Application for an End-of-Study Scholarship

This application form is only for students whose study course is taught entirely in English. All other students please use the German application form.

Thank you for your interest in the end-of-study scholarship, which is awarded to particularly qualified international students. These scholarships are supported by the DAAD with funds from the German Federal Foreign Office.

You can easily submit your application to us in 2 steps:

1. Fill out the following application form and click "Send".

2. Merge all required documents into one PDF and send them by e-mail to The teacher providing your letter of recommendation must send the documents directly to Ms. Ohlsen.

On this website, we offer you the opportunity to apply for an end-of-study scholarship by providing us with your personal data. Simply fill in your personal details into the input mask. This data will only be processed at TH Köln for the purpose of an application for an end-of-study scholarship. The data is used by the Department of International Affairs to evaluate your request and to provide administrative support for your application and possibly your scholarship. They are stored for statistical purposes and anonymized before being archived. The data is passed on to external third parties (e.g. German Academic Exchange Service) within the framework of providing administrative support. The data will be deleted as soon as the purpose of its collection is no longer relevant.

Legal basis for the processing of the data is Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a) GDPR, provided you have given your consent. If you do not complete or submit this form, you will not be able to apply for one of the scholarships.

You have the possibility to change and/or delete the data stored about you at any time. Responsible for the data processing is

Fields marked with * are mandatory.

Personal Details

A tax identification number (IdNr or also tax ID) is assigned to each person who is registered a primary place of residence or sole residence in a civil registry in Germany. It was sent to you by letter from the Federal Central Tax Office (BZSt) after your initial registration with the city.

The IdNr consists of 11 digits and is valid for life.

You can find further information on the BZSt website.

If you do not know your number, you can ask to be notified again. This is only possible by post and can take up to 4 weeks.

The tax office responsible for you is determined by your registration address (the address you registered at the Residents' Registration Office).

Here you can search for the tax office using your zip code.

Bank account to which a possible scholarship is to be paid.

Your Contact Details

Details about current studies

Details about previous school and university education


I assure the correctness and completeness of my statements. I am aware that I have to repay the whole scholarship, including any interest, if I have made false declarations or if I have deliberately withheld information that is relevant for my scholarship.

I undertake to inform the Department of International Affairs of TH Köln immediately in writing in case of changes in my personal or economic situation –  in particular if I receive a scholarship from another institution or if I start a job for which I earn more than 538 € pre-tax per month.

I agree that my details will be passed on to the sponsor of the scholarship (DAAD) exclusively for the subsequent maintenance of contact between the scholarship sponsors and their scholarship holders as well as for statistical purposes.

I undertake to submit a copy of my final degree to the Department of International Affairs immediately and without any request being necessary. If the final degree proves unsuccessful, I will submit a copy of my transcript of records.

Please confirm that you have read and accepted the declaration:

Please note that only complete applications received by the deadline can be considered for a scholarship. Your application is not complete until you have sent your supporting documents as one PDF to in addition to the online application form.

We look forward to receiving your application!