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To all students applying on self-finance basis:

It has come to our attention that some agencies and private consultants are charging heavy fees from students under the pretense name/ banner of DAAD and Study in Germany.

Please be aware that neither DAAD Bonn, DAAD IC Islamabad, public German universities nor the German Embassy/ Consulate General cooperate with any private agencies, nor do they accept any applications through a third party. Our guidance/ counseling, application forms and information material are free of charge. DAAD and most German universities "do not charge any application fees". Thus, nobody outside these institutions is entitled to charge any such fees or accept applications on behalf of DAAD, the German Embassy/ Consulate General or any public German university.

To all applicants for study visa:

Please note that the waiting time for appointments at the visa section in Islamabad may be two months or more. We thus strongly advise you to book your appointment well in advance (2 - 3 months before requested appointment), even if some documents are still pending. Free movers waiting for a letter of admittance should fix an appointment even before they are granted admittance from any German university. There is also the possibility to apply for a student applicant visa. Please do not forget to cancel the appointment in case you no longer intend to apply. As a rule, DAAD cannot take out appointments for you.

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The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

The DAAD is one of the world's largest and most respected intermediary organisations in its field. Scores of students, teachers, researchers and scientists supported by the DAAD have been able to gain valuable experience abroad. However, there are also many other sides to the work of the DAAD. Read more

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German universities offer a wide and diverse range of degree courses at all levels, attracting scores of students and graduates from all over the world. Hundreds of Pakistani academics and executives obtained their Master’s or PhD degree from a German university and built their career on it. Read more

Germany enjoys a long tradition of outstanding research and development. German universities and research institutions offer excellent opportunities for doctoral students and researchers from all over the world. Read more here or here

DAAD Scholarship Programmes

DAAD offers scholarships for master, PhD and Post Docs and DAAD Alumni.


A number of Pakistani universities already actively cooperate with universities in Germany. DAAD offers a variety of programmes which can support these cooperations. Read more

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Preparation for Bachelor, Master and Vocational training

Only Fulda University of Applied Sciences´ Pre-College and Pre-Study programmes prepare you to study Bachelor´s and Master´s programmes or to pursue a vocational training.

Participants can

  • choose academic and practical courses in various study programmes
  • acquire and improve German language skills on different levels
  • get introduced into living, studying and working in Germany

Choose Pre-College Fulda

  • if you want to do your Bachelor´s or a vocational training in Germany
  • if you have no direct university entrance qualification to study in Germany
  • if your German level is B1 or higher

Choose Pre-Study for Internationals

  • if you want to do your Bachelor´s or Master´s programme in Germany
  • if you have a direct university entrance qualification to study in Germany 
  • even if you don´t speak any German yet

Fulda University of Applied Sciences, located in the centre of Germany, is a practice-oriented university with an international profile and a strong focus on applied research. It is the first university of applied sciences in Germany with the independent right to confer the doctorate.

Visit https://www.hs-fulda.de/en/international/international-office/preparatory-programmes for further information.

The top-ranked International Graduate Programs at Technische Universität Kaiserslautern

TU Kaiserslautern (TUK) is a top-ranked German research-oriented university (First Place among 196 international universities in 11 categories, such as Support Services, Arrival, Living Cost in the International Student Barometer 2018; top ranked among worldwide 150 universities under 50 years old, Times Higher Education Ranking 2017) for science, technology, and industry. Our University offers high-quality graduate education and (post)doctoral research training in innovative fields of the High Tech World, many of them English-taught. Our features:

  • International study environment highly affiliated to industry and research

  • “Science & Innovation Alliance” of high-profile research institutes nearby campus, offering (student assistant) job opportunities

  • Zero tuition fees & low cost of living

  • “University of Teaching Excellence" award for outstanding student-teacher ratio & close-knit support structure for international students

  • Safe, modern and healthy study environment

  • 17 International Graduate Programs (with more than 30 specializations):

    - Electrical & Computer Engineering: 
    M.Sc. Electrical & Computer Engineering, M.Sc. Embedded Computing Systems; European Master in Embedded Computing Systems (EMECS)

    - Computer Science:
    M.Sc. Computer Science (specializing in Algorithmics & Deduction, Information Systems, Distributed & Networked Systems, Intelligent Systems, Embedded Systems & Robotics, Software Engineering, Visualization & Scientific Computing)

    - Mathematics:
    M.Sc. Mathematics International, M.Sc. Technomathematics, M.Sc. Mathematics, M.Sc. Economathematics, M.Sc. Actuarial & Financial Mathematics

