Graduation grants for foreign students

The International Office of RUB offers graduation grants funded by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).

The scholarships are offered to foreign students who:

  • are studying at RUB and graduated from a foreign school and/or completed their first university degree abroad.
  • are close to their final degree (Bachelor; Master; State Examination or equivalent degree) and will therefore finish after one more semester maximum.
  • effected good to very good performances during their studies.
  • are reliant on financial support during their final phase of study.

The scholarships are amounting to 400€ monthly within a period of four months.


Please submit the following documents in person:
(For students studying in a German language degree course, please use the German forms.)

Application graduation grants SoSe15   (298.4 kB)

Department's confirmation 2015   (in German only) (162.4 kB)

  • current certificate of enrolment
  • copy of residence permit (for non EU-students)
  • Transcript of Records
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • University lecturer's letter of recommendation

Please take a look to our FAQ-list on the right hand side as well.

The scholarships will be provided from April until July 2015. The grants will be awarded by a selection committee of the International Office with special consideration of good performances during the previous studies and financial needs.