Study in Germany

Looking for a place to study? If so, a German university could be a sound choice. Sound academic training and the international atmosphere will make your student days in Germany unforgettable.



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May'17

German residence permit – All you need to know

A residence permit is not a visa. If you are required to have a student visa, you must obtain it before entering Germany. A residence permit you apply for only after arriving here. All foreign students, except those from the EU and the EEA, are required to obtain a residence permit (Aufenthaltserlaubnis) to stay in Germany longer than three months. This permit is issued by the Foreign Resident Authority (Ausländerbehörde) …

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May'17

Germany dos and don’ts

Are you planning a trip to Germany? Like every country, Germany has its own set of unique customs. Something that you’re used to doing in your country might be considered rude in Germany. Do Shake hands when you’re introduced to someone – it’s impolite not to. Say Prost! (cheers!) before you sip your beer – and look your drinking buddy in the eye when you say it. Feel free to have …

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May'17

Germany Survival Tips

First of all, make sure you’ve a glance at this document on Predeparture Tips. Germany Survival Tips #1 Keep the jam/butter u get in the flight.They come in handy in the first few days when u are jetlagged and dnt feel like preparing your food. Don’t run about looking for an aquaguard/water purifier.There aint any.Accept it and fill your botttle/glass from the kitchen basin.U wont get sick.Believe me. Don’t be …

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May'17

Predeparture Guide to Germany

Herzlich Willkommen! A brief guide to get you started on your new journey: Pre departure stuff 1. Student Visa: You should apply for a student visa. Please look into the website of respective consulates for application procedure. 2. Accommodation: Start your search for accommodation as early as you can. Ask whether the room is furnished or unfurnished. Ask about the bedding and towels. If possible do not arrive at weekend or late night. If you …

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11

May'17

Travelling to Germany

Hey guys, some of you will be traveling to Germany soon enough and could be anxious about the whole thing. I reached here at Stuttgart night of 28 8 12 and thought could as well recount my experience so that it could help ease some nerves. Skip this post if u are eager to surprise yourself and face the challenges as they come. I was. If you prefer the safety …

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May'17

Useful Packing List for Germany

Useful Packing List for Germany. Almost everything needed is mentioned.. Primary list Valid passport with your student visa Air ticket Admission letter from the university All financial documentation you will require to submit to the university or immigration authorities. All original certificates and other important documents Traveller’s cheques and sufficient cash Photos – 20 Copies in different sizes Detailed directions to your university or accommodations Details of contacts (Family friends, Seniors, Personal Friends) …

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May'17

Checklist of Items to be Packed

Clothing: Underwear (two week’s worth) Socks (two week’s worth plus a pair or two of wool socks) Undershirts Thermal underwear Long sleeve shirts Short sleeve shirts Sweatshirt/ hoodie (2-3) Sweaters Jeans/ Khakis (2-3 pair) Shorts A belt or two Skirts (for the girls) A set or two of workout clothes Pajamas Swimsuit (for those going to warmer climates) Coat/Jacket ( I recommend at least 2 – one for cold weather, …

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11

May'17

UK Transit Visa not required for Travel by British Airways

TRANSIT WITHOUT VISA (TWOV): A visa national who is going to the UK simply to travel on to another country may enter without a visa if these conditions are met: He arrives and departs by air His onward flight is confirmed and departs within 24 hours He is properly documented for his destination and has a visa if he needs one TWOV is a concession which does not apply to nationals of the countries …

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11

May'17

Things To Do After Student Visa

It is written for US. However, Many of the general things mentioned within this Document is Same and Applicable for Germany and Other European Countries too. AFTER VISA THE FIRST THINGS THAT YOU NEED TO DO ARE:  First and Foremost There are certain things that have to be done in advance, i.e., as soon as get you your visa – much before the flight. • Learn typing • Learn driving …

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Apr'17

Accomodation Guide for Germany

This document will guide you through some of the basic steps in finding accommodation in your city / town while your study/work period in Germany. I sincerely request users to update this document with local information. ( Kindly do the same by commenting  this Post  ) POINTERS: Be careful NOT to send money before actually seeing the apartment. Agency-controlled accommodation will be less expensive in terms of montly rent  (Provision will …

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23

Apr'17

Flights to Germany from India

1.)   Aeroflot  :  This is the cheapest one. But it is only from Delhi. It is offering 23kg checked + 23kg checked + 10kg cabin + 1 laptop bag. I would suggest checking their website once before booking from any makemytrip or cleartrip website as they could be charging more than the Airline website. Roughly, it will come out to be 23kg. Link –  http://www.aeroflot.ru/cms/en   2.)  British Airways : They have come up again with the …

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06

Apr'17

Checklist of Visa Document for Interview

This is Checklist which is provided by the Chennai Consulate during Visa Interview. Sr. No. Document 1. Application form 2. Declaration form 3. Visa DD form 4. Passport Xerox 5. Admission Letter 6. Degree Certificate and Mark sheet 7. 10th and 12th Certificate and Mark sheet 8. Experience letter 9. TOEFL & GRE score 10. Deutsche Bank statement 11. Affidavit of Sponsorship 12. CA Statement 13. Photo ID’s of Sponsors …

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06

Apr'17

Germany Job Seeker Visa

Overview Germany job seeker visa is for foreign national who intend to work in Germany. The visa allows them for a continuous stay and job search in Germany for 6 months. Germany job seeker visa ( long or short term ) is a temporary residence permit.   Features of Job Seeker Visa Temporary residence permit or job search permit of 6 months If you get a job in 6 months, …

