Alumni stories

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There are DAAD alumni all over the world. Since 1950, the DAAD has supported more than 2 million academics in their study and research stays abroad. There are countless impressive experiences, encounters and stories to be told.


Here, DAAD alumni report on encounters, places and moments from the time of their stay abroad that they remember best. They tell how their stay abroad changed them personally and what influence the experience abroad had on their professional career.