
Duration of Programme: The awards are tenable for a period of up to three years.
Applicants who Have successfully completed generally at least a two-year Master degree (doctoral candidates) with above average results (second class upper division)
Clearly, show motivation and the strong commitment
Have a thorough knowledge of the language of instruction
Have completed their last university degree not more than 6 years ago at the time of application
Must be nationals or permanent residents of an African country
Should generally be a) staff member of a public or private university, b) candidate considered for teaching or research staff recruitment, c) from the public sector or d) DAFI-Alumni (Albert Einstein German Academic Refugee Initiative)
Female applicants and candidates from less privileged regions or groups are especially encouraged to participate in the programme.
How to Apply for the DAAD African Institute for Mathematical Sciences Scholarships :