For German students, the waiver of tuition fees and also the lack of a language barrier ensure that the number of foreign students in Austria continues to rise. But what other advantages does studying in the Alpine republic have?
If you want to "escape" the admissions system in your home country, Austria is the place to be. Even for particularly popular fields of study, such as medicine and law, your final school grades are irrelevant. Everyone can register for their desired field of study and, in the end, depending on the number of available places, the results of an entrance examination decide who is admitted.
Whether it's a summer retreat by the lake or winter magic in the Alps, Austria has a lot to offer in terms of beautiful landscapes. Nature, mountains and lakes as well as famous cultural institutions and sights are just waiting to be visited.
Here are the sights can we strongly recommend to you.
It is not often that one has the opportunity to get to know a new country and thus a new culture without having to give up one's native language. As a German student, you have it particularly easy in Austria. The traditional cuisine, festivals and much more can be discovered and experienced in your own language.