Students from abroad can find basic information regarding courses, required qualifications, financing opportunities, and visa regulations for entry here. Most of the information is offered in several languages.
Studying in Germany: A Practical Guide for international students. (6th edition)
This practical guide provides students seeking a studying or research opportunity in Germany with relevant information and contacts, and intends to support them in planning and organising their stay by presenting steps and appropriate timelines - the printed version of this brochure can be obtained along with a CD Rom featuring international study courses. The online brochure lists the relevant weblinks for [...]
The Education System in the Federal Republic of Germany : Higher education
A description of the responsibilities, structures and
developments in education policy for the exchange of information in Europe
- The excerpt focuses on higher education (tertiary sector).
Dokument von: Ständige Konferenz der Kultusminister der Länder in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland (KMK)
FAQs: Preparing a successful research stay in Germany
The brochure provides some practical tips and information to help researchers prepare for a research stay in Germany. However, because the landscape is developing so
dynamically, the brochure can make no claim to be complete but it offers links to websites where you can find the latest information on visa regulations, health insurance questions, the various kinds of research institutions, and the funding [...]
Dokument von: Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF)
Courses of study in Germany. All academic programmes - DAAD
The site introduces the web information service by the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service). It provides information on studying and researching in Germany (types of universities and course, stipends). Furthermore, a Frequently Asked Questions section provides answers to typical problems students from abroad face when planning a period of research or study in Germany, such as finding a place to live, [...]
Study in Germany - Land of ideas (DAAD portal for international students)
Study-in de is a modern website enhancing the information services by the German Academic Exchange Service: international students can find information about studying and living in Germany in a user-friendly environment that is enriched by Web 2.0 features. While the web structure itself provides access to information on aspects of preparing for study, learning German, choosing a university course, health [...]
Studying in Germany in ten steps - vvideoclips
Ana, a student from Brazil, and Tim, her German study buddy, guide students from abroad across the ten steps needed to properly enrol in a study programme at a German university. The videos are subtitled in German respectively English.
Higher Education Opportunities in Germany
This online service provides you with comprehensive information to prepare for studying at a college or university in Germany.
Here you can obtain essential information on admissions and the application process, promotional possibilities as well as the various types of universities and degrees.
You can find detailed information on the subject matter and structure of more than 70 courses of study.
Study and Research in Germany - DAAD
The website informs first year students, graduate students and doctoral students on the application procedures necessary for entering a higher education institution in Germany.
Federal Statistical Office: Higher Education
Official statistics of higher education provides fundamental information for planning and political shaping in the higher education sector. Non-monetary statistics of higher education include especially: the statistics of students (students and new entrants), the statistics of examinations (graduates), the statistics of non-enrolled students, the statistics of post-doctoral lecturing qualifications, the [...]
Higher Education Compass (featured by: Association of Universities and other Higher Education Institutions in Germany HRK)
The Higher Education Compass is an information service on all German higher education institutions and the degrees they offer, it is published by the German Rectors` Conference. The information includes a list of universities with direct access to their websites, degree courses and doctoral courses, international degrees and a newsletter.
Study in Germany - - information portal
Study in Germany offers information on training, studying, research opportunities and living in Germany.
German Academic Exchange Service
In its capacity as the largest German support organisation in the field of international academic co-operation, the DAAD, with considerable public funds at its disposal, simultaneously fulfils responsibilities in foreign cultural and academic policy, development co-operation policy and national higher education policy. Indeed German higher education policy focuses on the internationalisation of research, [...]
KfW information on loans for education and training
The KfW banking group in Germany offers student loans for higher education and professionalisation in VET in Germany, on reasonable terms. This website informs potential applicants on conditions and procedures.