List Of Universities in Germany For International Students

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The Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich)
Highest ranked German university in the world [29th in THE World University Rankings 2014 - 2015]
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As of 2016, there are a total of 427 universities & colleges in Germany with more than 27 lakh students.

The term "Hochschule" is the German generic term for universities & colleges that offer tertiary education, but can't award doctorates. The term "Universitat" (university) is used for those institutions that can award doctoral degrees.

Here's the complete list of all universities and institutes of higher education in Germany, listed according to their cities.

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Following is the list of universities in Germany arranged city-wise (alphabetically):

Aachen

Aachen is the westernmost city of Germany known as its spa city owing to one of the hottest springs in Western Europe. This city is situated very close to Belgiun and Netherland and has the following universities:

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The Hochschule für Musik und Tanz Köln (Cologne University of Music) has campuses in Cologne, Aachen and Wuppertal

Aalen

Aalen is a city in the German state of Baden-Württemberg. It has only 1 major university

  • Aalen University of Applied Sciences

Albstadt   

  • Albstadt-Sigmaringen University

Alfter   

Alfter is situated very close to the city of Bonn and home to one university:

  • Alanus University of Arts and Social Sciences

Amberg

  • University of Applied Sciences Amberg-Weiden (Ostbayerische Technische Hochschule Amberg-Weiden (OTH)

Ansbach   

  • Ansbach University of Applied Sciences

Aschaffenburg

  • University of Applied Sciences Aschaffenburg

Augsburg 

  • Augsburg University of Applied Sciences
  • University of Augsburg

Bad Homburg

Bad Homburg is one of the wealthiest towns in Germany. The prefix "bad" means "bath" as the town is known for its mineral waters/ spa that have medicinal value.

  • accadis Hochschule (University of Applied Sciences)

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Bad Honnef

  • International University of Applied Sciences (Internationale Hochschule)

Bad Liebenzell

  • Internationale Hochschule Liebenzell (IHL) [University of Applied Sciences]

Bad Mergentheim

  • Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW)

Bad Reichenhall

  • Bad Honnef - Bonn IUBH

Bad Sooden-Allendorf

Technical University of Munich 

  • DIPLOMA HS - Private University of Applied Sciences (Nordhessen FH)

Bamberg

  • Bamberg University (Universität Bamberg)   
  • University of Applied Sciences for Medium-Sized Companies (FHM), Bielefeld

Bayreuth

Benediktbeuern 

    • Catholic Fachhochschule of Munich (München KathFH)

      Bergisch Gladbach

      • University of Business Studies (FHDW), Paderborn

      Bernburg

      • Anhalt University of Applied Sciences  

      Bingen

      • Bingen FH    

      humboldt_university_berlin_german
      The Humboldt University in Berlin is a leading university of not just Germany, but Europe itself. Karl Marx is one of its famous alumni. It offers more than 189 degree courses and 32,000+ students out of which 5,000+ are international students

      Berlin

      The largest city & the capital of Germany, Berlin is one of Europe's main centres for education & research with more than 40 Nobel prize recipients from its universities.

      • Akkon University of Applied Sciences
      • Alice Salomon University of Applied Sciences, Berlin
      • BAU International University, Berlin
      • BBW University of Applied Sciences
      • Bard College Berlin (a Liberal Arts University)
      • Beuth University of Applied Sciences
      • BSP Business School Berlin - Hochschule für Management GmbH
      • Berlin Technical University of Arts
      • DEKRA University of Applied Sciences, Berlin
      • ESMOD Berlin International University of Art for Fashion
      • ESMT European School of Management and Technology
      • Protestant University of Applied Science Berlin
      • design akademie berlin - SRH Hochschule für Kommunikation und Design GmbH
      • Touro College, Berlin
      • Free University, Berlin
      • University for Applied Education Theory
      • SRH Hochschule der populären Künste (hdpk)
      • H:G Hochschule für Gesundheit & Sport, Technik & Kunst (H: G School of Health and Sports, Technology & Art)
      • Hanns Eisler College of Music, Berlin
      • Ernst Busch College of Performing Art
      • HMKW University of Applied Sciences
      • Hertie School of Governance
      • Berlin School of Applied Sciences (HTW)
      • Humboldt University, Berlin
      • Berlin HWR
      • Berlin HWTK
      • Berlin IB
      • Berlin IPU
      • Berlin KHS
      • Berlin MDH
      • Berlin MSB
      • Berlin PHB
      • Berlin Quadriga
      • Berlin SHB
      • Berlin SRH
      • Berlin TU
      • Berlin UdK
      • Berlin-Weißensee KHB
      • Erding HAM
      • Essen FOM
      • Hamburg EBC
      • Idstein HFresen
      • Iserlohn BiTS
      • München MAW

