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Study in Germany

Types of learning institutions

Hochschule is the name for higher education. Under this, you can get the following institutions. 

  • Fachhochschule – Univerisity of applied sciences. 
  • Technische University – Technical University 
  • University – for academics. They offer doctoral and research programs

Where to start

If you want to study in Germany or are looking for a Masters in English, pop over to this very resourceful website about studying in Germany at an University or Higher Education Institution.


You can search for degree programs on this website.
It is also a good source of information for Doctoral Studies.

Online Univeristies


Uni-assist e.V, the working service point for international student applications, is an association supported by approximately 170 German universities.
Uni-assist provides processing and evaluation for international student applications.”

Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst

The website of the German Academic Exchange Service.
– Attached is a pdf file for the Practical Guide for International Students (7th Edition)






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