In Europe, Germany is the most popular destination for international students due to International Degree Programmes (IDP) taught in English medium, tution fee waivers and career opportunities after graduation. Germany tops the list of the most internationalised countries in the higher education erena. It has a lot to offer with more than 400 state and private universities, and a variety of courses. About 250,000 foreign students currently study in Germany, of which about 7500 are Indians.
Studying in Germany is not restricted to the German medium alone. Over 1500 IDPs offer courses that are entirely or partly taught in English. Degrees in Germany are offered in the two-tier international system of bachelor’s and master’s degrees, with credits for attendance and examination passes that can be accumulated and transferred.