      Bielefeld

      Bochum

      Bonn

      Bottrop

      • Hochschule Ruhr West- University of Applied Sciences

      Braunschweig(Brunswick)

      • Braunschweig HBK     
      • Braunschweig TU    
      • Braunschweig/Wolfenbüttel FH

      Brandenburg

      • Brandenburg University of Applied Sciences

      Bremen

      Biberach

      • Biberach H     

      Bremerhaven

      • Bremerhaven H 

      Bruchsal

      • International University in Germany

      Birkenfeld

      • Trier University of Applied Sciences 

      Bocholt

      • Gelsenkirchen FH

      Brühl

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      • Brühl European University of Applied Sciences

      Buxtehude

      • Buxtehude FH     

      Chemnitz

      • Chemnitz University of Technology

      Calw

      • Calw H 

      Clausthal-Zellerfeld

      Coburg

      • Coburg FHHohenfels     
      • Coburg H    

      Cologne

      • University of Cologne
      • Cologne University of Music (Hochschule für Musik und Tanz Köln)

      Cottbus

      • Cottbus TU Cottbus
      • Lausitz H


      Darmstadt


      Dortmund


      Dresden


      Duisburg


      Dusseldorf


      Eberswalde

      • Eberswalde FH


       Eichstätt

      • Catholic University of Eichstätt-Ingolstadt 


      Erfurt

      • University of Erfurt


      Erlangen-Nuremberg

      • Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nuremberg

      Elmshorn

      • Elmshorn FH Nordakademie

      Elsfleth

      • Wilhelmshaven/Oldenburg/Elsfleth FH         


      Essen

      Elstal

      • Elstal ThS


      Emden    

      • Emden/Leer FH     


      Esslingen

      • Esslingen University of Applied Sciences

      Erding

      • Erding FHM     


      Flensburg

      • Fachhochschule of Flensburg
      • University of Flensburg


      Frankfurt

      • BBW University
      • International School of Management
      • University of Applied Economic and Management Sciences (FOM) state-accredited university of applied sciences for professionals

      Frankfurt (Oder)

      • BBW University
      • Viadrina European University


      Frankfurt (Main)

      • University of Applied Economic and Management Sciences (FOM)
      • Fachhochschule Frankfurt am Main / University of Applied Sciences
      • Provadis School of International Management and Technology
      • Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
      • College of Fine Arts, Frankfurt am Main
      • College of Music and Dramatic Art, Frankfurt am Main
      • Sankt Georgen College of Philosophy and Theology, Frankfurt am Main
      • Frankfurt University


      Freiburg

      • Albert Ludwigs University of Freiburg
      • Protestant university of applied sciences Freiburg
      • Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg
      • World Music Central

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      Freising

      • Weihenstephan University of Applied Science

      Garching

      • Munich University of Technology


      Giessen

      • Fachhochschule of Wiesbaden


      Geislingen

      • University of Nürtingen


      Gelsenkirchen

      • Fachhochschule of Gelsenkirchen


      Gengenbach

      • University of Applied Sciences Offenburg


      Gera

      • University of Applied Science


      Germersheim

      • Mainz University


      Gießen

      • Gießen School of Theology
      • University of Giessen
      • Giessen-Friedberg University of Applied Sciences


      Greifswald

      • University of Greifswald


      Gummersbach

      • Cologne University of Applied Sciences


      Göppingen

      • Esslingen University of Applied Sciences


      Göttingen


      Hagen

      • Hagen FernU     
      • Südwestfalen FH

      Halberstadt

      • Harz University University of Applied Sciences


      Halle-Wittenberg

      Halle an der Saale

      • Protestant College of Church Music  
      • Burg Giebichenstein College of Arts and Design, Halle  
      • University of Halle-Wittenberg

