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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   Jacobs University Bremen
comprehensive profile   Institut der deutschen Wirtschaft Köln Akademie GmbH (IW Akademie) in Kooperation mit der Fachhochschule Köln (FH Köln)
comprehensive profile   BiTS Hochschule
comprehensive profile   HECTOR School of Engineering & Management
comprehensive profile   University of Southern Denmark (SDU)
comprehensive profile   ESMT Berlin
comprehensive profile   Akademie Würth Business School
comprehensive profile   Universität Stuttgart
  Freie Theologische Hochschule Gießen
  Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst (HfMDK) Stuttgart
  Steinbeis Hochschule Berlin, Institute of Executive Capabilities (IEC)
  Hochschule für Technik Stuttgart (HFT)
  Hochschule für Musik (HfM) Karlsruhe
  BTK Hochschule für Gestaltung
  Hochschule der Medien (HdM) Stuttgart
  Beuth Hochschule für Technik Berlin
  BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg
  Technische Hochschule Nürnberg Georg Simon Ohm
  Fachhochschule Dortmund
  Pädagogische Hochschule Schwäbisch Gmünd
  Quadriga Hochschule Berlin
  Württembergische Verwaltungs- und Wirtschafts-Akademie e.V. (VWA)
  Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Universität Greifswald
  Fachhochschule Münster
  CRES Freiburg - Institut der Steinbeis-Hochschule Berlin
  Hochschule für Musik und Theater (HfMT) Hamburg
  FH Stralsund
  Technische Universität Chemnitz
  WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management
  Hochschule für Musik und Theater (HMT) "Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy" Leipzig
  IBM Deutschland GmbH
  Hochschule für Musik, Theater und Medien Hannover
  Philipps-Universität Marburg
  Evangelische Hochschule Dresden - EHS
  Universität zu Köln
  Weißensee-Kunsthochschule Berlin
  Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler Berlin
  Hamburg Media School
  Universität Hohenheim
  Evangelische FH Rheinland-Westfalen-Lippe
  Universität der Künste (UdK) Berlin
  TU Clausthal
  Hochschule Mittweida
  Katholische Hochschule Nordrhein-Westfalen
  Universität Witten/Herdecke
  Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster (WWU)
  Hochschule für Wirtschaft und Recht Berlin
  Justus-Liebig-Universität Gießen
  DIU Dresden International University
  TU Braunschweig
  ...

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