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Required elective modules can be chosen from chemistry, physics, biology, and engineering. They include course-type modules and research-oriented internships in various research groups.
Language requirementsEnglish on level B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages
Academic requirementsBachelor's degree in nanoscience (or equivalent)
Basic knowledge in chemistry, physics, and biology as well as advanced theoretical and practical skills in two of the three disciplines are mandatory.
Enrolment feesMandatory registration fees allow students to use public transport free of charge and the university's refectories and cafeterias at reduced prices. For example, the registration fee for the summer semester of 2016 amounted to approx. 275 EUR.
Costs of livingIn order to cover personal expenses while studying in Kassel, it is recommended that students budget around 750-900 EUR per month for accommodation, food, health insurance, books, and miscellaneous expenses.
Job opportunitiesStudents can apply for various part-time jobs or work as student assistants on campus. Please have a look at http://www.uni-kassel.de. Some departments also provide positions as tutors or student assistants.
Arrival supportAn orientation week is regularly offered to international students. During information sessions, tours, excursions, events, and leisure-time activities, international students get to know their departments, courses, the campus, and life in Kassel or Witzenhausen and become acquainted with their lecturers and fellow students. Students get the chance to make new friends during the campus rally or at the get-together brunch. Senior student tutors will assist foreign students with any questions or problems they may encounter during their stay.
Services and support for international studentsOrientation week at the main site in Kassel: firstname.lastname@example.org
Support service at the campus site in Witzenhausen: email@example.com
Contact for exchange students: firstname.lastname@example.org
Welcome Centre: http://www.uni-kassel.de/go/welcome-centre