On behalf of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF), the International Bureau supports the technical and administrative management of cooperation in education and research with countries in Africa, the Middle East and Turkey. This includes measures to explore, initiate and implement bilateral and multilateral international cooperation in various fields of education and research.
Cooperation activities can be designed in a variety of ways. Support may include mobility, personnel and material grants, depending on the type of project.
Project cooperation partners are universities, research institutes and industrial companies.
As a matter of principle, non-repayable grants for cooperation in education and research between Germany and partners from Africa, the Middle East and Turkey can be granted upon application in the context of current call announcements.