At a glance

Expected program duration
3.5 years

Students admitted per year
c. 20-30

Language of instruction

Admission status

Applications for 2020
Currently open


Internal scholarship applicants
23:59 CEST (UTC/GMT +2)
August 31st, annually

External funding applicants
Deadlines vary


BIGS-DR coordination team
Dr. Günther Manske
Ms. Maike Retat-Amin


Online registration

Online registration for internal scholarship applicants: open

Online registration for external funding applicants: open

Prospective applicants must first register online. After you have completed your online registration, you will receive a confirmation email containing your personal registration number and further information for your application. Your personal registration number is important for the application process. In correspondences with the coordination team, please always mention your registration number.

Once you submit your online registration, you will not be able to reivse any data. If something needs to be changed, please contact the coordination team.

Next step: Prepare your application documents