Germany

Germany has become a popular destination for foreign students looking for an international education. German Universities offers internationally recognized programs at a relatively cheaper cost compared to UK, USA or Australia. Moreover, there are a significant number of available scholarships that allows foreign students to study in Germany for free.

Located in central Europe, Germany is made up of the North German Plain, the Central German Uplands (Mittelgebirge), and the Southern German Highlands

Capital: Berlin
Other cities: Hamburg, 1.796 million; Munich, 1.364; Cologne
Currency: Euro
Prices in general: The prices of food and most non-food are in former East Germany still lower than in the west.
Languages: Germany is a language mainly spoken in the central European countries

Study in Germany

Studying Abroad in Germany is a big chance not only for European people but for students from all over the world. They benefit from a high quality educational system, learn a new language and gain experience from this interesting country. It doesn’t matter if one is spending his whole studies in Germany or is just interested in a term abroad; these pages provide the necessary information about all relevant topics.

International study program where lectures from all around the world come to share their expertise, mainly in English language as an international language but in German language as well. In most of these Universities learning German language through intensive courses is a mandatory piece of the module, therefore the benefits double immediately.

Technical universities or hochschule, as Germans call them, focus mainly on technology and engineering valuing not only the art of theory but also the art of practice. In fact, the emphasis in these institutions is on the practical skills their students will gain during their studies.

Colleges of fine arts, film and music focus mainly on engaging rare talents in their environments, therefore there are special admission requests in order to enroll in such institutions.

In Germany it usually take a two year program to finish the Masters degree meanwhile PhD programs commonly last up to three academic years.

Regarding education, if you compare Germany to other well-developed neighboring countries one thing that strikes among others is the fact that German Universities are tuition free as of October, 2014. Such an advantage to higher education in Germany is not only offered to its citizens but to all international students willing to pursuit a degree in Germany irrespective of their origin, a free qualitative education taking pride on building experts and professionals for the global market.

University Name City University Name City
Technical University of Berlin Berlin University of Freiburg Freiburg
Free University of Berlin Berlin University of Munich Munich
Humboldt University of Berlin Berlin Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen Aachen
University of Leipzig Leipzig University of Hamburg Hamburg
University of Heidelberg Heidelberg University of Bonn Bonn
University of Cologne Cologne Technical University of Munich Munich
Leibniz Universität Hannover Hanover Westfälische Wilhelms-Universitat Munster Muenster
University of Tübingen Tübingen University of Bremen Bremen
University of Stuttgart Stuttgart University of Mainz Mainz
University of Göttingen Göttingen Goethe University Frankfurt am Main Frankfurt am Main
Dresden University of Technology Dresden University of Würzburg Würzburg
Ruhr-University Bochum Bochum Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Karlsruhe
University of Regensburg Regensburg Chemnitz University of Technology Chemnitz
University of Jena Jena University of Kaiserslautern Kaiserslautern
University of Kiel Keel University of the Saarland Saarbrucken
University of Konstanz Constance University of Bielefeld Bielefeld
Darmstadt University of Technology Darmstadt University of Duisburg-Essen Food
Philipps-University of Marburg Marburg University of Trier Trier
Heinrich-Heine-University Dusseldorf Dusseldorf University of Giessen Molding
University of Kassel Kassel University of Ulm Ulm
University of Bayreuth Bayreuth University of Potsdam Potsdam
University of Mannheim Mannheim Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg Hall
University of Oldenburg Oldenburg University of Paderborn Paderborn
Technical University of Braunschweig Brunswick Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg Magdeburg
University of Hagen Hagen University of Rostock Rostock