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    SAARLAND UNIVERSITY OF APPLIED SCIENCES - [HTW Saar], SAARBRUCKEN, SAARLAND

    Saarbrucken, SaarlandLocation
    UniversitySchool type
    EStd 1946established year
    923enrollment

    Saarland University of Applied Sciences: Rankings, Courses, Admissions, Tuition Fee, Cost of Attendance & Scholarships

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    Suruchi Gupta

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    Saarland University of Applied Sciences is situated in Saarbrucken, Germany. It is a research and application-oriented university known for its interdisciplinary cooperation and a high level of commitment, making it one of the best places to study in Germany. The university provides students with the study and research options in architecture and civil engineering, engineering, social and economic sciences

    The university has very practice-oriented teaching giving exposure to practical knowledge along with the theoretical knowledge which enables students to get ahead in their professional careers. Saarland University also maintains contacts with 64 international cooperation which provides intensive exposure to its students. They are about 15.3% of international students in comparison to the foreign students, which is quite higher than the overall national average.

    The University Provides more than 50 accredited degree programs and as well as a part-time postgraduate professional educational program.

    Saarland University of Applied Sciences Rankings

    The following are the rankings as per the year 2020

    QS Rankings:

    • World ranking: #451

    Highlights

    Year of foundation 1948
    Location Germany
    Type of University Public
    Campus setting Urban
    No. of campuses 3
    Work-Study Program Yes
    Mode of programs Full time/ Part-time
    English Test Score Accepted TOEFL, IELTS
    German Test Score Accepted Deutsche Sprachprüfung für den Hochschulzugang (DSH-2 or DSH-3)
    Official website https://www.htwsaar.de/

    Saarland University of Applied Sciences Campus

    • Saarland University of Applied Sciences has three campuses in and around Saarbrucken, i.e. Alt-Saarbrucken campus, Rotenbühl Campus, and Göttelborn Campus.
    • The Alt-Saarbrucken campus comprises the school of engineering, school of social science, the Department of Civil Engineering, and Franco-German Institute for Technology and Business.
    • The Alt-Saarbrucken campus has 11 buildings and has its cafeteria, library, sports ground, and a parent-child room.
    • The Rotenbühl Campus has the Faculty of Economics.
    • The Rotenbühl campus has 3 buildings and has its auditorium, canteen, library, practical units, and different lecture rooms.
    • The Göttelborn Campus has the School of Architecture.
    • University has its Choir, Theatre Group and organizes different Sports Activities.

    Saarland University of Applied Sciences Residence

    • The University has no provision for residence for their students. They do not provide ready to move apartments and do not take any responsibility in providing rooms in student dormitories.
    • Students can find accommodation in Germany through private agents, either at a student dormitory or can live with other students in flat sharing.

    Saarland University of Applied Sciences Programs

    • The university offers a wide range of graduate and undergraduate degree programs to the students; almost 6,000 students are enrolled at the university and more than 900 international students from 76 countries are studying different courses.
    • Some of the programs include Architecture, Aviation Business, Civil Engineering, Business administration, Management and Leadership, Neural Engineering, and many more.
    • There are only two bachelor’s programs that are taught in English. One is the International Business Administration while the other is International Tourism Management.

    Saarland University of Applied Sciences Application Process

    For applying at Saarland University of Applied Sciences, first, the candidate is required to approach the international office of their home university. The international office will approve and further send the details of the candidate to the Saarland University.

    Application Portal: University’s website

    Application Fee: No cost

    Deadlines:

    Application  Deadlines
    Opening Date of online admission portal June 1, 2020
    Last Date for submitting online application August 22, 2020

    Undergraduate Academic Requirements:

    • The candidate is required to fill an online application along with the supporting documents.
    • With the application, there should be a cover letter covering the candidate’s purpose, interest, strengths and past experiences (internships, volunteering, etc.)

    Supporting Documents:

    • Other Required Documents-
    • Original Marksheet
    • Birth certificate
    • Student Visa
    • Passport
    • Proof of Financial Wealth
    • Once the application is submitted through the university’s online portal

    The application of the international students at the university should be handled by the student secretariat in cooperation with UNI-ASSIST.

    Graduate Admission Requirements:

    • A bachelor’s degree or technical degree in the same subject from a recognized university with an overall grade above 2.9 GPA score
    • Proof English proficiency at level B2
    • For international students’ proof of German language proficiency

    Supporting Documents:

    • Original Marksheet
    • Birth certificate
    • Student Visa
    • Passport
    • Proof of Financial Wealth
    • Once the application is submitted through the university’s online portal

    Language Test criteria for international students

    English proficiency test is required for both degree and non-degree seeking international and exchange students. Their require to qualify below mentioned English proficiency test and get a certain score to apply for the courses -

    Test Minimum Eligibility
    IELTS 5.5 bands
    TOEFL 72

    Note: International and exchange students are also requiring to qualify for German language proficiency tests like- Test-DaF or Prüfung zum Nachweis Deutscher Sprachkenntnisse (PNDS)

    Saarland University of Applied Sciences Cost Of Attendance

    There are no tuition fees as it is a public university, although one must pay their semester fees which are around 121 euros which allows the student to avail semester ticket.

    Semester tickets allow the students to use the means of transport of SarV free of cost and allows you to avail other SarV offers.

    Cost for The International Student living in Germany-

    Expenses Amount (EUR)
    Tuition Fee 850 per semester
    Accommodation Expense 400
    Food and Travelling Expenses 250 - 300
    Academic Resources Expense 100
    Miscellaneous Expenses 100

    Saarland University of Applied Sciences Financial Aid and Scholarships

    The University itself does not provide any scholarships and financial aid to international students. Although students can opt for other financial aids like-

    Saarland University of Applied Sciences Alumni

    • The university has an international office to guide international students during their degree.
    • The students have access to libraries, canteens, University's IT centers, free transport, and other cultural activities happening on the campus.

    1.5 years

    Course Duration

    Jan 15

    Application Deadline


    2 years

    Course Duration

    Jul 15

    Application Deadline


    3 years

    Course Duration

    Jul 15

    Application Deadline


    1.5 years

    Course Duration

    Jan 15

    Application Deadline

    Master of Arts [M.A] Architecture

    full time | Thesis Based

    2 years

    Course Duration

    Jul 15

    Application Deadline

    Saarland University of Applied Sciences Overview

    Insitution type
    Public
    Student Population
    923

    Admission & dates

    Attendance Cost

    On Campus
    The cost of room rent for student residence is $244 USD and $321 USD.
    $244 / Year
    +49-681-58670
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    Goebenstraße 40, 66117 Saarbrücken
    ADDRESS

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