      Hamm

      • Hamm FH     
      • Hamm-Lippstadt FH


      Hachenburg FHBundesbank

      • University of Applied Sciences of the German Federal Bank


      Hamburg

      • BBW university  
      • University of Applied Economic and Management Sciences (FOM)    
      • Hamburg AMD    
      • Bucerius Law School  
      • Euro Business College Hamburg - University of Applied Sciences    
      •  European Distance Learning University in Hamburg 
      • Protestant University for Social and Community Work  
      • Hamburg Correspondence College non-profit GmbH 
      • Hamburg University of Applied Sciences  
      • HafenCity University of Hamburg    
      • University of the Hamburg Police  
      • College of Fine Arts, Hamburg  
      • Hamburg HfM    
      • Hamburg HSBA    
      • Hamburg ISS    
      • University of Hamburg 
      • Hamburg University of Technology
      • Hamburg University of the Federal Armed Forces
      • University of Applied Sciences Fresenius
      • Macromedia University of Applied Sciences for Media and Communication    


      Hannover

      • Fachhochschule of Hannover     
      • University of Applied Sciences for Economics, Hannover  
      • College of Music and Dramatic Art
      • Hannover Medical School
      • University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover  
      • University of Hannover


      Heidelberg

      • SRH University of Applied Sciences Heidelberg 
      • University of Church Music of the Protestant Regional Church in Baden
      • Heidelberg HJS    
      • College of Education, Heidelberg   
      • University of Heidelberg 


      Hildesheim

      • Hildesh./Holzm./Göttingen H 
      • Hildesheim U


      Heide

      • Westküste FH 
      • Heidelberg U


      Ilmenau
      Ilmenau University of Technology

      Idstein

      • University of Applied Sciences Fresenius

      Ingolstadt

      • Eichstätt - Ingolstadt U     
      • Ingolstadt H


      Iserlohn

      • Iserlohn BiTS     
      • Südwestfalen FH

      Isny

      • University of Applied Sciences and Vocational College Natural Science and Technology


      Jena

      Jülich

      • FH Aachen - University of Applied Sciences


      Kaiserslautern

      • Kaiserslautern FH          
      • Kaiserslautern TU

      Kamp-Lintfort

      • Rhein-Waal H   


      Karlsruhe

      • Karlsruhe AkdBK          
      • Karlsruhe H    
      • Karlsruhe HfGest    
      • Karlsruhe HfM
      • Karlsruhe IKH    
      • Karlsruhe PH    
      • Karlsruhe U

      Kassel   

      • Nordhessen FH
      • Kassel U  

      Kempten

      • Kempten H     

           
      Kiel

      • Kiel University of Applied Sciences    
      • Muthesius University University of Applied Art and Design Science  
      • Kiel University 

      Koblenz

      • Koblenz FH     
      • Koblenz-Landau U

      Konstanz

      Krefeld

      • Niederrhein H

      Köln

      • University of Applied Economic and Management Sciences (FOM)
      • Idstein HFresen    
      • Köln DSHS    
      • Köln FH    
      • Köln HfMT    
      • Köln KuHMedien
      • Köln RheinFH    
      • Köln U         
      • Nordrhein-Westfalen KathH    
      • Macromedia University of Applied Sciences for Media and Communication    

      Köthen

      • Anhalt H 

      Künzelsau

      • Heilbronn H 

      Landshut

      • Landshut H       

      Leer

      • Emden/Leer FH  


      Leipzig

      • University of Applied Economic and Management Sciences (FOM)  
      • Leipzig AKAD    
      • Leipzig HandelsH    
      • Leipzig HfGuB    
      • Leipzig HMT    
      • Leipzig HTelekom    
      • Leipzig HTWK    
      • Leipzig U

