Indo-German Partnerships in Higher Education (IGP) - CALL FOR APPLICATION

The call for proposals for the second phase of the joint programme “Indo-German Partnerships in Higher Education” (IGP)” has been launched. The MoU between DAAD and UGC for the second phase of the programme was signed during the 5th Indo-German Intergovernmental Consultations held in New Delhi on 1. November 2019. The Education ministries of India and Germany invested 3.5 million Euro each over a period of four years from 2020-2024 to encourage and support cooperation between higher education institutions in each country.

The objective is to further strengthen the bilateral cooperation in the field of higher education between India and Germany.


In India, all public institutions that are eligible to receive development grants from the UGC and all the MHRD funded institutions may apply.

In Germany, all state and state-recognized German institutions of higher education may apply.


Details for Indian applicant:


Details for German applicant:



Deadline is 1st of March 2020; Funding begines from 1st of July 2020.