    - Commercial Vehicle Technology:
    M.Sc. Commercial Vehicle Technology

    - Biology:
    M.Sc. Biology (specializing in Microbial & Plant Biotechnology, Molecular Cell Biology, Neurobiology, Ecology)

    - Social Sciences:
    M.Sc. Cognitive Science

    - Physics:
    M.Sc. Advanced Quantum Physics

    - Spatial & Environmental Planning: 
    M.A. Border Studies

    - Online-Degrees - Distance Master Programs:
    M. Eng. Software Engineering for Embedded Systems, M. Eng Financial Engineering, Master (Blended Learning) of Evaluation (MABLE)

  • 2 international PhD Programs + doctoral research positions in all 12 departments of TUK

Application deadlines*:

  • April 30 for winter term starting on Oct 1

  • Oct 31 for summer term starting on April 1

Application requirements for international master students*:

  • Bachelor degree or equivalent

  • English language proficiency

*Further details for program specific variations:


Technische Universität Kaiserslautern                                              
Department of International Affairs: ISGS
Gottlieb-Daimler-Straße 47
67663 Kaiserslautern, Germany

E-Mail:  info@isgs.uni-kl.de
Homepage: www.uni-kl.de/en/international

Kick-start your career with our M.Eng. in Sustainable Textiles at Hof University

Duration: 3 semesters (1.5 years)

Language of instruction: fully taught in English

Target groups: graduates with a first degree (Bachelor) in textile technology/textile engineering

Start: October or March

Application deadlines: November 30 (for summer intake 2021) / May 31 (winter intake 2021)

Sustainability in the textile chemistry industry - what is that about? It is about responsibility, labour rights and legal requirements in the textile industry. It is about environmental protection, about usage and impact of textile chemicals and about renewable materials. It is about transparency in the complex global value chain.

This is exactly where this innovative, English-taught Master‘s program comes in. During your studies, you acquire the skills needed to create (more) sustainable processes in textile chemistry. You develop solutions for non-hazardous alternative chemicals, optimized production processes and conduct research on innovative finishing processes and materials.

The preconditions on our Campus Münchberg are ideal. In our department, textile engineering and design work closely together. We are equipped to conduct lectures in presence as well as in interactive online meetings. Our Institute for Material Sciences (ifm), the brand-new technical centre for textile research and the local Fraunhofer application center for textile fiber ceramics provide an excellent framework for applied research.

Our university offers an attractive and open-minded study environment, especially for international students. As a practice-oriented University of Applied Sciences, the employability of our graduates is the main focus of our teaching. All our professors have at least five years of professional experience in management positions.

With a Master’s degree in Sustainable Textiles, you have excellent career perspectives, both in Germany and world-wide. Go for studying at Hof University and a Master program that is unique in Germany!

Your career perspectives:

• Research & development (R&D) in the textile chemistry industry

• Project manager or leading position in research and sustainability teams in textile industry (brand, retail, manufacturing, production)

• Project manager or leading position in development department in institutions/ organizations (Governmental or non-Governmental)

Find out more about our M.Eng. in Sustainable Textiles: https://www.hof-university.com/studying-in-hof/full-time-programs/master/sustainable-textiles-meng.html


Hof University of Applied Sciences



Truly international – Study at ESB Business School!

Do you want to study in the heart of Germany, Europe’s strongest and most dynamic economy? Come to ESB Business School at Reutlingen University! We are located in Baden-Wuerttemberg - a prosperous region that is home to many global players e.g. in automotive or mechanical engineering. Our students have access to a network of renowned partner companies, giving our degree programmes real practical relevance. More than 120 partner universities all over the world, students from 80 nations on the ESB campus and international double degree programmes ensure the worldwide employability of our graduates. ESB Business School is part of public, state-funded Reutlingen University and offers a range of top-ranked programmes in business management and business engineering in German and/or English.

For more information please visit www.esb-business-school.com or our social media accounts on LinkedIn, Facebook or Instagram.

Bachelor programmes:

  • International Business (English)

  • International Management Double Degree (German, plus language of partner university)

  • Internationales Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen – Operations (German and English)
  • Production Management (German and English 70:30)

Master programmes:

  • Global Management and Digital Competencies (English)
  • European Management Studies (German, French and English 40:40:20)

  • International Accounting, Controlling and Taxation (German and English 80:20)

  • International Business Development (German and English 70:30)

  • Operations Management (German and English)

  • Digital Industrial Management and Engineering (German and English)

  • International Retail Management (German and English 80:20)

  • Strategic Sales Management – part time (German)

  • Consulting and Business Analytics – part time (German)

  • International Purchasing Management – part time (English)

MBA programmes:

  • International Management full time (English)

  • International Management part time (German and English 70:30)

  • International Management for military officers and professionals (German and English)

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Study at the Technical University Ilmenau!!

