Step by step guide to study free in Germany


Why Study in Germany?

Germany is the 3rd famous destination among worldwide students within the global. Germany is an education paradise. Unlike in other countries, in Germany, you will find many global ranked universities, countless courses to pick amongst, globally valued ranges that promise high employability to you and low-priced dwelling charges. With greater than 409 higher education institutions across the country, Germany provides every student with the opportunity to choose greater than 14,500 bachelor and master diploma programs. Eleven out of the 16 states in Germany haven’t any tuition fees at all.

Germany Facts:

Capital: Berlin

Dialling code: +49

Currency: Euro

Language: German

Time Diff. : Pakistan time is 3:00 hours ahead

Do You Know?

One of the most sought-after destinations for Pakistani students to study abroad in Germany, A European country with more than 330 state colleges and 100% free educational cost. Foreign scholars are excited not apart by its expense but by its stable internship programs (for scholars who are skilled in German) and the opportunity to stay for 1.5 years after graduation in Germany.

Learn German Language:

Knowing German opens various gateways in the nation from free instructive expense to grabbing inclination while pursuing occupations and impermanent positions. Knowing English makes the way toward learning the language somewhat snappier. The arrangement procedures to learn German dialects in the nation are structured so that even a moderate student could adapt if the understudy exhibits discipline in learning.

Types of Institutes in Germany:

There are two types of institutions you can browse from. In a substantial number of courses, the primary, called universities are research-led and grant doctorates. The other sort is Fachhochschulen, which allow practice-oriented programs mainly in engineering, management, social science, and design as well as influential connections to the enterprise. The universities contribute practical studies in particular. Universities of applied sciences do not grant PhDs. However, you would still be eligible to apply for a Ph.D. at a university as a master degree holder from a University of Applied Sciences. Your concern should delimit which of these two sorts of schools you pick.

The University of Münster is a public university in the city of Münster, North Rhine-Westphalia in Germany. More than 43,000 students and over 120 fields of study in 15 departments, it is Germany’s 5th largest university and one of the foremost centers of German intellectual life.

The University of Cologne is located in Cologne, Germany. It is the 6th university to be established in Central Europe and One of the largest universities in Germany with more than 48,000 students.

The Technical University of Munich is a large research university with different campuses in Munich, Garching, and Freising-Weihenstephan. It’s also a member of TU9, an incorporated society of the largest and most notable German institutes of technology.

The University of Duisburg-Essen is a public university in Duisburg and Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. One of the youngest & largest universities in Germany.

The University of Hamburg is a comprehensive university in Hamburg, Germany. Offers more than 170 programs.

The Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich is a public research university located in Munich, Germany. The University of Munich is Germany’s sixth-oldest university in continuous operation.

The University of Frankfurt is located in Frankfurt, Germany. Founded in 1914 as a citizens’ university; The university currently has around 45,000 students, distributed across four major campuses within the city.

RWTH Aachen University or Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen is a research university located in Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. With more than 42,000 students enrolled in 144 study programs, it is the largest technical university in Germany.

Friedrich–Alexander University Erlangen–Nürnberg is a public research university in the cities of Erlangen and Nuremberg in Bavaria, Germany. FAU is the second largest state university.

The Ruhr-University Bochum, located in the southern hills of central Ruhr area Bochum. Currently, 42,718+ students are enrolled in the university

(TU9, a group of 9 technical universities is recognized to be the best of German technological universities and the world’s best leading technical universities.)

These Universities of the TU9 have links with several IITs. Most TU9 programs are taught in German with little or no tuition fees (up to Euro 500 per semester). Students are capable of gaining admission to the 100% scholarship programmes, without being able to attend GRE or GATE, if they are strong in German.

Germany’s top business schools:

Some of Germany’s top business schools for management programs are Mannheim Business School, WHU, HHL, GISMA, and Georg Simon Ohm University. MBA programs are taught in English at these schools. For admission, therefore, German-speaking skills are not necessary. The German MBAs, with an average tuition fee of EUR 10000 (Rs. 7 lakes), are highly affordable compared to the US and Europe MBA programs. German Business Schools are worldwide only international business schools that enable Indian students to take part-time MBA enrollment. In the evening and three weeks, part-time MBA lectures are usually given. This gives students the opportunity to take up full-time internships throughout the day.

