Finding Scholarships

Here you can find information on various kinds of DAAD funding for foreign students, graduates and postdocs as well as on funding offered by other selected organisations.
Please also take note of our important scholarship information.

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The Country-related cooperation programme ALEPRONA with Peru is not currently being offered. For further information, please contact:
Programa Nacional de Becas y Crédito Educativo
Lima / Perú

University graduates from Peru receive grants to complete a Master's or doctoral degree in Germany (cooperation with the Peruvian Ministry of Education or the National Scholarship Program and Educational Credit PRONABEC)

Who can apply?

University graduates from Peru studying subjects that are of particular relevance to Peru's economic and technologic development

What can be funded?

Graduates complete a
a) Master's degree, or
b) a doctoral degree at a German university

Duration of the funding

a) up to 2 years for a Master's degree
b) up to 4 years for a doctoral degree


Co-funded by PRONABEC and DAAD

  • Language proficiency test German (DAAD)
  • 2 to 6-month intensive language course in Germany with accommodation (DAAD)
  • Travel allowance for outward and return journey (DAAD)
  • Basic monthly scholarship payment of 850 euros during the intensive language course and Master's or doctoral degree (PRONABEC)
  • Monthly top-up payment of 150 euros for doctoral scholars after the language course (DAAD)
  • Medical, accident and personal liability insurance during the language course and studies in Germany, and if applicable also for accompanying spouse and children (DAAD)
  • One-off start-up allowance of 460 euros (PRONABEC)
  • Annual study and research allowance of 460 euros from the second year (DAAD)
  • Allowance for spouse and children according to the DAAD guidelines (DAAD)
  • Printing costs subsidy for the thesis (DAAD)
  • Payment of tuition fees, if applicable, of up to 15,000 euros (PRONABEC)
  • Supervision allowance for doctoral candidates (PRONABEC)


Scholarship holders are selected by an academic selection committee whose members are nominated in equal numbers by PRONABEC and DAAD.

Further information

Programa Nacional de Becas y Crédito Educativo/MINEDU
San Borja
Lima / Perú

Information and advisory centres

Programa Nacional de Becas y Crédito Educativo/MINEDU
San Borja
Lima / Perú


Status: Graduates
Doctoral candidates/PhD students
Country of Origin:
Only specified

The scholarship for this programme is restricted to certain countries of origin. You can find an explanation for this on the details page of the scholarship programme under the application requirements.

See list

Applicable to the following disciplines:

  • Language and Cultural Studies
  • Law, Economics and Social Sciences
  • Mathematics/Natural Sciences
  • Medicine
  • Veterinary Medicine/Agriculture, Forestry and Nutritional Science
  • Engineering
  • Art, Music, Sport
Further application requirements »