– THE RIGHT CHOICE FOR YOU!
Germany is the third most popular destination among international students in the world. More than twelve percent of students at German universities come from abroad – just like you. Germany is an attractive place to study and German university degrees are highly respected by employers worldwide.
- YOU HAVE A TOP-CLASS DEGREE RECOGNISED AROUND THE WORLD!
German higher education is one of the best in the world!
- YOU HAVE A DIVERSE RANGE OF STUDY OPPORTUNITIES!
Germany’s higher education system has something for everyone! There are almost 450 state-accredited universities with some 17,500 degree programmes in Germany. German universities offer degree programmes in every possible subject and academic level – be it Bachelor’s, Master’s, state examinations or doctoral degrees.
- YOU CAN STUDY IN ENGLISH!
More and more courses and degree programmes are being offered in English. This is good news if you don’t know any German or if your German isn’t good enough yet.
- YOU ARE NOT ALONE!
Around twelve percent of students at German universities come from foreign countries, just like you. You can make friends from around the world, become acquainted with different countries and expand your horizons.
- YOU PAY VERY LOW TUITION FEES – AND SOMETIMES NONE AT ALL!
Students normally don’t have to pay tuition fees at German universities, and if so, the fees are very low. Most German universities receive considerable financing from the government. Bachelor’s degree programmes are usually tuition-free at public universities. Some master’s degree programmes, however, come with tuition fees, but they’re not as high as in other countries.
- YOU HAVE VERY AFFORDABLE LIVING EXPENSES!
Compared with other European countries, the cost of living in Germany is reasonable. The cost of food, rent, clothing and cultural activities are equivalent to the EU average. There are also a number of concessions available to students.
- YOU CAN BENEFIT FROM MANY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMMES!
As an international student with outstanding academic achievement, you have good chances of receiving a scholarship to finance your studies in Germany. The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) is one of the largest scholarship organisations in the world and offers countless scholarship programmes.
- YOU LIVE IN A SAFE COUNTRY!
Germany is a safe country – also on an international scale.
- YOU LIVE IN A DIVERSE COUNTRY IN THE HEART OF EUROPE!
- YOU LEARN A LANGUAGE WHICH CAN OPEN MANY DOORS!
German is one of the ten most spoken languages in the world. Some 185 million people worldwide can speak German.
Cost of Studying in Germany:
Bachelor degree programs approx. 8,000-10,000 Euros p.a.
Master Degree programs approx. 12,000-14,000 Euros p.a.
Cost of Living in Germany:
You should expect to pay the following expenses during your stay in Germany:
- living expenses (rent, food, clothing, books, telephone, …)
- semester contribution
- health insurance
- possible tuition fees
Students require around 800 Euros per month to cover the cost of living in Germany.