Articles and Interviews

Europe at a crossroads

Anne-Marie Descôtes, France’s Ambassador to Germany and a DAAD alumna, speaks about the importance of the European election in May and the future of European higher education exchange.

Religion: it is good that we have different beliefs

The DAAD promotes exchange between religions. A project example: a trilateral cooperation between the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, the Palestinian Al-Quds University and the Free University of Berlin in the one-year master's program "Intellectual Encounters of the Islamic World"

Green Talents Award: chemistry for a “greener future”

What if you could turn waste into something that benefits the environment? Something that reduces fossil fuel consumption, helps generate clean energy, and can even – if all goes to plan – be used to bind large quantities of the greenhouse gas CO2? This was the big question Jesús Esteban Serrano set out to answer.

Experiencing exchange

Typhoons, chatbots or the challenges of learning German? Any- one willing to expand their own horizons will have plenty to talk about – like these young people from Asia.