Scholarships for B.A. Translation Students

Call for Applications for the Academic Year 2018/2019 

The Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences is granting scholarships annually for the most meritorious B.A. Translation students out of funds provided by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). The scholarships are granted per year, but are usually extended for the whole course of the program if the performance of the scholarship holders stays consistently above average.

Students from Jordan and neighbouring countries can apply for Surplace-Scholarships for 2018/2019 starting from May 2018. The deadline for handing in the applications is 1st September 2018.

The scholarships comprise of

  • a lump sum that covers the study fees or part of the study fees at the GJU
  • a monthly allowance that approximately covers the costs of living during the year in                                             Germany
  • a travel allowance for the trip to Germany

Pre-Requisites and Application Requirements

In general, students who apply for studying in the B.A. Translation Program can also apply for a scholarship (minimum school GPA 70%). Applicants should hand in the following documents in one PDF file only via email:

  • Application Form here
  • CV
  • Copy of passport
  • Certified Copy of Secondary School Certificate (Tawjihi or equivalent)
  • Letter of Motivation in English

The best applicants will be chosen for a scholarship based on the school GPA, the motivation letter, an interview and an English/Arabic proficiency test.

Contact Address:

Dr. Oliver Ritter

School of Applied Humanities and Languages

German Jordanian University

P.O.Box 35247

11180 Amman – Jordan

Phone: 00962 6 429 4703

Email: oliver.ritter@gju.edu.jo