Types of learning institutions
Hochschule is the name for higher education. Under this, you can get the following institutions.
- Fachhochschule – University of applied sciences.
- Technische University – Technical University
- University – for academics. They offer doctoral and research programs
Hochschule does not mean “Hoërskool” or “Secondary School”
Where to start
“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
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