Study Programs in Germany

German education systen is often considered as one of the best in Europe, especially in techical areas. It is also one of the cheapest countries for international students: in most of regions students do not have to pay any tuition fees in state universities (or this fee is very moderate). This fact attracts thousand of internation students from all over the world.

There are currently 387 universities in Germany and they are divided into three major groups:

  • Universities or similar institutions (110)
  • Universities of applied sciences (221)
  • Colleges of art and music (56)

Bachelor programs in Germany have several basic requirement for prospective studens: they have to complete high school education, to pass final exams successfully and to hold a language certificate at list at a level B2 for a foundation year program or C1 for the first year of university studies. Bachelor programs in Germany last for 3 or 4 years, depending on the program chosen. Study programs are mostly in German, but some universities have programs in English as well.

For those who don't speak German it would be easier to find a master program in English. Prospective students have to provide two certificates: bachelor degree certificate and a language certificate at a level C1. Other specific requirements will vary depending on the course. The duration of master programs is 2 years. 

German universities offer study programs in various fields, including technical and humanitarian specializations. However, Germany is especially famous for its bachelor's and master's degrees in Physics, Computer Science, History and Philosophy.  

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University of Saarland logo
Tuition Fee:
182 EUR / Year
Duration:
24 months (120 ECTS)

Advertisement Teilnehmer am Saarbr cker Masterstudiengang Physik belegen Module mit experimenteller und theoretischer Schwerpunktsetzung. Sie erhalten dar ber hinaus einen Einblick in Inhalte und Methoden der Nachbardisziplinen. Anwendungen der Physik in den Ingenieur- oder Lebenswissenschaften oder in der Medizin lernen die Studierenden in einem nicht-physikalischen Wahlpflichtfach kennen.Der Saarbr cker Masterstudiengang Physik steht ganz im Zeichen der Forschung. In ihrer...

Rheinisch Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen logo
Tuition Fee:
13500 EUR / Year
Duration:
24 months ( ECTS)

Advertisement In cooperation with the Aachen Dental Laser Center (AALZ) the RWTH International Academy offers the postgraduate programme Master of Science in Lasers in Dentistry . The course offers dentists the opportunity to become highly qualified specialists in the area of laser therapy.This programme is recognised and accredited in Germany and the European Union, as well all countries that are signatories of the Washington Accord .The two-year, executive master programme Lasers in...

University of Saarland logo
Tuition Fee:
182 EUR / Year
Duration:
24 months (120 ECTS)

Advertisement Saarland University offers an excellent environment in which to undertake general and comparative literature studies. Saarbr cken s location close to Germany s borders with France and Luxembourg encourages language learning and makes it easy for students to follow at close hand the cultural and literary developments in neighbouring countries. The department, which has established links throughout Europe while maintaining a strong global outlook, offers students on the Master s...

University of Saarland logo
Tuition Fee:
182 EUR / Year
Duration:
24 months (120 ECTS)

Advertisement Wirtschaftsp dagogen vermitteln Wissen ber betriebs- und volkswirtschaftliche Themen. Neben dem wirtschaftswissenschaftlichen Fachwissen verf gen sie ber Kenntnisse der Psychologie sowie ber erziehungswissenschaftliche und fachdidaktische Kompetenzen. Wirtschaftsp dagogen planen und halten Unterricht in Schulen und Berufsschulen sowie in Betrieben und anderen Bereichen der Erwachsenenbildung. Dar ber hinaus sind sie in der Bildungsberatung und der Bildungsverwaltung t...

University of Gottingen logo
Tuition Fee:
Free
Duration:
24 months (120 ECTS)

Advertisement The objective of the programme is to equip students with a sound understanding of business information systems and to prepare them for working in positions with analytical demands in the IT branch and other industrial and service companies. In order to implement new business ideas and improvements, business information systems must continually developed. Students therefore learn how to actively create business information systems by means of internet-based solutions and to...

Berlin University of Technology logo
Tuition Fee:
Free
Duration:
24 months (120 ECTS)

Advertisement The Masters degree program offers advanced education for students and young professionals holding a Bachelors degree or academic equivalent in engineering or natural sciences. The program commences part time (during the 1st and 2nd semester) in El Gouna, Egypt and during the 3rd semester in Berlin, Germany.The topics covered during the course of studies were tailor-made on the basis of TU Berlins research projects and enduring experiences in the MENA region. On completion of...

University of Mannheim logo
Tuition Fee:
Free
Deadline:
31 May
Duration:
2 years (120 ECTS)

If you want to study business administration in Germany, you will not find a better business school than Mannheim1 . Our Business School is the most reputed institution of its kind in Germany, located in the heart of Germany and Europe. We are proud to offer the full range of business degrees (B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D., MBA and EMBA) and in particular the M.Sc. Mannheim Master in Management (MMM) with its remarkable range of subjects and research areas. And did you know that Mannheim was voted Most...

