Moving to a new country and adapting to a new lifestyle can be daunting at first. No need to worry, though! We will guide you through the most important steps to organise your time at university in Bavaria – from understanding the education system, to sending off your application and financing your studies.
German Higher Education System
If you are moving to Germany from a different country, you may not be familiar with its higher education system. Did you know that there are three different types of universities for example?
Depending on the particular subject you wish to study, different application routes may apply. Find out more about course requirements, information on applications and deadlines for different university types. With our checklist, it’s easy to keep track of your tasks.
From the winter semester of 2013, there are no university tuition fees in Bavaria. However, students still need sufficient funds to cover their living expenses. Bavaria offers a number of grants and funding opportunities for gifted students.
When you have just arrived in a new country, there are many things you may not be familiar with. How do you look for accommodation? Do you need health insurance in Germany? We explain the most important steps to help you settle in your new home.