Are you thinking about studying in the state of Lower Saxony or maybe Germany in general? Or have you already applied? Or are you interested in doing research or a phd program here? The following links provide you with all the important informtion that you need to start or complete your studies successfully.
General information and important links
The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) is the world’s largest funding organisation for the international exchange of students and researchers. Their website contains a lot of in depth information for foreigners who are interested in studying or researching in Germany:
- Study programs
- Finding scholarships (huge scholarship database)
- 10 steps to Germany
- 10 steps in Germany
- Phd and research
- Accomodation finder
Another official website is Study in Germany, funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research. It informs prospective students from abroad about everything they need to know about studying or researching in Germany - the "land of ideas":
- Discover Germany
- Plan your studies
- Plan your stay
- On arrival
- Advanced study program finder
Studieren.de Search engine for study programs in Germany and Europe
Higher Education Compass Official site about higher education in Germany including a search engine for study programs
International students Official website by the German student service organization "Deutsches Studentenwerk"
Studying in Lower Saxony
The official website Studying in Lower Saxony by the Central Coordination Center for study guidance and counselling in Lower Saxony (kfsn) provides a lot of information about universities and study programs in Lower Saxony. It also lists all the links to student advisory offices and other student services.
The flyer Studying in Lower Saxony, published by the State Ministry for Science and Culture, gives you a general overview.