University of Saarland logo
Tuition Fee:
182 EUR / Year
Duration:
24 months (120 ECTS)

Advertisement Der Masterstudiengang Wirtschaft und Recht der Universit t des Saarlandes bietet k nftigen Betriebswirten, die ihre Chancen auf dem Arbeitsmarkt durch den Erwerb juristischer Kenntnisse erh hen m chten, ein attraktives Studien- und Qualifizierungsangebot. Der Studiengang vermittelt fundierte betriebswirtschaftliche und juristische Kenntnisse und Fertigkeiten. Durch die Kombination der beiden F cher werden die Studierenden in die Lage versetzt, komplexe Probleme unter...

University of Ulm logo
Tuition Fee:
142 EUR
Duration:

In today’s post-genomic world, researchers and scientists in the field of molecular medicine are transforming the way we understand, treat, and cure diseases. Germany is a prominent leader in this fast-moving field and is spearheading many of the latest innovations and cutting-edge approaches.The Master in Molecular Medicine at Ulm University is the ideal postgraduate programme for students who have obtained a bachelor degree in a life science subject, such as biochemistry, biomedical science,...

University of Saarland logo
Tuition Fee:
182 EUR / Year
Duration:
24 months (120 ECTS)

Advertisement Theorie als Modell von Wirklichkeit wird als ebenso spannende wie unverzichtbare wissenschaftliche Perspektive begriffen. Der kulturtheoretische Schwerpunkt des Masterstudiengangs vermittelt historische und kulturelle Zusammenh nge und zielt darauf, theoretische Positionen kritisch zu reflektieren. Dabei schulen die Studierenden ihre F higkeit zur fach bergreifenden Analyse und lernen, theoretische Konzepte auf konkrete Gegenst nde anzuwenden.Im Masterstudiengang Historisch...

University of Gottingen logo
Tuition Fee:
500 EUR
Duration:
18 months ( ECTS)

Advertisement In this international study program, students holding a Bachelors degree can achieve a Masters degree (M.Sc.) within 18 months. After a three-year doctoral program, the title Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) or Dr. rer. nat. respectively can be earned. Alternatively, after successful completion of both their medical studies and the Ph.D. study program, medical students may apply for the degree of a Medical Doctor Doctor of Philosophy (MD-Ph.D.).Due to the lack of a semester...

University of Gottingen logo
Tuition Fee:
Free
Duration:
24 months (120 ECTS)

Advertisement The Masters degree in Taxation aims to train specialists entering a wide variety of fields such as business, consulting, academic, politics, and public administration. This programme is geared for applicants interested in the institutional design of taxes, as well as those interested in micro and macro effects of tax policies.The main focus of the programme is taxation, with opportunities for learning about a diverse array of issues within this field. The coursework includes...

University of Saarland logo
Tuition Fee:
182 EUR
Duration:
24 months (120 ECTS)

Advertisement The sequencing of the human genome has been one of the most significant scientific advances of the last few decades and could not have been achieved without bioinformatics. Bioinformatics now plays a key role not only in genetics but in many other fields, such as AIDS research and cancer therapy. Saarland University is one of the leading centres of bioinformatics in Germany.The internationally respected Center for Bioinformatics (CBI) on the Saarbr cken campus is home to...

University of Gottingen logo
Tuition Fee:
500 EUR
Deadline:
15 June 2016
Duration:
24 months (120 ECTS)

Advertisement M.A. programme Intercultural Theology offers a unique combination of theory and practical experiences. Teaching language is English. The study course lasts for four terms and is offered by G ttingen University in cooperation with the University of Applied Sciences for Intercultural Theology Hermannsburg (Fachhochschule). It imparts basic knowledge about intercultural theology, which is to be applied in a project abroad or in Germany. The Master degree qualifies for various...

University of Bielefeld logo
Tuition Fee:
Free
Duration:
24 months (120 ECTS)

Advertisement This Master s degree programme combines informatics with either one of the subjects of biology, chemistry, physics, or biotechnology, in order to connect current methods and results of these life-science disciplines with those of informatics. Here, theoretical as well as applied subjects are the focus of teaching and research. Special attention is given to convey skills required to communicate with specialists in both fields.The programme is designed for four semesters and 120...

Berlin University of Technology logo
Tuition Fee:
11000 EUR / Year
Deadline:
30 April 2016
Duration:
18 months ( ECTS)

Advertisement The three-semester Master Course in Urban Management is open for graduates from various disciplines. It has a focus on development situations in the South and transition countries. The course offers training in management approaches that cross the boundaries of isolated professional knowledge and aims to present workable solutions for city management. The issues addressed are related to the most urgent problems of urban development in many countries, including environmental...

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  • Economics and Law
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  • Molecular Medicine
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