      Lemgo   

      • Ostwestfalen-Lippe H 


      Lingen


      Lippstadt

      • Hamm-Lippstadt FH     


      Ludwigsburg

      • Ludwigsburg EvH        
      • Ludwigsburg PH    


      Lubeck

      • Lübeck FH   
      • Lübeck HfM 
      • Lübeck U

      Luxemburg   

      • University of Applied Economic and Management Sciences (FOM)  


      Ludwigshafen

      • Ludwigshafen FH     


      Lüneburg


      Magdeburg

      • Magdeburg U     
      • Magdeburg-Stendal H


      Mainz

      • Koblenz-Landau U 
      • Mainz FH    
      • Mainz KathFH    
      • Mainz U    


      Mannheim


      Marburg


      Markkleeberg

      • Leipzig HTWK   


      Markneukirchen

      • West Saxon University of Applied Sciences of Zwickau


      Marl    

      • University of Applied Economic and Management Sciences (FOM)  


      Merseburg

      • Merseburg H 


      Minden

      • Fachhochschule Bielefeld, University of Applied Sciences
      • Hildesh./Holzm./Göttingen H 


      Mittweida   

      • Mittweida H 


      Moritzburg

      • Moritzburg EvFH         


      Mönchengladbach

      • Niederrhein H


      Mühlheim an der Ruhr

      • Hochschule Ruhr West- University of Applied Sciences


      Mühlheim

      • Hochschule Ruhr West- University of Applied Sciences


      Münchberg

      • Hof H     


      Munich

      • Dortmund ISM     
      • University of Applied Economic and Management Sciences (FOM)     
      • Hamburg AMD     
      • University of Applied Sciences Fresenius 
      • München AkdBK    
      • München FHSprachen    
      • München H    
      • München HFF
      • Macromedia University of Applied Sciences for Media and Communication    
      • München HMT    
      • München HPhil    
      • München KathFH    
      • München MBS    
      • München TU   
      • Ludwig Maximilians University (LMU), Munich


      Munster

      • Nordrhein-Westfalen KathH      
      • Münster FH    
      • Münster KuAk    
      • Münster PhThH    
      • Münster U


      Neu-Ulm

      • University of Applied Sciences Neu-Ulm


      Neubiberg

      • Munich University of the Federal Armed Forces


      Neubrandenburg

      • University of Applied Sciences Neubrandenburg


      Neuendettelsau

      • Neuendettelsau KiH 


      Neumarkt

      • Fachhochschule for Applied Management


      Neuruppin

      • Potsdam FH UMC


      Nürnberg

      • Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nuremberg      
      • University of Applied Economic and Management Sciences (FOM)    
      • Nürnberg AkdBK  
      • Nürnberg EvFH    
      • Georg Simon Ohm University of Applied Sciences Nuremberg   
      • College of Music  


      Nordhausen

      • Nordhausen FH     


      Neuss

      • Essen FOM     
      • Neuss University of Applied Sciences   


      Nürtingen

      • Nürtingen H     
      • University of Applied Sciences for Art and Art Therapy 


      Oberursel

      • Oberursel LuthThH     


      Oestrich-Winkel

      • Oestrich-Winkel EBS   


      Offenbach

      • Offenbach HfGest


      Offenburg

      • Offenburg H


      Oldenburg

      • Oldenburg U     
      • Vechta/Diepholz FHWT    
      • Wilhelmshaven/Oldenburg/Elsfleth FH


      Osnabruck

      • Osnabrück FH     
      • Osnabrück U


      Osterrönfeld

      • Kiel FH


      Ottersberg

      Ottersberg FHKunst

      Paderborn

      • Nordrhein-Westfalen KathH          
      • Paderborn FHDW    
      • Paderborn ThFak    
      • Paderborn U    


      Passau

      • Passau U


      Pforzheim

      • Pforzheim H 


      Pfungstadt

      • Darmstadt FernH


      Pinneberg

      • Pinneberg AKAD   


      Pirmasens

      • Kaiserslautern FH  


      Potsdam

      • Potsdam FH     
      • Potsdam FH UMC    
      • Potsdam U    
      • Potsdam-Babelsberg HFF


