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   Institut der deutschen Wirtschaft Köln Akademie GmbH (IW Akademie) in Kooperation mit der Technischen Hochschule Köln (TH Köln)
comprehensive profile   ESMT Berlin
comprehensive profile   Jacobs University Bremen
comprehensive profile   HECTOR School of Engineering & Management
comprehensive profile   Universität Stuttgart
comprehensive profile   University of Southern Denmark (SDU)
comprehensive profile   Akademie Würth Business School
  Touro College Berlin
  Steinbeis Hochschule Berlin, Institut für Organisation & Management (IOM)
  Euro-FH - Europäische Fernhochschule Hamburg University of Applied Sciences
  ALDI SÜD Dienstleistungs-GmbH & Co. oHG - Unternehmensgruppe ALDI SÜD
  German Research School for Simulation Sciences
  TH Köln
  Mannheim Business School (MBS)
  Wilhelm Löhe Hochschule für angewandte Wissenschaften
  Hochschule Harz - Hochschule für angewandte Wissenschaften
  Technische Hochschule Brandenburg
  Hamburger Fern-Hochschule - HFH
  Philipps-Universität Marburg
  SRH Hochschule der populären Künste (hdpk)
  Hochschule Ostwestfalen-Lippe
  Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin
  Hochschule Ansbach
  hochschule 21
  Hochschule Emden/Leer
  Universität Duisburg-Essen
  Hochschule Hannover
  Universität Siegen
  International School of Management
  Baltic College
  Ernst-Abbe-Hochschule Jena
  MSH Medical School Hamburg
  Pädagogische Hochschule Weingarten
  Rheinische Fachhochschule Köln
  Hochschule für Musik und Theater (HMT) München
  Hochschule Osnabrück
  Bergische Universität Wuppertal
  Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg
  Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
  Hochschule Bremen
  Hochschule Koblenz, RheinAhrCampus
  Evangelische Hochschule Hamburg
  Hochschule Ravensburg-Weingarten
  Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
  Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
  Jade Hochschule
  Akademie der Bildenden Künste (AkBK) Nürnberg
  accadis Hochschule Bad Homburg
  Technische Universität München
  Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule (RWTH) Aachen


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