Our DAAD ambassadors…

  • ... are DAAD alumni who have themselves studied or carried out research in Germany.
  • ... know the German higher education system and the DAAD through their own experience.
  • ... are volunteers who, for a minimum of one academic year, act as the contact person at their university for all interested students and academics who want to obtain first-hand information about study and research opportunities in Germany.
  • ... have been trained extensively by the DAAD and are happy to advise you personally, comprehensively, reliably and free of charge.
  • ... hold an information event at your university at least once a semester focusing on study and research in Germany.
  • ... can provide you with up-to-date information materials.
  • ... are delighted that you are interested in visiting Germany to study or carry out research.

Get in touch!

Our current DAAD ambassadors in Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos:

An Giang Province

Dr Nguyen Thi Thanh Xuan has been a DAAD ambassador at An Giang University since 2014. She studied for her doctorate at the University of Bonn from 2009 to 2014.

An Giang University
My Xuyen, Long Xuyen
An Giang Province, Vietnam

Tel.: +84 01275535643
Email: nttxuanagu.edu.vn

Cantho City

Dr Nguyen Khoi Nghia studied at TU Munich from 2008 to 2012 and now teaches at Cantho University.

Department of Soil Science
College of Agriculture & Applied Biology
Cantho University, Campus 2
3/2 Street, Ninh Kieu District
Cantho City, Vietnam

Tel.: +84932801727
Email: nknghiactu.edu.vn


Dr Nguyen Thanh Trung was a doctoral student in Molecular Biology at the University of Greifswald from 2005 to 2010.  He currently works as a researcher and lecturer in the Center for Molecular Biology, Institute of Research and Development, Duy Tan University in Da Nang. Dr. Trung has been a DAAD ambassador at Duy Tan University since 2017.

Institute of Research and Development
Duy Tan University
K7/25 Quang Trung
Danang, Vietnam

Tel.: +84 967258226
Email: trungnt(at)duytan.edu.vn

Hue City

Assoc Prof Dr Nguyen Hoang Khanh Linh is the DAAD ambassador at Hue University. She studied at the University of Göttingen from 2009 to 2013.

International School
Hue University
04 Le Loi, Hue City, Vietnam

Tel.: +84 334647777
Email: nhklinh(at)hueuni.edu.vn

Phnom Penh

Chanchamroeun Saing is the DAAD ambassador at the Goethe-Zentrum Phnom Penh in Cambodia. Chanchamroeun Saing will be happy to provide advice and support for any queries you may have about studying and conducting research in Germany.

Goethe-Zentrum Phnom Penh
German Cambodian Cultural Center
#47 Street 178, Cheychumneas, Daunpenh
Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Tel.: +85 589556066
Email: chamroeun_polite(at)yahoo.com

Thai Nguyen City

Dr Nguyen Thi Phuong Mai is the DAAD ambassador at Thai Nguyen University of Sciences in Thai Nguyen (TNUS). She studied at the University of Göttingen from 2011 to 2016.

Dept. of Natural Resource Management
Faculty of Environment and Natural Resources
Thai Nguyen University of Sciences
Thai Nguyen City, Thai Nguyen Province

Tel.: +84 96 5156068
Email: maintptnus.edu.vn


Dr Champathong Phochanthilath is the DAAD Ambassador at the National University of Laos (NUOL). She was a doctoral student at the Humboldt University Berlin from 2014 to 2018.

Faculty of Social Sciences
National University of Laos
Dongdok Campus
Vientiane Capital

Tel: +856 20 56985345
Email: c_phochanthilath(at)hotmail.com


Ms. Petra Kühl has been DAAD ambassador in Yangon, Myanmar since 2017. She is in charge of educational and academic services at the Goethe-Institut and very happy to provide information and support for everyone about studying and life in Germany on request.

Goethe-Institut Myanmar
Kaba Aye Pagoda Road (Corner Nat Mauk Street)
Bahan Township
Yangon, Myanmar

Tel: +95 (0) 1 9376160
Email: Petra.Kuehl(at)goethe.de