Germany has become an increasingly popular study destination for Indians due to world-class education, affordable costs and attractive post-study work opportunities. This article explores key aspects of pursuing higher studies in Germany and how specialized German education consultants in Kerala can guide you.

Why Study in Germany?

Here are the top benefits of choosing Germany for higher education:

  • Tuition-free public universities offering over 900+ English-taught programs
  • Globally recognized degrees that boost employability in India and abroad
  • Opportunity to gain international exposure and build cross-cultural skills
  • Option to work part-time up to 120 days per year while studying
  • 24-months post-study work visa after graduation to find suitable jobs
  • High standard of living combined with lower cost of studying and living
  • State-of-the-art infrastructure, technology and faculty at universities
  • Safe and organized environment to live as a student
  • PR options after 3 years
  • Chance to learn the German language and interact with locals

Popular Courses for Studying in Germany

  • STEM programs like Engineering, IT, Data Science, Computer Science
  • Natural Sciences like Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics
  • Medicine and other healthcare programs like Nursing, Dentistry etc.
  • Business Administration, International Management, Finance, Marketing
  • Humanities subjects like Psychology, Media Studies, Literature, Arts etc.
  • Degree/Masters in Mechanical Engineering, MBA etc.
  • Vocational training programs known as Ausbildung in diverse fields.
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Top Universities in Germany

Some of the leading universities in Germany include:


Cost of Living and Education in Germany
  • Low cost of living – Approximately €700-€900 per month for accommodation, food, bills etc.
  • Public universities have zero tuition fees (only small semester fees of €100-350 per semester applicable)
  • Private colleges charge tuition fees of €20,000-€35,000 per year, approximately
  • Additional cost of health insurance, books, supplies, leisure activities

Part-Time Work Options for International Students
  • Can work up to 20 hours per week (120 full days) during the semester
  • Can take up full-time employment during semester breaks
  • Do not require a separate work permit to work during studies
  • Part-time work helps cover living costs during studies

Job Prospects After Studying in Germany
  • Excellent opportunities to launch global careers from Germany’s powerhouse economy
  • Option to stay back after studies to look for suitable employment
  • Strong industry presence and companies recruiting from campuses
  • Potential to earn €40,000 to €80,000 per annum in fields like IT, engineering
  • Gain highly sought-after tech expertise combined with an international outlook.


Importance of German Language
  • While most degrees are in English and German language is not mandatory in getting admission, learning basic German aids daily life and jobs.
  • Boosts prospects for part-time work during studies
  • Opens up more job avenues and integration into society
  • Pursuing cheap language certificates like TestDaf improves employment chances.
  • Universities offer free intensive German language courses for international students.

Documents Required for Admission Application
  • Academic transcripts and certificates
  • APS Certificate from the German Embassy in India
  • English language proficiency proof – IELTS/TOEFL score
  • Letters of recommendation (subject-specific)
  • Statement of purpose and resume/CV
  • Passport copy
  • Other specific prerequisites indicated by universities

Documents Required for German Study Visa
  • German University admission confirmation
  • Proof of financial resources for studies -Blocked Account
  • Health insurance coverage for the entire duration
  • Passport and visa application form
  • English language test results
  • Travel medical insurance documents

How German Education Consultants Can Assist You?

As an experienced German education consultant based in Kerala, we provide comprehensive assistance for studying in Germany:

1. Free profile evaluation and counselling on suitable programs/universities

2. Guidance on German language learning, including classes, methodology and resources

3. Assistance with course selection aligned with career goals and advice on alternatives

4. Admission application support, including documentation, university selection, visa

5. pre-departure guidance, including travel, accommodation, forex and insurance

6. Assistance for securing affordable student accommodation close to universities

7. Airport pickup and help with telecom connections, student registration etc, after arrival

8. Support for residence permit registration and opening a bank account

9. Guidance on part-time job search through university career centers and portals

10. Admission assistance for vocational Ausbildung programs, Bachelors, and Masters

11. Counselling for nurses and doctors for license and German registration.

12. FSP training for Dentists and Doctors

With our decade-long experience, you can trust MS Germany to make your German education dreams a reality!

How We Work? 

1. Detailed profile evaluation and personalized counselling session

2. Suggest suitable programs based on eligibility, interests, and budget

3. Guide you through the university short listing and admission application process

4. Assist with visa documents compilation and embassy application filing

5. Pre-departure support, including travel, accommodation, insurance etc.

6. Coordinate with the University for a Smooth Transition after arriving in Germany

We are with you every step of the way, from initial consultation to successfully starting your studies in Germany!



Difference Between German Public and Private Universities

The main differences between public and private universities in Germany are:

  • Public universities do not charge tuition fees (only small semester fees of €100-350), while private universities have high tuition fees.
  • Public universities are larger, older, and more prestigious, while private ones are smaller and more flexible.
  • Competition and admission criteria are higher for public universities compared to private ones.
  • Research infrastructure is excellent at large public universities owing to state funding.
  • Private universities can offer smaller class sizes, closer professor interaction, and different curricula.
  • The funding source is state for the public, while private universities are funded through private organizations or donors.

Why We are the Top German Study Abroad Consultant in Kerala?

We are recognized as the leading German education consultant in Kerala due to:

  • 10+ years of exclusive experience in German study-abroad consulting services
  • High success rate with over 300+ happy students already studying in Germany
  • Strong ties with universities, immigration firms and networks across Germany
  • Comprehensive assistance provided through a structured step-by-step process
  • Constant accessibility and individualized support to students even after arrival
  • Transparent, ethical and student-focused counseling approach
  • In-depth expertise guiding students from diverse backgrounds to study in Germany.

Studying in GermanyFAQ

Q1. Which exams are required to study in Germany?
Universities mainly evaluate your past academic performance. Standardized tests like GRE or GMAT may be needed for business engineering programs.

Q2. Can Indian nurses work in Germany?
After getting a nursing license and work permit, Indian nurses can find career options in Germany’s healthcare sector.

Q3. What is the cost of Ausbildung programs in Germany?
Vocational training or Ausbildung programs are almost free, and students also get a monthly stipend during training.

Q4. Is IELTS or TOEFL required for a master’s program in Germany?
Yes, English proficiency test scores are mandatory for admission. Minimum required scores vary across universities.

CONCLUSION: Specialized consultants can greatly ease your journey of studying in Germany by assisting with every step – right from university shortlisting to settling down after arrival. Leverage expert guidance to fulfill your German education dreams! If you are looking for the best German Education Consultants in Kerala , Contact Us Now!

MS Germany Kochi Kerala Office
Puthussery Building, Banerji Rd, Kaloor, Kochi, Ernakulam Dist, Kochi.
Kerala 682017. India
Email: info@msgermany.in
Whatsapp: +91 9311909744

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