These brochures and magazines are used by academic advisers from the DAAD and other organisations worldwide when they provide advice or organise information events on studying and researching in Germany.
You can download the publications as PDF files here.
If you are interested in any of the publications presented here, please visit one of our events or DAAD offices, or a DAAD Lektor working at your university, or a Goethe Institute or one of the German diplomatic missions abroad.
Destination Germany - A Pocket Guide for International Students
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
6th edition October 2013
5th edition October 2010
Studying in Germany - A Practical Guide for International Students
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)
5th edition March 2014
4th edition 2011
Study and Research in Germany - Annotated Weblinks
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
8th edition November 2013
Studying in Germany - A Good Choice for Your Child. 15 questions and answers for Parents
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
- PDF Arabic brochure
- PDF Czech brochure
- PDF French brochure
- PDF Greek brochure
- PDF Polish brochure
- PDF Spanish brochure
- PDF Russian brochure
1st edition May 2011
Time for discovery!
Map of Germany for international students and PhD candidates.
4th edition October 2016
- PDF German edition (map)
- PDF German edition (back cover)
- PDF English edition (map)
- PDF English edition (back cover)
The German University System at a Glance
Overview of the most important aspects of the German university system, information on the study opportunities and on university policy
3rd edition August 2014
Magazine - Start - Studying in Germany
Magazine with general information on studying in Germany.
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
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
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
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
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
1st edition March 2012
Magazine - Energy for the future
Detailed information on studying or doing a doctorate and career opportunities in renewable energies
1st edition October 2010
International Bachelor, Master and Doctoral Programmes in Germany 2017
Accompanying brochures to the database "International Programmes": International Bachelor, Master and Doctoral Programmes
- International Bachelor Programmes in Germany 2017 [PDF]
- International Master Programmes in Germany 2017 [PDF]
- International Doctoral Programmes in Germany 2017 [PDF]
Language and Short Courses in Germany. Summer and Winter 2017
Accompanying brochures to the database "Language and Short Courses"