Eligibility Criteria:

The eligibility requirements differ when it comes to admission from one university to another. Many German universities need four years of bachelor’s degree to achieve with admission for master’s programs. Students must perform for IELTS 6.0, or TOEFL 80 for English taught programs. GRE is confirmed for admission to top English-language MS programs and admission to top English-language MBA programmes. Students must pass the German language test— Testdaf or DSH — for bachelor programs for German taught programs. Students must have a minimum of 60% in Class 12 or pass an entrance test by some universities. Students need to have scored at least 60 % in their 4-year Bachelor degree for most Master’s programs at German Universities. Some master programs accept 3-year bachelor’s degree students. MBA programs require a bachelor degree with a minimum of two years of work experience.

You just need to follow up the ladder to reach up to the excellent future:

  • Study Program
  • Requirements
  • The Language
  • Financial Resources
  • Admission
  • German Student Visa
  • Accommodation

Study Program:

Looking for a university including a study program may take time if you haven’t given much thought to this thing before starting your application process to study in Germany. A large number of available courses could be one of the reasons you haven’t made a decision yet. Regardless of what path you want to go in life, there will certainly be a study program that will suit your studying aspirations and plans.


Entry requirements are unique depending on the university you are applying and the type of course you choose, so it’s suggested to read the requirements section multiple times. Bad timing and incomplete documents are the most common problems that take place at this level, and both can cause delayed admission or maybe rejected applications. To keep away from such a possibility, you must prepare these documents early enough.

The Language:

In Germany, many undergraduate courses are taught in the native language, whereas many study programs at higher educational levels are taught completely or partially in the German language. Your success at university very much depends on your skills in the German language, even if your program is in the English language.

Financial Resources:

A foreign student in Germany must possess a minimum of €8,640 which is presumed to be enough for a student to carry the cost of living for the 1st year of his studies.

How to get Admission in German University:

  • After checking your application documents twice, it’s time for submitting the application. The application may be carried online, but there may be universities that acquire only applications in individual or via post.
  • Contact your university to look you which of the manner you can submit your application. Many German universities are a part of the national university online application platform. Further to this, there are universities that have their online admission platform on their website.
  • Remember that universities in German are a heart for international students and admission committees are densely loaded with foreign student applications. Going through all the applications takes time, and you need to submit your application as early as possible to take advantage.

How to get German Student Visa:

If you’re a student and going from a non-EU and non-EEA country, you must get a German student visa. By the point you’re collecting the documents, we recommend to touch the German embassy/consulate in individual and make a visa appointment. We suggest you give the deserved preference to this matter as it may cost you plenty of time which otherwise you would use to study. With that in mind, you may attempt to find accommodation online earlier than arriving in Germany.

How to get Accommodation in Germany as Student:

Now that you’re officially a university student in Germany and you have your student visa. You must think of a place for your stay. Students are not that expensive but are normal that as an international student, you should strive to find yourself the most financially suitable place.

Application Process To study in Germany:

The last step is to proceed and apply for the course you have chosen and university. You can apply via advisors or directly to the respective website of the University. You need to go to the standard tests, receive the required documents (including a six-to 12-week student visa) and know the guidelines completely during the year before you apply to university.

  •  Your valid passport (plus copies of passport)
  • Copy of Complete academic transcripts/diplomas/degrees
  •  Passport photos
  • Original predicted grades transcripts for awaited results
  •  Your Visa or Residence Permit
  • Completed and signed Application Form
  •  Degree qualifications The Letter of Admission
  • Proof of health insurance in Germany
  •  The payment fee receipt
  • CV / SOP / Letter of reference

To become successful in a profession degrees are important. And to have it from the best of the best medium is the charm which you all should avail just don’t want your time.

Hurry up! And make all the dreams into reality and to entertain yourself with great exposure. You will be thrilled for sure by viewing the diversity and enthusiasm which you will have in those time duration.


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