International Office


Studying in a relaxed way is only possible if the financing of your studies is secure. On this page, we show you various options for financing your studies in Germany.

Please note

As an international student, there are many factors to consider when it comes to financing your studies. Before considering a particular financing option, you should first figure out which options apply to you and learn about the advantages and disadvantages of each.

Financing options

Briefumschlag mit Schleife im Hörsaal

Here you can find information about scholarships.


Some German institutions offer loans specifically to international students to finance their studies. Learn more!

Studentin bei der Beratung

Here you will find information on the topic of financing your studies with BAföG.


Find financial support here if you are in need.

Studierende kauft etwas im Unishop

How do I find a part-time job? What do I have to consider? Find out here!

Are you allowed to work?

The pursuit of employment or a part-time job depends on your legal status in Germany. You can find more information about employment alongside your studies according to your specific status under Working and get more information about your legal status here:

Visa and residence status

International degree seeking students
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