DAAD German Academic Exchange Service Special Scholarship In Disaster Management

DAAD-Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst, a German Academic Exchange Service offers special Scholarships to the deserving candidates, in Disaster Management in the opinion of increasing earthquakes, floods, civil conflicts, health risks etc. The international awareness for disaster preparedness is growing so far. For the avoidance of tragedy and conflicts and to mitigate or lower down its effect on the population, the environment and the economies, need qualified experts in various different fields is perceived and hence The DAAD extends to contribute to the international efforts in disaster prevention management by offering German Foreign Office-funded special fellowships and research grants in these respective areas.

Special scholarships, research grants and research stays for applicants from India, Indonesia, Thailand and Sri Lanka (CCC-Scholarships)

The areas quoted below are covered in the special fellowship:

  • Geology
  • Geo-informatics
  • Disaster Preparedness and Prevention
  • Social Sciences
  • Public Sector Management
  • Medicine
  • Public Health
  • Epidemiology
  • Trauma Psychology
  • Regional Planning
  • Resources Management and Ecology
  • Civil Engineering
  • Peace and Conflict Studies

Eligibility

The candidates must be employed in research institutions, universities or in the public sector in India and must have bright academic record and recommendations.

The candidates must quote their current area of research/proposed research topic or study course with placement at German university or research institute.

Contacts

  • Address: DAAD 72, Lodi Estate New Delhi-110003
  • Email: info@daaddelhi.org
  • Application forms can be downloaded from the link: DAAD