The DAAD activities in Costa Rica, Centralamerika and the Carribbean are carried out by the Regional Office in Mexico City with support of the  DAAD Information Point in San José. 

Students and scholars as well as academic and research institutions in Costa Rica and the region of Centralamerica and the Carribbean are welcome to get in touch with the DAAD for information about study and research in Germany as well as Centralamerica, funding possibilities and cooperation with German institutions for higher education and research.


DAAD – Information Point in San José

The Team

Dr. Katharina Fleckenstein
… Regional Office director for Mexico, Centralamerica and the Caribbean.

Mag. Ing. Irena Rusak Rojas
…Coordinator for Bilateral Programs.

M. Sc. Grettel González Altamirano
…Coordinator for the Regional Program.

B.A. Juan Antonio Andrade


Apdo. 1174-1200 Pavas
1,3 km Norte de la Embajada de los EE.UU.
Centro de Alta Tecnología (CENAT)
San José, Costa Rica

Tel.: (+506) 2296-8231
Fax: (+506) 2296-8276

Opening hours:
Monday and Wednesday 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Thursday 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.