      Recklinghausen

      • Gelsenkirchen FH     


      Regensburg


      Reichenbach

      • West Saxon University of Applied Sciences of Zwickau


      Remagen

      • Koblenz FH  


      Reutlingen


      Rheinbach

      • Bonn-Rhein-Sieg H    


      Riedlingen

      • Riedlingen H


      Rosenheim

      • Rosenheim H


      Rostock


      Rottenburg

      • Rottenburg H  0
      • Rottenburg HfKiM    


      Roßwein

      • Mittweida H 


      Rüsselsheim

      • RheinMain H  


      Saarbrucken

      • Saar HBK     
      • Saarbrücken DHPG    
      • Saarbrücken HFM    
      • Saarbrücken HTW    
      • Saarbrücken U

      Salzgitter

      • Braunschweig/Wolfenbüttel FH

      Schmalkalden   

      • Schmalkalden FH 

      Schneeberg

      • West Saxon University of Applied Sciences of Zwickau

      Sankt Augustin

      • Bonn-Rhein-Sieg H          
      • Sankt Augustin PhThH

      Schwalmstadt

      • Darmstadt EvFH

      Schweinfurt

      • Würzburg-Schweinfurt FH

      Schwerin

      • Mannheim HdBA


      Schwäbisch Gmünd

      • Schwäbisch Gmünd HGest     
      • Schwäbisch Gmünd PH    

       Senftenberg

      • Lausitz H

      Schwäbisch

      • Heilbronn H     
      • Schwäbisch Hall FHGest    

      Siegen

      Sigmaringen

      • Albstadt-Sigmaringen H

      Soest

      • Südwestfalen FH

      Stade

      • Göttingen PFH


      Stendal

      • Magdeburg-Stendal H


      Stralsund

      • Stralsund FH


      Suderburg

      • Braunschweig/Wolfenbüttel FH


      Stuttgart

      • University of Applied Economic and Management Sciences (FOM)     
      • Macromedia University of Applied Sciences for Media and Communication       
      • Hohenheim U    
      • Stuttgart AKAD    
      • Stuttgart AkdBK
      • Stuttgart DH    
      • Stuttgart H    
      • Stuttgart HdM    
      • Stuttgart HfM    
      • Stuttgart MerzAk
      • Stuttgart U    
      • Stuttgart U Waldorf


      Trier

      • Trier FH     
      • Trier ThFak    
      • Trier U

      Triesdorf

      • Weihenstephan-Triesdorf FH


      Tubingen

      Trossingen

      • Trossingen HfM

      Tuttlingen    

      • Furtwangen University

      Ulm

      Uckermark

      • BBW University

      Vechta

      • Vechta College
      • Private University of Applied Sciences for Business and Technology in Vechta/Diephol

      Vallendar

      • Vallendar PTHV       
      • Vallendar WHU    

      Velbert

      • Bochum H     


      Villingen-Schwenningen

      • Furtwangen H


      Warburg

      • Ostwestfalen-Lippe University of Applied Sciences

      Weiden

      •  Amberg-Weiden University of Applied Science

      Wedel

      • Fachhochschule of Wedel

      Weihenstephan

      • Munich University of Technology

      Weilheim-Bierbronnen

      • Gustav-Siewerth Academy state-accredited scientific university

      Wetzlar

      • Giessen-Friedberg University of Applied Sciences

      Wilhelmshaven

      • Wilhelmshaven/Oldenburg/Elsfleth FH


      Weimar

      • Weimar HfM 
      • Weimar U

      Wernigerode

      • Harz H    

      Weingarten

      • Ravensburg-Weingarten University of Applied Sciences
      • College of Education, Weingarten


      Wildau

      • University of Applied Sciences Wildau

      Wismar

      • Wismar University of Applied Sciences: Technology, Business and Design

      Wittenberg

      • Witten/Herdecke U

      Wiesbaden

      • RheinMain H     
      • Wiesbaden VFH


      Warburg

      • Ostwestfalen-Lippe H


      Wurzburg


      Zittau

      • HS Zittau/Görlitz (FH) - University of Applied Sciences
      • Internationales Hochschulinstitut Zittau

      Zweibrücken

      • Kaiserslautern FH

      Zwickau

      • Idstein HFresen     
      • West Saxon University of Applied Sciences of Zwickau

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