Technische Universität Ilmenau is located in the middle of Germany and has a long tradition in teaching engineers.  Thanks to excellent teaching, the Technische Universität Ilmenau can guarantee its students that they will meet the highest quality standards as future graduates. In their studies they acquire theoretically-based current methodological skills. The broad interdisciplinary education makes them competitive in various fields and in the changing demands of a quickly moving professional world. 

Fields of Studies at Technische Universität Ilmenau are:

  • Engineering Sciences: bachelor’s and master’s courses in  Automotive Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Computer and Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Materials Science and Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics, Media Technology, Optic System Technology/Optronics, Resear Photo Copyright: ESB Business School, Reutlingen University
  • ch in Computer and Systems Engineering etc.
  • Mathematics and Natural Sciences: bachelor’s and master’s courses in Chemical Biotechnology, Computer Science, Micro- and Nanotechnologies, Renewable Energy Technology etc.
  • Economic and Social Sciences: bachelor’s and master’s Courses in Applied Media and Communication Science, Industrial Engineering and Management, Business Information Systems Engineering, Media Economics etc. 

For more information on study, application process and academic courses at Technische Universität Ilmenau please visit our website: www.tu-ilmenau.de/en/international/  As a preparation for your studies we offer you our International Courses in German language: https://www.tu-ilmenau.de/en/international-courses/ 

Students from more than 103 countries are studying at Technische Universität Ilmenau. The support and service network we4you offers you assistance when accomplishing formalities, answers your questions and establishes contacts to important persons in charge - https://www.tu-ilmenau.de/en/we4you/

Welcome to Berlin - MBA & International Master’s Programmes

Study management in English. Improve your leadership skills. Gain digital know-how. Become part of an international student body. Experience our renowned worldwide partner universities. Benefit from many corporate activities, valuable career consultation and coaching. Discover Berlin - Germany’s startup hub,
low cost of living, culturally rich and colourful.


Berlin MBA

  • Specialize in: International Management, Entrepreneurship & Innovation, Digital Business Leadership, International Finance and Mergers & Acquisitions, Consulting and Supply Chain Management, Doing Business in Asia, Doing Business in the USA, Doing Business in the UK etc.

  • Exchange with e.g. USA (San Diego State University, Wichita State University), Asia (Hong Kong Baptist University), Europe (WSB University Poznań/Poland, University of Hertfordshire/UK)

  • Full-time (15 months), part-time available (24 months, if comply with visa regulations)

M.Sc. International Business Management

  • Specialize in: International Management or Digital Business Management and Leadership

  • Partner universities e.g. Kingston University London, Symbiosis International University Pune/India

  • Full-time (15 months)

M.A. Chinese-European Economics and Business Studies

  • Study in Germany and China at our partner institution Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE) in Chengdu

  • Double degree with SWUFE available

  • German/Chinese language programmes

  • Full-time (24 months)

Get in touch and give your career a new drive:


Master‘s programmes at the WiSo Faculty at the University of Cologne

The Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences at the University of Cologne offers national and international consecutive Master's programmes in the fields of Business Administration, Economics and Social Sciences, unique Double Master’s Programmes in cooperation with renowned partner universities all over the world which give you two degrees at once and the M.Sc. International Management (CEMS MIM), which is number 1 in top management education in Germany (regarding to the Financial Times Master’s in Management Ranking 2019).

The majority of our Master‘s programmes do not require proof of German language skills, as most programmes can be studied entirely in English, some are bilingual.
As the University of Cologne is state-funded, there are no tuition fees, just a biannual “semester contribution” of slightly more than 270 euros, which includes the semester ticket for public transport throughout North Rhine-Westphalia. Additionally, you can apply for a variety of customized scholarships. All in all, joining University of Cologne means investing in an excellent education – and your professional future – without paying a fortune.

Following you find all required information about the application procedure to our Master's programmes for the fall term 2020/21.
Standard period of study: 4 semesters, full-time
Start: Fall term
Degree title: Master of Science (M.Sc.) / Master of Arts (M.A.)
Language: English or German and English
Fees: Only social fee
Application Deadline: June 15th, 2020 
(please note the differing deadlines for the Double Master's Programme on May 15th, 2020 and the M.Sc. International Management CEMS MIM on March 31st, 2020)

Please enter the website to get more information about the programmes and application requirements!  Do you have a question regarding the application process or the enrolment procedure? Then please check our FAQ section or get in contact with our WiSo student advisors.

