Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

Karlsruhe , Germany
  • 85
    Acceptance Rate
  • 6
    Available Programs
  • 23321
  • 3000
    Average Cost
  • Program
  • Permit


KIT is one of eleven Universities of Excellence in Germany. University concept “The Research University in the Helmholtz Association I Living the Change”, with which they were successful in the Excellence Strategy Competition of the Federation and the Federal States in 2019, focuses on enhancing top-level research in the complete range from fundamental research to application. 

KIT prepares its students for responsible tasks in society, industry, and science by offering research-based study programs. Innovation efforts at KIT build a bridge between important scientific findings and their application for the benefit of society, economic prosperity, and the preservation of our natural basis of life. KIT is one of the German universities of excellence.

Entry requirements

  • school-leaving certificate (certificate and grades) in the original language
  • Copy of the official translation of the school-leaving certificate (certificate and grades)
  • Proof of German skills: Proof of level B1 (GER) through: confirmation of participation in the B1 course (does not have to be finished yet), other language certificates B1 (GER).

In order to be able to study at a German university, you have to provide proof of a university entrance qualification (Hochschulzugangsberechtigung; HZB). For some countries a school-leaving certificate is directly recognized as a university entrance qualification in Germany. However, in many cases, a university entrance exam and /or a successful year of study at a university in the home country and / or the German assessment test must be proven with valid documents in addition to the school-leaving certificate to start a bachelor’s program in Germany.

German-language bachelor's degree courses: In order to be able to start a German-language degree course, you must prove adequate language skills. For the application you need at least German language proficiency at the level B1. All certificates are accepted.

Scholarship & funding

Provided that they meet the profile of requirements, students with disabilities and chronic diseases can apply regularly for all scholarships. In addition, there are some foundations that offer selected disciplines and provide scholarships to students with certain diseases or disabilities.

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