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06

Apr'17

Documents Required for Visa Extension in Germany

This Post is Regarding the Documents to Bring for Visa Extension to your Auslanderbehorde Office. If You Cannot Attend Your Scheduled Appointment , Please Call Well in Advance and make a New Appointment-Face Meeting Without an Appointment is Not Possible. In your face meeting , I ask you , in addition to this letter , to bring the Following Documents in Original and Copy of Each : 1) Valid Passport  …

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06

Apr'17

Translation of Documents to German Language

Important Note on Translation  All the translations should be on an A4 paper. Translations need not be on any letter head, they need not be on a stamp paper, they need not carry the signature of the bank manager or any other authority and no need to get it authorized by a Notary. Get the translations done on a plain A4 paper that’s it!! If required, put your signature and …

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06

Apr'17

What to do if your German Student Visa is delayed

Solution for VISA delays authored by an aspirant Please learn from my failure : THM university enrollment closed for me for this year due to my visa delay My visa interview was on 18th August,2014, Even today I did not get visa ) What to do instead of just waiting for visa to speed up ? 1. Contact (Mail and Call) Immigration office responsible for your destination place 2. Request …

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03

Apr'17

Additional Information on opening a Student Blocked Account

This document is in regard to apply for opening a Block Account and how to Process for VISA What is Blocked Account (Sperrkonto)  A Blocked Account (Sperrkonto) is required if you are planning on financing your studies yourself. You will have to deposit a minimum of EURO 8040 in a blocked account in a bank in Germany and you can only withdraw a maximum of EURO 670,- per month. (Check the exact amount from …

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Apr'17

Questions about opening a blocked account

Where do I send the forms to open the account? Once you have completed the forms and they have been authenticated by the embassy, please send them (in original) to: Deutsche Bank Privat und Geschaeftskunden AG Service Center Hamburg / Auslaendische Studenten Alter Wall 53 Deutschland/Germany How long will it take to open the account? It normally takes a week for an account to be opened. As we receive a …

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Apr'17

Sample DB Student Blocked Account Form

1. Send a mail request for an account opening form to this address [email protected] 2. Take a print out and fill the form. 3. Book an appointment with your regional German Consulate for attestation of the A/C opening form. You will also be required to attach a copy of the data pages of you passport with the form for attestation. Carry you original passport also. 4. After you get the …

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Apr'17

Opening Block Account in DB Germany

1) Visit Nearest Deutsche Bank – Take photocopy of ur passport and admission letter and 4 photos …. Either open savings account with them worth 1 lac savings or 1 lac FD and then they will process your documents for free and you will get Ur block account opened in 2-4 days …. Then do remittance in your block account via DB India …. They will ask u to fill up …

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30

Mar'17

Profile of Selected Applicants in German Universities

1) Subham Agarwal Department of Information technology: JSS, NOIDA Acceptance: TU Delft(CS)-Netherlands, TU Eindhoven(CS)-Netherlands, Politecnico Di Milano (CS)-Italy, Univ. of Stuttgart (INFOTECH-CHSE)-Germany, Politecnico Di Milano(Information System)-Italy- Gold Scholarship(500 Euro per month, tuition fee waiver and semester fee waiver), Universitat Siegen(Economics Policy)-Germany,RWTH(Media Informatics)-Germany (My Destination), University of Basel(Switzerland), Humboldt Universitat Berlin(MSc in Economics and Finance)-Germany, Frankfurt University of Applied Sciene(High Integrity Systems)-Germany, TU- Dresden-Distributed System in Engineering(Germany) Rejection: Imperial College London-UK, …

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Mar'17

List of universities for CS in Germany

Good universities for computer science are listed below.   1–University of CologneCourse- Master of Science in Information SystemsLang- English, Germany Deadline- Winter   2–University of Frankfurt am MainCourse-information technologyLang- English Deadline- 15 April   3–University of Münster 1) Course- MSc in Computer scienceLang- English, German Deadline-15th Jan for the following summer 2) Course-MSc in information systemsLang-English Deadline- 15 July for the following winter semester15 January for the following summer semester …

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30

Mar'17

Course List – Mechanical Engineering in Germany

This is a course list for masters in mechanical engineering related fields with all required daad links.   Advanced Construction and Building Technology – Automation, Robotics, Services• Technische Universität München (University)  May 31st.. 500 euros/ sem . Winter Semester only.   Computational Mechanics• Technische Universität München (University) March 15th. 500euros/ sem . Winter Semester only.   Computer-Aided Conception and Production in Mechanical Engineering• RWTH Aachen University •Aachen March 1st  ..3000-4000euros/ sem . Winter Semester only. …

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Mar'17

Mechanical Engineering Universities in Germany

List of universities for MS in Mechanical Engineering in Germany. With world class facilities, lower education costs, Germany is a popular destination after USA for higher education. Germany is known for its highly advanced technologies in Automotive and Mechanical Engineering Sectors. Below ones are the the German universities Offering MS in Mechanical Engineering Program. If you are planning for a masters degree in MS Mechanical Engineering from Germany, this is …

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30

Mar'17

List of Erasmus Mundus Master Courses in Europe

I am sure everyone is aware of Erasmus Mundus courses and how good they are. Please check this file and do pass it on to others who intend to apply.The list contains all the Erasmus Mundus courses in Europe and link for the same.I hope this is useful for more people to come.Please tell your friends/foes to try for Erasmus Mundus courses as well. I hope this is of some use. …

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