Current Call for Applications

Applications for studies, master classes or internships abroad (taking place in 2020) can be handed in at the International Relation Office until December 13th, 2019. Please find further information in the document section of this webpage.


University teachers applying for funding of study trips, as well as students that have been accepted for a competition abroad, can apply outside of deadlines throughout the year.


Please note that an early application is advisable due to limited funds. 


Programme for increasing German students' mobility

//OPEN CALL for activities in 2020. Please hand in your application till December 13 2019//

PROMOS gives German universities the opportunity to put individual focus on their students' mobility. Various funding instruments offer diverse and fitting mobility arrangements to the students.


The following measures are financially supported by PROMOS

  • studies abroad and short term visits for final exams
  • practical training abroad (in ERASMUS countries just in exeptional case)
  • specialised courses and language courses
  • study visits/ group tours
  • competition tours

For more detailed information, please have a closer look on the right site of this homepage below the section »Information« (only available in german).


Who can apply for PROMOS?


In general, everyone can apply for a PROMOS scholarship, who is:

  • enrolled at the HMT at the moment of application
  • depends on the application: students, teaching staff, PhD who are studying/ working or do research on a German accredited university
  • German students or persons who are coequal referring to BAföG, and regular enrolled non-German students with plans to finish studying at the HMT Leipzig



Deadline for the application is the 31st December for the following year (handling time from the 1st of January to the 31st of December). In execptional cases, short time scholarships.


Regarding to the limited financial funds of PROMOS, mainly study visitis in supervision of teaching staff will be supported. Furthermore, additional funds will be accessible for students. With regard to that, students should hand in a informal application to the international office. A project may get support after the project has already started.
The criteria for being selected for a  scholarship are based on the guidelines of the DAAD. The criteria are
  • professional qualification
  • personal abilities
  • relevance of the planned stay in relation to the current study situation
  • language skills



International Relations Coordinator

Grassistraße 8

04107 Leipzig

Room number 207


0341 - 2144 501