MUving Forward – Mundus Urbano is moving on to a new, exciting chapter!

Applications are currently closed

After 13 years, Mundus Urbano Consortium is proud to have hosted 242 students in our jointly offered international, interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary programme.

We are now undergoing transformations to reflect on new urban realities, start new partnerships and provide new student exchange opportunities!

We are excited to re-open our doors to new students in 2023!


Funding opportunities

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD): Applicants for a DAAD scholarship are advised to apply for the urban-studies MSc course ‘International Cooperation and Urban Development’ and submit their Master thesis in Darmstadt. They are still eligible for the double degree if they spend one semester at our partner universities. Please consult the DAAD website for further information.

Architecture International Office: here is a list from the International Office (Arch.) for more scholarships options.

BAföG: the Bundesausbildungsförderungsgesetz (BAföG) provides financial help to German students and to foreigners who have the perspective to remain in Germany.

Other German foundations and donors: Catholic Academic Exchange Service (KAAD)Boell FoundationFriedrich Ebert FoundationKonrad-Adenauer-StiftungFriedrich Naumann FoundationEvangelische EntwicklungsdienstHans-Böckler-StiftungRosa-Luxemburg Stiftung.

Other scholarships: Mundus Urbano self-financed students are encouraged to look for third-party funding, such as national scholarships provided by employers, governments and foundations in their country of origin. International scholarship schemes are listed on specialized websites, such as: Scholarship Search, International Scholarships, and The World Bank, among others.