Information for international students
The scholarship "Deutschlandstipendium" is not a full scholarship for obtaining the Bachelor or Master degree. It does not include general living costs, accommodation, flight tickets etc. The scholarship is only awarded to enrolled students and people who start studying on winter semester 2017/18. Applying for Deutschlandstipendium does not mean you apply for studying at Ruhr-Universität Bochum.
The Scholarship Fund is going into its eighth round: from the Winter Semester 2017/2018 we will once again be awarding scholarships from the national (Deutschlandstipendium) scholarship programme. Students who perform outstandingly academically and are involved in special social engagement can each receive € 300 per month for a year from the Ruhr-Universität Scholarship Fund.
The scholarships are made available by companies, institutions and individuals, and the amounts are matched by funds from the national government. With the help of our sponsors, we want to contribute to developing a scholarship culture in our country and increasing the desire of talented young people to study.
This scholarship is intended to be a contribution to your living costs. Ideally, it should lead to your being able to concentrate on your studies and, for example, finance a year abroad. We want to improve your studying conditions with these scholarships.