Studying Law in Germany
Legal Studies and Research
For valuable information on pursuing legal studies or legal research in Germany, please turn to the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), which is an organization run jointly by various German institutes of higher education.
Its purpose is to promote relations between higher edcuation institutes in Germany and abroad, particularly through exchanges of students and academics.
The DAAD supports a worldwide network of offices, lecturers and alumni associations and provides information and advice on a local basis.
Further information about universities, learning German, living in Germany and planning your studies inter alia, please visit www.daad.de.
If you are an American student, graduate, PhD candidate, faculty member or otherwise interested person, we recommend you first visit the website of DAAD`s office New York under www.daad.org.
There you can select your level of interested study or interest and get tailored information ranging from scholarships to upcoming events and other special announcements:
New York Office
871 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY 10017
Tel ++1 – 212 – 758 32 23
If you are interested to know more about eg Research Grants, please click here.
For Faculty Members the DAAD offers a special "Gastdozentenprogramm" sponsoring a teaching engagement from one semester up to four years in Germany or a Research visit grants for a shorter period from one to three months.
For more information about research areas, research organizations, and universities, please also consult
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