Joint Online Event, 9 & 10 June 2020
The DAAD and Diku Norway organised two virtual events on the internationalisation of teacher education in Europe and the role of virtual cooperation.
Joint Online Event, 16 June 2020
The DAAD and its partners ACA, Diku and Vluhr organised a joint online seminar on increasing synergies within and between higher education, research and innovation.
The National Agency for EU Higher Education Cooperation within the DAAD has published its Erasmus+ Annual Report for 2019 and presents interesting facts and figures about the EU programme.
Online Seminar Series
The "Research in Germany" online seminar series for first-hand information on research and funding opportunities for PhD candidates and postdocs takes place from 15 to 19 June 2020 at 2pm (CEST) each day.
In the context of the European Green Deal, the discussion has started as well on how to make the Erasmus+ programme greener. The European Parliament has published a first draft report on this topic.
The German EU Council Presidency will have to adapt to the changed framework conditions caused by the coronavirus crisis.
Nuevo Micro Bank
A new EU pilot project with a budget of 50 million euro has been launched to facilitate investments in education, training and skills for individuals, European companies and institutions.
The DAAD has launched a follow up initiative to the successful HOPES programme (Higher and Further Education Opportunities and Perspectives for Syrians).
The winter semester 2020/2021 at German universities starts later. The dates for the summer semester 2020 will not be postponed, but German HEIs are still closed, so lectures will be held as online courses.
Until 19 May, young scientists from all over the world can apply for the "Green Talents" award 2020 of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) in the field of sustainable development.
Future of EU Higher Ed Policy
Here you can find an overview of the development process, the ideas and political decision papers.