DAAD brochures and magazines on study and research in Germany

Joop van Reeken / DAAD

The DAAD regularly publishes brochures and magazines on studying and conducting research in Germany. You can download these publications here.

The materials on studying and research in Germany available on this page are used by study advisors from the DAAD and other organisations around the world during consultations and at information events.

If you would prefer to access these brochures and magazines in printed form, why not visit the DAAD at an education fair or come to one of our DAAD regional offices or information centres near you. DAAD instructors at your higher education institution, employees of the Goethe Institutes or the German embassies and consulates can also provide you with these materials.

Brochures with general information on studying and living in Germany



Destination Germany - A Pocket Guide for International Students

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Information and tips on living and studying in Germany: Degree programmes, types of universities, application, costs, visa, accommodation, medical treatment, money, recreation, environmental protection, safety

186 pages
7th edition July 2017

5th edition October 2010



Studying in Germany - A Practical Guide for International Students

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Practical information on studying in Germany: Preparing for your study visit (selecting a university, admission, financing, application, entering Germany, accommodation), getting started in Germany (International Office, enrolling, taking care of formalities), making your stay a success (making contacts, learning German, working)

90 pages
6th edition November 2016

5th edition March 2014

4th edition 2011



Study and Research in Germany - Annotated Weblinks

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Annotated collection of links on opportunities for studying or doing doctorates in Germany, on funding organisations and foundations, on research in Germany, plus general information on Germany

44 pages
9th edition November 2016



Studying in Germany - A Good Choice for Your Child. 15 questions and answers for Parents

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Answers to 15 frequently asked questions for parents whose children are considering Germany as a place to study abroad.

3rd edition June 2016

2nd edition September 2013

1st edition May 2011



Time for discovery!

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Map of Germany for international students and PhD candidates.

4th edition October 2016



The German University System at a Glance

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Overview of the most important aspects of the German university system, information on the study opportunities and on university policy

5th edition January 2017

Information material on subjects and degree programmes



Magazine - Start - Studying in Germany

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Magazine with general information on studying in Germany.

32 pages
August 2014



Magazine - Germany - a Great Place for Knowledge - Medicine

Detailed information on studying or doing a doctorate in medicine and career opportunities in the medical sector

32 pages
1st edition September 2011



Magazine - Germany - A Great Place for Knowledge - Engineering

Detailed information on studying or doing a doctorate and career opportunities in engineering

32 pages
1st edition January 2012



Magazine - Germany - A Great Place for Knowledge - Humanities

Detailed information on studying or doing a doctorate and career opportunities in humanities

32 pages
1st edition August 2012



Magazine - Germany - A Great Place for Knowledge - Business, Economics and Social Sciences

Detailed information on studying or doing a doctorate and career opportunities in business, economics and social sciences

32 pages
1st edition November 2012



Magazine - Germany - A Great Place for Knowledge - Natural Sciences, Mathematics, Computer Science

Detailed information on studying or doing a doctorate and career opportunities in natural sciences, mathematics and computer science

32 pages
1st edition March 2012



Magazine - Energy for the future

Detailed information on studying or doing a doctorate and career opportunities in renewable energies

36 pages
1st edition October 2010



International Bachelor, Master and Doctoral Programmes in Germany 2018

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Accompanying brochures to the database "International Programmes": International Bachelor, Master and Doctoral Programmes



Language and Short Courses in Germany. Summer and Winter 2018

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Accompanying brochures to the database "Language and Short Courses"