GoetheWelcome to the homepage of the Studienkollegs at German Universities!

This website provides university applicants from abroad whose school-leaving certificate does not entitle them to take up their studies directly at a German university with all the information they need about taking a preparatory course at a Studienkolleg. The website is a joint venture between the Association of Directors of Preparatory Courses at German Universities and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).

How much money do you need? 

Your visa, travelling to Germany, renting a room in your university town are all cost items that you need to budget for. In the following, we will tell you what expenses you have to take into account.

Studienkolleg addresses in Germany

No matter whether you wish to study in Bavaria, Baden-Württemberg or Brandenburg – For your convenience the Studienkollegs are listed here by federal states.