Useful websites

The following websites provide an abundance of helpful information and tips in English about living and studying in Germany:

Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst / German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD):

German language courses and exams abroad at Goethe-Institut:

Studying abroad in Germany:

Study in Germany:

The „Bundesverband ausländischer Studierender“ (Federal Association of Foreign Students) - BAS e.V. represents the interests of foreign and stateless students in Germany:

„The Just Landed community“: information on finding accommodation, language courses, the German health care system and more (also other languages available): 

Study German online with Deutsch-Uni Online DUO (also other languages available): 

“Deutsches Studentenwerk“ provides information for international students: 

The International Club of „Student Services Freiburg“:

Study German for free at

Find a job with the help of the Bundesagentur für Arbeit (Federal Employment Agency):

The student site „Univillage“

Information about German visas:

Specialist in International Office, Grants for Study Abroad
Naomi Hiroe-Helbing