Institutions involved in the survey

Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst e. V.

In its capacity as an intermediary organization of the German AKBP and as an autonomous organization for the internationalization of German universities, the DAAD is concerned with promoting the German language at universities worldwide. From its budget of €441 million, which covers the three strategic fields of activity “Scholarships for the Best”, “Structures for Internationalization” and “Expertise for Academic Collaboration”, about 12%, mostly funded by the German Foreign Office, goes directly into promoting the German language. It is also the German national agency for the EU’s Erasmus+ programme.