News from the International Office

Faculty of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Theology


Study in Latin America

If you want to participate in an exchange program of FAU with a Latin American university in 2017, you can apply until 15 June 2016. For more information about the partner universities and the application process please see the FAU website (information is available in German only) or turn to the International Office of the Faculty, Kerstin Maurer.

Fulbright study stipend

The Fulbright Commission awards scholarships for a 4 to 9 month study stay in the USA to expand your knowledge on the level of Graduate Studies at an accredited American College (start : August / September 2017) . Deadline for the Fulbright scholarships is 20 June 2016. Applications online at the Fulbright Commission and in written form at the Office for International Affairs of FAU (RIA). For German citizens only. […]

BayCHINA mobility grant for scientific writing

Advanced students and graduates have the opportunity to apply for mobility aid in the form of travel and subsistence grants for research stays in China. The primary objective is to support scientific theses (Diploma, Bachelor, Master or PhD) . Award criteria are academic performance, the quality and feasibility of the research project, an opinion of the scientific supervisor and the duration of studies. Applications may be submitted any time, but […]

Study stay in China

Students have the opportunity to request assistance in the form of mobility allowances and scholarships for subject-related studies in China. Award criteria are academic performance, an opinion of the scientific supervisor (professor from the home university) , a detailed letter of motivation and the study plan. Funding is offered for 1-2 semesters abroad. In case of a high number of applicants max funding will be 5 months. Deadlines for studies […]

Internship in China

The Bavarian Academic Center for China (BayCHINA) supports students at Bavarian universities in the implementation of a study-related internship in China with grants for such as airfare, insurance, etc. The allocation of aid depends on the individual study performance and on the prospects of success of the internship (motivation letter and internship plan). Eligible are students who have already passed the intermediate examination or rendered at least 70 credits. Eligible […]

India: Study and internship scholarships

The Bavarian-Indian Centre for Business and Highschools (BayIND) awards grants for visits to India for studying or internship and for scientific writing. Duration of stay is min. 4 months (studies, internship) or 2 months (scientific work). Application deadline is April 15 and September 15 each year, decisions on support are notified in written form to the candidate by BayIND. Apply if you have completed at least two semesters of your […]