Welcome to the International Students Office of KIT!
Are you an international applicant interested in degree-seeking studies, PhD, internship, Erasmus or overseas exchange at KIT?
Here you will find information and services regarding study and funding opportunities, preparation, application and realization of a stay at KIT, and about student life in Germany and Karlsruhe.
KIT runs: KIT students and employees are challenged to participate in the digital running challenge.
In each category - BASIC, INTERMEDIATE and ADVANCED - respectively in the Individual Challenge and the Group Challenge, many attractive prizes will be raffled, including assorted sports packages (e.g. non-cash prizes or free sports offers) and non-cash prizes from the EPiCUR universities.
April 29 - July 15, 2021
Are you a student and thinking about studying in Germany? Would you like to get in touch with international students from all over the world who are doing their studies at a university in Baden-Württemberg, the German Southwest? Then you are definitely in the right place.
Have a look at the virtual events „Start Your Studies in Baden-Württemberg“ we are offering this year: International students tell you about their experiences in Baden-Württemberg, and they´d love to answer your questions.
The event series is in English and free of charge.
KIT offers a German-Chilean Masters program in the field of regional sciences with a focus on natural risks and catastrophy prevention in cooperation with Universidad de Concepción (UdeC) in Concepción, Chile.
Application deadline is September 30 every year.
The IfR is looking for highly motivated applicants who have obtained their B.Sc. or B.A.
Applicants should speak German and Spanish because you will be studying two semesters in Karlsruhe and Concepción each.
Civil Society and Development - what can civil society actors contribute to sustainable development.
11 - 13 June 2021| Weil der Stadt
The seminar will be held in German, but English-speaking students are welcome to attend as long as they understand German well.
Due to a recent incident, the International Students Office wants to warn all international students of frauds targeting especially foreigners by fraudulent calls or criminal visits in the dormitories.
QS World University Rankings by Subject 2019 – KIT Is Strong in “Natural Sciences” and “Engineering & Technology”. In ten subjects, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) ranks in the top 100 of the universities worldwide, in mechanical engineering, materials sciences, and physics it has even reached the international top 50.
With the project "Your opinion is important!", the Turkish Community in Baden-Württemberg wants to make young refugees and migrants more aware of the importance and value of freedom of the press, information and opinion, and to inspire and empower them to exercise these fundamental rights.
In the program: thematic workshops with media professionals, monthly debating clubs, published "Interviews of the Month" and much more.
Education at KIT is aiming at scientifically training young people in research oriented fields and acquiring interdisciplinary competences. A special program is addressing refugee students.
On Youtube you can find videos in Arabic introducing the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology and its auditing program and giving other useful information about studying at KIT and its offered study programs.
20-22 August 2021 I Wiesbaden
WUS invites foreign students from Africa, Asia and Latin America to the project "Grenzenlos – Globales Lernen in der beruflichen Bildung". In "Grenzlos", students can expand their knowledge of the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals and become active as multipliers at vocational schools. At the end of the free qualification in four modules, you will receive a multilingual certificate. It's worth taking part!
Click here to register online.More
From the winter semester 2017/2018 onwards, tuition fees of 1,500 euros per semester for international students are to be introduced at the universities in Baden-Württemberg.
International students with EU citizenship are able to study without paying fees.More