nrw: exchange – Your Scholarship for the UK

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Target Group:
Bachelor’s Students
Master’s Students
Direction / Place:



Saskia Semaan

International Internships, Erasmus+ Internhips


+49 241 80 90862



You would like to embark on a research stay in Great Britain or Northern Ireland at short notice? You now have the opportunity to secure a UK Scholarship and have your project funded by the German Academic Exchange Service DAAD. Successful candidates will be provided with 1,100 euros per month and receive a travel allowance worth 250 euros.

Together with the federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia, the DAAD provides public funding for bachelor's and master's students to spend a period of at least 10 days and up to a maximum of 2 months in the United Kingdom.

RWTH students of all disciplines from their 2nd semester of study onwards are eligible to apply. The scholarships are intend to fund research for a seminar paper or final thesis. Stays intended to build language skills are not supported. For further information (in German), please visit the DAAD website.

Interested students can contact Saskia Semaan to receive a nomination from RWTH for the scholarship.