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Germany

About Germany
  • German is the official and predominant spoken language in Germany.
  • Euro is the official currency of Germany.

Some of the famous cities in Germany are:

Berlin

Munich

Frankfurt

Hamburg

Dresden

Leipzig

Heidelberg

Why Study in Germany?
  • Low cost of education.
  • Most of the Universities or colleges are state owned and Government funded.
  • Quality of Education.
  • Education in Germany is one of the oldest and best in the world.
  • Merit is the only criteria for admission.
  • German Education guarantees practical knowledge in addition to solid theoretical foundation.
  • Good Job Prospects.
Part Time work/Student Jobs
  • International students are allowed to work for 120 full working days or 240 half working days in a year.
  • Typically the student wages range from 8 to 12 Euros an hour. Students can work on campus or outside the campus.
  • Students with German language skills are entitled for higher wages as compared to the students having no skills.
Job Prospects
  • Germany is home to many of the Fortune 500 companies like Volkswagen, Audi AG, BMW, Bentley Motors Limited, Škoda Auto, Siemens etc.
  • The German economy is Europe’s strongest. It is the European leader in terms of growth, employment and export.
  • Non-EU students are allowed to stay up to 1.5 years after the completion of the study to search for a job.
  • Indefinite right of residence to graduates after 5 years of working in Germany.
Types of Higher Educations
  • Technical University / Universitat
  • Degrees offered includes Bachelors, Masters & Doctorate.
  • Universities mainly impart theoretical knowledge
  • Research plays an integral part of the study.
  • Faculties include Education, Engineering and Science, Law, Medicine, Social & Cultural Sciences, Business Management.
  • University of Applied Sciences / Fachhochschule
  • More practical oriented.
  • Offers Bachelors programs in general.
  • Some institutions also offer Masters Program.
  • Though research is gaining importance but the focus remains at application oriented study.
  • Excellent job opportunities owing to close tie up with industry.
Colleges of Art, Film and Music:

Artistic subjects, such as music, architecture, visual arts, drama, dance, industrial and fashion design Modern media, directors, cinematographers, screenwriters and other film and television professionals are trained Admission requirements for these courses include a specific talent which you must demonstrate at an entrance examination

Entry requirements for Master’s
  • Academic percentage – Above 60% is required
  • Minimum IELTS score – Overall 6.5 with no band less than 6 OR
  • Minimum TOEFL score – 87.
  • GRE is needed for good and high ranked Universities – 310+ is considered as a good score. GRE is a mandatory requirement for some Automobile and Mechanical courses by high ranked Universities.
Entry requirements for Bachelor’s
  • 12 years of education is required for entry in a Bachelors program in Germany. Some universities needs 13 years of education.
  • This can be achieved by successfully completing the first year of a Bachelors program from a recognized university in India in the relevant subject field.
  • Successfully completing a Foundation year at a university in Germany to compensate for the 13th year of education.
  • Academic percentage – Minimum 60% & above in 12th
  • IELTS – Overall 6.5 with no band less than 6
  • German Language – B2 Level Proficiency
Duration & Tuition Fees
  • Usually the Master’s course is of 1-2 years and the Bachelor’s course is for 3 years.
  • Fees – EUR 8,000 – 15,000 (Per Year)
  • The fees is excluding living and accommodation costs
Some of the Institutions
  • Lancaster University, Leipzig
  • Constructor University
  • EU Business School (Germany)
  • International School of Management
  • Arden University Berlin Study Center
  • SRH Berlin University of Applied Sciences
  • CBS International Business School
  • GISMA Business School Hochschule
  • Berlin School of Business and Innovation (BSBI), Berlin and Hamburg
  • Accadis Hochschule Bad Homburg – University of Applied Sciences
  • International University of Applied Sciences
Academic Requirment for Apllication Processing
Master’s:

Academic percentage: Min 60-65% in Bachelor’s is required

IELTS – Overall 6.5 with no band less than 6

Tuition Fees – € 9000 – € 15,000 approx.

Bachelor’s:

Academic percentage: 60 to 65% in 10th and 12th Std

IELTS – Overall 6.5 with no band less than 6

SAT score requirement in Constructor University is 1200

Fees – € 10,000 – € 15,000 approx.

Intakes – Winter – September / October Summer – March / April