Higher Education and Research

Study, bachelor and master degree programs, excellence initiative: current information and background on university and research.

Topic of the week: Studying in Germany

Fast route to a university course

My GUIDE is a new Internet portal that helps international students find the university course in Germany that exactly matches their interests.
Topic of the week: Studying in Germany

Studying for the future

Energy and security issues, health and environmental protection: five degree programmes in Germany devoted to pressing issues.
Topic of the week: Building for tomorrow

Building with waste

Some 220 million tonnes of construction waste accumulates every year in Germany – recycling ensures that new buildings can be constructed with this material.
Topic of the week: Building for tomorrow

Building materials of the future

Sustainability is becoming more and more important in the light of the increasing scarcity of raw materials in the construction industry. We report on three innovative building materials of the future.
Topic of the week: Building for tomorrow

Studying sustainable construction

From construction technology to the refurbishment of old buildings: these degree courses teach how buildings should be constructed in the future.
Topic of the week: Women's rights

Studying without men

Technical studies for female students: find out why some universities in Germany offer STEM courses for women only.