Study and Research in Germany

Humboldt Universität

You would like to study in Germany? Welcome!

Deutsches Studentenwerk is the umbrella organization of the 58 Studentenwerke in Germany. The Studentenwerke are partner organizations of the universities and support approx. two million students with lots of help and services around their studies.

Their website is compiled especially for international students in order to support them along the way.

Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst

DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service)

Information on higher education and studying in Germany, including in particular information about international degree programmes, university admission requirements in Germany, DAAD scholarship programmes, language examinations, summer courses and up-to-date reports on life in Germany.

Alumniportal Deutschland

Alumniportal Deutschland is an editorially supported social online network, which sees itself as a service for all Germany-alumni as well as for companies, networks, organizations and institutes of higher education. A unique combination of topical and emotional services with a connection to Germany and an online community opens entirely new opportunities for maintaining contacts and networks.

Young Reserachers 2010

Young Germans Engage in Research

Forty-five years ago, young Germans were first called upon to participate in a research competition under the motto “We’re Looking for the Researchers of Tomorrow!” – marking the birth of the Young Researchers competition. The aim of the contest is to arouse young Germans’ enthusiasm for science and research and to promote the up-and-coming young scientists and researchers who are so essential to Germany’s future.

Study and Research in Germany

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Connecting worlds of knowledge

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Young people need education. And Germany needs well-educated young people to join the workforce. Nowadays, international academic exchange is a key element in this equation. That is why the Federal Foreign Office has made research and academic relations the priority of its cultural relations policy in 2009.

Career: English Teacher

English Teachers are in demand in Germany.  Interested in looking into a career as a teacher?  This month at Young Germany we will give you step-by-step instructions on how to get the job, take you through the day of a freelance English teacher, and talk to a teacher who works at an international school.