Study in Germany

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.

German higher education is one of the best in the world! Whether it’s cars or education, people everywhere recognise “Made in Germany” as a seal of quality. You can benefit from Germany‘s long and famous university tradition especially in the fields of engineering and science. A German university degree is highly respected by employers around the world.

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.

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 receive reduced prices at theatres, museums, opera houses, cinemas, swimming pools and other institutions. All you have to do is present your student ID.

  • Universität Stuttgart
  • Universität Tübingen
  • Universität Trier
  • Universität der Bundeswehr München
  • Universität des Saarlandes
  • Universität, Hohenheim
  • Universität-GH Paderborn
  • Universitaet des Saarlandes
  • University of Giessen
  • University of Marburg
  • Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
  • Technische Universität München
  • Universität Bielefeld
  • Universität Bonn
  • Universität Bremen
  • Universität Duisburg
  • Universität Freiburg
    Universität Gesamthochschule Essen
    Universität Gesamthochschule Kassel
    Universität Hamburg
    Universität Hannover
    Universität Hildesheim
    Universität Köln
    Universität Kaiserslautern
    Universität Karlsruhe
    Universität Konstanz
    Universität Leipzig
    Universität Mannheim
    Universität Passau
    Universität Potsdam
    Universität Regensburg
    Universität Rostock
    Institut f. Semantische Informationsverarbeitung
    Johannes Gutenberg Universität, Mainz
    Julius-Maximilians-Universität, Wärzburg
    Katholische Universität Eichstätt
    Martin Luther Universität Halle-Wittenberg
    Medical University of Luebeck
    Otto von Guericke Universität, Magdeburg
    Ruhr-Universität Bochum
    Technische Hochschule Darmstadt
    Technische Universität Berlin
    Technische Universität Braunschweig
    Technische Universität Chemnitz-Zwickau
    Technische Universität Clausthal
    Technische Universität Dresden
    Technische Universität Hamburg-Harburg
    Technische Universität Ilmenau
    University of Oldenburg
    Universität Augsburg
    Universität Bamberg
    Universität Bayreuth
    Technische Universität M?nchen
    Otto Beisheim School of Management
    Universität Heidelberg
    Freie Universität Berlin
    Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
    Aachen University of Technology
    Berufsakademie Ravensburg
    Dortmund University
    Dresden Technical University
    Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-University Greifswald
    Europa-Universität Viadrina Frankfurt (Oder)
    Fachhochschule Fulda
    Fachhochschule Karlsruhe
    Fachhochschule Reutlingen, Hochschule fär Technik und Wirtschaft
    Frankfurt University
    Friedrich Schiller Universität, Jena
    GISMA Business School
    Heinrich-Heine-Universität Dässeldorf
    Humboldt-University, Berlin

More and more courses and degree programmes are being offered in English, especially at the master’s degree level. This is good news if you don’t know any German or if your German isn’t good enough yet. You’ll find an overview of international degree programmes in Germany in the large DAAD database.

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. No matter what your country, subject or status, you’ll find a scholarship that matches your profile and needs in the DAAD scholarship database! And not only does the database contain programmes offered by the DAAD, but also many other organisations in Germany.