Your Studienkolleg Questions Answered

It’s been almost four years since I entered and successfully finished my studies at the Studienkolleg, but the articles that I left here live a life of their own and remain helping people. Every now and then I get letters from people with questions about the...

Your student visa application to Germany: ins and outs

Following up on my old posts regarding studying in Germany, I wanted to shed some light on the visa application procedure once again. During these past three years, the application procedure stayed about the same, more or less. One major change I noticed was that my...

Navigating Germany

On my way to the Munich Airport by train from Leipzig, I got some fascinating points down. It’s all about navigating around different cities, especially if you’ve never had prior knowledge. Where I’m from, we just don’t have the same signs or...

Top 8 reasons to go to a studienkolleg

So, you’ve looked at the possibility of studying in Germany and are thinking of following through with it. You may be directed to a studienkolleg first and from personal experience, this public education institution has given me the best possible start in a...

Looking back at the Studienkolleg

Having done a year of Germany’s preparatory college known as the Studienkolleg, I started my journey through its educational system at one of Germany’s many universities. Though a year has gone by, I feel that I can now truly comment on what the result of...