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)

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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...

Heidelberg University logo
Tuition Fee:
Domestic students: 3750 EUR
Deadline:
15 April 2016
Duration:
12 months ( ECTS)

Advertisement The recent far-reaching and dynamic developments in molecular and cellular research set high standards for the training of future clinicians capable of working in this field. Equally, these developments dictate the need for scientists who are able to understand the rationale behind diagnosis and therapy, who can develop and guide the use of new molecular therapies for individual patients, and who are committed to transferring scientific knowledge into clinical practice....

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

Advertisement Angeboten wird das Fach in seiner gesamten Breite - von der Antike ber alle historischen Epochen bis hin zur Gegenwart - und unter Ber cksichtigung der beiden zentralen Themenbereiche Wirtschaft- und Sozialgeschichte sowie Kultur- und Mediengeschichte. Der Fokus liegt dabei auf den europ ischen Aspekten. Spezielle Lehrveranstaltungen, grenz berschreitende Projektarbeiten und besondere Praktika unterstreichen diese Schwerpunktsetzung.Die zahlreichen Kooperationen der Saarbr...

Jacobs University Bremen logo
Tuition Fee:
20000 EUR / Year
Duration:

Advertisement Since the studies of Chemistry, Physics and Nanoscience have many common features and foundations, they have been combined in the Physical Sciences Graduate Program to allow for synergistic effects in both, teaching and research. The Chemistry track provides a broad background in chemical sciences. The track Physics enables a broad study of the physical foundations of eminent problems, Physics forms the basis of our understanding of objects as diverse as elementary particles,...

University of Hohenheim logo
Tuition Fee:
149 EUR
Duration:
24 months (120 ECTS)

Advertisement As the market for organic products is growing on a world wide scale, there is a need for experts that can provide knowledge on organic agriculture and the related food systems. Within thisprogrammethe students have the choice to either do a single degree (staying enrolled the entire period of their studies at the University of Hohenheim) or to obtain a double degree from the University of Hohenheim and one of the following partner universities: * University of Natural...

Technical University of Munich logo
Tuition Fee:
Free
Deadline:
31 May
Duration:
4 semestrs (120 ECTS)

The Master s in Informatics program is taught over four semesters. It is a flexible program that allows you to gear your studies towards your preferred areas of interest. You will attend lectures, practical modules, and seminars and carry out research. The curriculum also includes supplementary elective modules covering business planning, management skills, communicative ability, and intercultural communication. You can decide whether you want your individual program to focus more on research...

Goethe University Frankfurt logo
Tuition Fee:
18000 EUR / Year
Duration:
12 months (60 ECTS)

Numerous rapid changes in the global financial markets over the past few decades have dramatically altered the requirements for and contents of legal study. With the development of new financial instruments such as derivatives and international hedge funds as well as entirely new requirements for financial regulation, central banking and insolvency law, there is an urgent need for professionals to be trained in the qualitatively new and rapidly evolving areas of legal practice.The LL.M....

Technical University of Munich logo
Tuition Fee:
115 EUR / 1 semester
Deadline:
31 May
Duration:
4 semestrs (120 ECTS)

Computer-assisted medical imaging technology plays a crucial role in modern clinical environments, as medical diagnosis and treatment are increasingly supported by imaging procedures. Consequently, there is a growing demand for specialists that are skilled in this very particular field at the intersection of computer science and medicine. The Master s degree program in Biomedical Computing aims to provide the required education by pursuing an interdisciplinary approach, involving the faculty...

Handelshochschule Leipzig logo
Tuition Fee:
15000 EUR / Year
Duration:
24 months (120 ECTS)

Advertisement What is special about the Master s studies at HHL?HHL s full-time M.Sc. in Management has been ranked by Financial Times as #1 in Entrepreneurship worldwide. Overall HHL is ranked as #1 in Germany and #11 worldwide. Since 2011 this program is also taught in a part-time version. HHL offers its M.Sc. students specializations in Finance, Accounting, Marketing Management, Logistics Supply Chain Management, Strategy, Innovation Management Entrepreneurship, Advanced Economics,...

Technical University of Munich logo
Tuition Fee:
Free
Deadline:
31 May
Duration:
4 semestrs (50 ECTS)

The master course Horticultural Science is organized by an educational and scientific network of five European universities. The program offers a research oriented education in horticulture and adjacent fields. The first semester is uniformly designed at all participating universities. Afterwards, two international orientated semesters follow in which students can choose individually from a broad range of courses from the participating universities. A minimum of 30 credits has to be obtained...

Internationales Hochschulinstitut Zittau logo
Tuition Fee:
120 EUR / Year
Duration:
24 months ( ECTS)

Advertisement Companies are increasingly finding it necessary to take on Corporate Social Responsibility and practice successful ethical management in order to achieve economic success. This is especially true when assuming social responsibility offers chances for innovative services and products. At the same time, the development and implementation of CSR standards and ethical measures presents companies with great challenges which demand well-developed management competence and...

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Master Programs in Germany

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  • Business Information Systems
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  • Translational Medical Resarch
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  • Historical Studies in a European Perspective
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  • Physical Sciences
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