Scholarships & Financing Depending on the country you come from and which subject you would like to study in Germany, there are different options for funding. Scholarships are offered by different institutions. The DAAD scholarship database for foreign students, graduate students and scientists contains extensive information and a variety of possibilities for those who are seeking financial support for their studies, research work or teaching assignments in Germany. Types of support There are two forms of scholarships – financial and non-monetary scholarships – both of which are often coupled together: In the case of financial scholarships, the recipient is awarded a fixed amount, paid out on a monthly basis over a defined funding period. Tuition fees in Germany The cost of studying in Germany is quite reasonable. In addition to financial support, many institutions also offer non-monetary scholarships. Remember: All the programmes have one thing in common, however – no one is entitled to a scholarship.
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Touch Down: GE’s Quest to Know When Your Flight Will Land Some students fall in love with their teacher. Mathematician Andrew Barnes fell in love with pi. “My relationship with pi probably began when I was a schoolboy,” says Barnes, who is 44 years old and builds financial models, computes probabilities, and investigates bell curves at GE Global Research. “It started with elementary geometry and the relationship just keeps growing. Pi Face: Artist Stewart Moore is painting pi to 2,500 decimal places. Pi is the mystical ratio between the circumference and the diameter of a circle. Barnes has been drawn to pi because of its intellectual history and philosophical implications. Humans have known about pi since they started using wheels 4,000 years ago. In 300 BC, Euclid provided a path for calculating pi by “looking at the circle as a polygon with infinitely many sides,” Barnes says. Barnes says that the ancient Greeks, Egyptians, Indians and other civilizations have all tried to crack pi’s mysteries.
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