2019 Intake for DAAD Scholarship Programme

  • 10 July 2019, Wednesday

Ten Southeast Asian nationals received the In-Country/In-Region Scholarship Grants from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) through SEARCA to pursue their graduate studies at the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB), Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), and Kasetsart University (KU) for Academic Year 2019/2020.

The 2019 DAAD grantees are the following:

NameCountryDegree Sought/Study Post
Pengly Koun Cambodia MS Agricultural Resources
Kasetsart University
Nguyen Thi Thuy Vietnam MS Veterinary Medicine
Kasetsart University
Chindy Ulima Zanetta Indonesia PhD Plant Science
Universiti Putra Malaysia
Cipto Nugroho Indonesia PhD Plant Pathology
University of the Philippines Los Baños
Gita Addelia Nevara Indonesia PhD Food Science
Universiti Putra Malaysia
M Murughan Manikam Malaysia PhD Forest Management and Ecosystems Sciences
Universiti Putra Malaysia
Mohd Azlin Bin Mohd Nor Malaysia PhD Biocomposite Technology and Design
Universiti Putra Malaysia
Nursabrina Munawar Malaysia PhD Food Technology
Universiti Putra Malaysia
Shahidah MD Nor Malaysia PhD Horticulture
Universiti Putra Malaysia
Mai Thanh Huong Vietnam PhD Agricultural Economics
University of the Philippines Los Baños

These 10 grantees join 22 other ongoing DAAD-SEARCA scholars in the region. DAAD has been SEARCA's partner in its human resource development program since 1975, with more than 350 DAAD-SEARCA scholarship grants awarded, 93% of which have been successfully completed.