See you in Cologne!

Fachhochschule Südwestfalen

South Westphalia University of Applied Sciences (Fachhochschule Südwestfalen) in Soest, Germany offers ambitious professionals a unique opportunity to further qualify themselves with a Master‘s program in the fields of Management and IT. The M.A. International Management & Information Systems - Online (IMIS Online) is conducted mostly online and provides students the opportunity to obtain the degree while continuing their professional employment. IMIS Online thereby distinguishes itself from pure online formats through two compulsory on-campus phases comprising three weeks in total. In this way, students can benefit from the flexibility of studying online, but do not have to compromise on international experiences including networking with their professors and fellow students on campus in Germany.                                                                                                                       

90 Credits in Management and IT. IMIS Online is a 90 credits program spread across 4 semesters, offering a two-fold qualification where IT-related subjects, such as Business Informatics, Enterprise Resource Planning, Business Intelligence, and Electronic Business are coupled with key Business Administration competencies including International Management, International Economics, Process Management, Innovation Management, and Management Accounting & Finance. This way, the program prepares for leadership roles in a globalized economy in which the intelligent use of IT systems is becoming a critical success factor. 

Benefits from experience
. With a total of four study programs conducted entirely in English, FH SWF achieved to build up a network of people from around the world, encouraging diversity and exchange. IMIS Online is the third international study program at the Center for Business Education in Soest, where online learning has developed into a well-established teaching format.  The IMIS Online program is based on self-financing of the students (respectively their employers) and starts every winter semester.  Please visit our website for further information and application requirements

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Master of Business Administration and Engineering (MBA&E) in Life Science Management at the University of Applied Sciences Berlin (HTW), Germany

This internationally accredited Master’s degree in Life Science Management provides you as an academically qualified professional with an advanced level of comprehensive, industry-specific knowledge and management expertise for the international life science industry. Benefit from this unique integral programme approach recognising the need for leaders with deep understanding of science and management alike.

Study in the “Health Capital” Berlin, Germany’s Life Science hotspot. With its numerous biotech, medical engineering and pharmaceutical companies, research institutes and public institutions, the city offers you an excellent base for networking, apprenticeship and project work during your studies as well as to propel your career to more senior management roles within the life science industry.

Students from more than 100 nations appreciate HTW Berlin as an attractive and well-equipped university campus, with a broad international network. Over 95% of the MBA&E in Life Sciences Management graduates are employed within six months after graduating by multinational companies such as Bayer, Roche, Pfizer and others.

Master of Business Administration and Engineering in Life Science Management at HTW Berlin in short:

  • Form of study:                              English, On-campus, full-time
  • Regular study period:                   3 semesters
  • Targeted for:                                engineers, natural scientists, business managers, industrial engineers and similar professionals, who have studied Science Engineering, Biology, Chemistry, Pharmaceutics, Food Technology, Environmental Studies or Business
  • Start date:                                   October 2020, admissions are open now
  • Deadline:                                     June 15th, 2020
  • Tuition fee:                                  16,000 EUR


Visit our website http://lsm.htw-berlin.de/

or email to admission-lsm@htw-berlin.de

Renewable Energy Systems (M.Sc.) – Study in the heart of Germany!

Are you interested in taking part in designing a sustainable future? Then join the master‘s degree course Renewable Energy Systems at Nordhausen University of Applied Sciences.
All important aspects related to renewable energies will be addressed during three semesters, i.e.:

  • What are existing and emerging technologies to harness renewable resources?
  • How can they fulfill the demands for power, heat and fuels?
  • How can we integrate renewable energies into existing energy systems?
  • What benefit with respect to climate change, abatement of greenhouse gases and other environmental problems may be expected by strengthening renewable energies?

Key facts

Academic degree: Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Course length: 3 semesters

Teaching language: English

Start date: April (summer semester) or October (winter semester)

Application period: Application for the study course is now possible. The application period ends on April 15th, 2020.

Tuition fees: none

Entry requirements: details at our website:



E-mail: res@hs-nordhausen.de 

About Nordhausen University

Nordhausen University of Applied Sciences offers high-quality and practical degree courses with international orientation. The campus is green, has short distances and is located in the South of the Harz mountains in Germany.