Masters in Germany
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Masters in Germany

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Higher education in Germany

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Germany is popular for its professional education. The country boasts about 425 public and private universities offering all kinds of Masters programmes. Besides the traditional research universities, there is also a school type called universities of applied sciences, offering more practice-oriented programmes. Alternatively, postgraduate students in Germany may choose a dual education system combining Masters-level study with on-the-job training.

Many Masters programmes in Germany are taught in German, but there are also plenty of international programmes taught in English. Even so, it is helpful to learn German, if you want to study in Germany. As a world language, it can benefit your future career in many ways.

Tuition fees for Masters courses in Germany

Public universities do not charge tuition fees for pursuing a first Masters degree. However, there is a small semester fee at each university, varying between €50 and €300, depending on the institution. Private universities, on the other hand, usually charge tuition fees. The costs vary between €12,000 and €30,000 per year.

Living together with Germans

Most Germans speak English, so it shouldn’t be a problem to meet people even if you don’t speak any German. They are hospitable people, open to foreigners and eager to make new friends. Besides, in contrast to their reputation, Germans can be very funny.

Germany’s countryside is very diverse. In the South you can find the Alps with their huge mountains; in the North, there are the coasts of the North and the Baltic Sea. In between the country offers great cities with a vibrant nightlife and many options to spend your free time.

Here is an overview of universities in Germany:

comprehensive profile   Akademie Würth Business School
comprehensive profile   University of Southern Denmark (SDU)
comprehensive profile   Jacobs University Bremen
comprehensive profile   Universität Stuttgart
comprehensive profile   ESMT Berlin
comprehensive profile   Institut der deutschen Wirtschaft Köln Akademie GmbH (IW Akademie) in Kooperation mit der Technischen Hochschule Köln (TH Köln)
  Hochschule Hof
  Hochschule Bremen
  Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler Berlin
  Hochschule Koblenz, RheinAhrCampus
  German Graduate School of Management and Law (GGS)
  FernUniversität in Hagen
  Stensington Internationale Management Akademie
  Steuerlehrgänge Dr. Bannas
  Provadis Hochschule Frankfurt am Main
  IST-Hochschule für Management
  Universität der Bundeswehr München
  Fachhochschule Bielefeld
  Hochschule Worms
  Hochschule für Wirtschaft, Technik und Kultur (HWTK)
  Hochschule für Musik und Tanz (HfMT) Köln
  Fachhochschule Dortmund
  Medizinische Hochschule Brandenburg Theodor Fontane
  Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg
  Hochschule für Telekommunikation Leipzig
  Universität Mannheim
  ESCP Europe
  HTW des Saarlandes
  Zeppelin Universität Friedrichshafen
  Hamburger Fern-Hochschule - HFH
  ifs internationale filmschule köln
  HTW Dresden
  Universität Bayreuth
  Fliedner Fachhochschule Düsseldorf
  Pädagogische Hochschule Schwäbisch Gmünd
  Steinbeis-Hochschule Berlin
  Hochschule Merseburg
  Theologische Hochschule Friedensau
  Muthesius Kunsthochschule Kiel
  Universität Potsdam
  Robert Schumann Hochschule Düsseldorf
  Hochschule Nordhausen
  Hochschule Bochum
  Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn
  Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Umwelt Nürtingen-Geislingen
  Universität Kassel, Management School
  Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Universität Greifswald
  Hochschule Ulm
  BTK Hochschule für Gestaltung
  Beuth Hochschule für Technik Berlin


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