The DAAD is the world’s largest funding organisation for the international exchange of students and researchers.

Since it was founded in 1925, more than 1.9 million scholars in Germany and abroad have received DAAD funding. It is a registered association and its members are German institutions of higher education and student bodies. Its activities go far beyond simply awarding grants and scholarships. The DAAD supports the internationalisation of German universities, promotes German studies and the German language abroad, assists developing countries in establishing effective universities and advises decision makers on matters of cultural, education and development policy.

DAAD Centres for German and European Studies worldwide

International students can apply for scholarships at numerous institutions. The extensive DAAD scholarship database for foreign students, graduates and acamdemics offers a wide range of scholarships and additional Information to help them with their application.

Scholarship Database




DAAD Information Centre Tel Aviv


The DAAD Information Center Tel Aviv was founded in 2014 as a continuation of a long and successful cooperation between DAAD and universities and academic partners in Israel. The main goals of our office are the strengthening of relationship between German and Israeli academic bodies and providing information for students and academic staff about studying and research in Germany.

Our tasks are:

  • Consultations regarding study and research possibilities in Germany

  • Providing information materials about universities and courses of studies in Germany

  • Consultations regarding DAAD scholarships

  • Organization of events and meetings dedicated to study and research possibilities in Germany

  • Participation in education fairs

  • TestDaF examinations ( DAAD Lektorat at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem)

DAAD Information Center Tel Aviv is located in the Tel Aviv University facilities in Ramat Aviv. We kindly ask you to contact us before planning to visit our office. DAAD Information Center Tel Aviv is looking forward to hearing from you.

Further information here.