AGEP standards guarantee that its members maintain a high scientific level and apply modern methods of teaching and research. The lecturers are highly qualified scientists with additional comprehensive experience in research, project work and cooperation with institutions in developing countries. Each AGEP member has developed their own topic specific profile and didactic concept.
Some of our international programmes have a proven track record covering more than 30 years, whilst others have evolved more recently. All of them have been continuously updated and accredited according to current developments and specific requirements in developing countries.
Participants from more than 70 countries vouch for the quality of these study programmes. The excellent international reputation gives rise to extensive support from international and national institutions. Hundreds of participants are holders of scholarships from their home countries or from German and international donors.
The courses are mostly held in English. Furthermore a variety of educational, social and cultural issues is addressed through practical trainings, seminars and excursions in order to facilitate the participation in these study programmes and in the daily life in Germany.
Depending on the programme, the duration of Master courses varies between 1 and 2 years. On completion, successful participants will receive an internationally recognized Masters degree (M.Sc. or M.A. or LL.M.). Three of the programmes lead to a doctoral degree and have a duration of 3 years.