Bavarian State Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts

Welcome to Bavaria!

Study-in-bavaria is here to provide international students with information on universities and life in Bavaria. Browse our university profiles or use the course finder to explore the numerous study options available. Find out how to apply for different degree courses. See what Bavaria has to offer in terms of sports and leisure opportunities and read tips on finding accommodation, setting up health insurance or making new friends at university. Have fun and start planning your future now!


Why  Bavaria

If you are looking to study at a top university in beautiful, green surroundings, Bavaria could be the perfect place for you. In this section, hear why other international students have chosen to study here. Find out what to expect in terms of leisure facilities, food and weather. And explore the career possibilities in Bavaria after your studies.

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How  to study in Bavaria

When you are moving to study in a different country, there are many things to consider. On these pages find out about the German education system, read information on different application routes for degree courses in Germany and ways to finance your studies. We have also collected a number of tips for everyday student life in Bavaria from opening a bank account to finding accommodation or setting up health insurance. A checklist helps you to keep track of everything that needs to be organised.

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What & where  to study in Bavaria

Bavaria offers a wide choice of excellent universities and degree courses. Discover the unique profiles of Bavarian research universities, universities of applied sciences and universities of the arts. Use the course finder to search for degree courses in Bavaria. And find out about special study programmes such as “dual studies” or the “Elite Network of Bavaria” and opportunities for doctoral students.

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