TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY BERLIN - [TU-BERLIN], BERLIN, BERLIN

Berlin, BerlinLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1879Established Year
  22472Enrollment

Technical University Berlin Ranking, Programs, Admission Process & Living Cost

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The Technical University of Berlin is one of the largest German universities of technology focusing on the areas of engineering and natural sciences. Re-founded in April 1946, it has a history dating back to the 18th century.
It is a prominent member of the TU9: a cluster of some of the most prestigious technical universities of Germany. The Technical university of Berlin was ranked #131 by Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019.

Highlights

University TypePublic
Establishment Year1879
Annual Budget€ 536 million
Number of Degree Programs Offered115
Tuition Fee for International StudentsNot Charged
International Student Percentage24%
Total number of Professors338
Annual Estimated Cost of Attendance (international)€ 9,500
Contact International Office (bachelor & master admissions)telefonservice@tu-berlin.de | graduateadmissions@r1a.tu-berlin.de

Programs, Campus, and Residence

  • Comprised of 7 academic faculties, the Technical University of Berlin offers 43 Bachelor degree programs, and 66 Master degree programs in engineering, natural sciences, social sciences, the humanities, planning, economics and management.
  • The university offers 26 double-degree programs and 17 English-taught master’s degree programs.
  • With its main campus in the German capital city, the Technical University of Berlin has other campus locations in Berlin and El Gouna, Egypt.
  • Selected candidates of the university can apply for a room in one of nearly 10,000 dormitory allocations and apartments operated by Studentenwerk Berlin.

Technical University of Berlin Admissions

Application Deadlines :July 15 (winter); January 15 (summer)
Admission Requirements

  • High school leaving certificate; Bachelor’s Degree
  • Linguistic Proficiency(without preparatory German course): DSH 2 or 3; TestDaF (4 in all parts); Advanced level German Proficiency- C1; DSD 2; Goethe Certificate C2; telc Deutsch C1 Hochschule
  • Linguistic Proficiency (with preparatory German course): Certificate B2 or higher in accordance with the European Framework of Reference; DSH-1, that is officially recognized from the German Hochschulrektorenkonferenz; TestDaF with TDN 3 or higher in all modules; (DSD I)
  • Proof of financial resources (capacity to spend € 720/month)
  • Apply online via Uni-assist (€70 fee)
  • Copy of passport
  • Proof of health insurance

The above mentioned data represents admission requirements at the basic level. Additional documentation, qualification, and requirements may apply to programs at different levels of study. English-taught programs require English Language Proficiency demonstrable by exams like TOEFL and IELTS.

Technical University of Berlin Tuition & Other Costs

The University of Berlin currently does not charge its students any tuition fee. However, every student is required to pay a semester contribution of nearly 310 EUR per semester. Other monthly expenses a student will incur while pursuing their studies at the Technical University of Berlin have been tabulated below:

ExpenseMonthly Amount
Rent€350
Food€160
Clothing€60
Health Insurance€80
Communication (internet and mobile)€50
Books & Supplies€40
Total€740

The total estimated cost for an international degree-program student at the technical University of Berlin is €9,500.

Scholarships & Funding for International Students

  • The university offers summer university scholarships of €1,000 for full-time degree students. International students are eligible to apply.

  • Doctoral students and researchers have considerably higher chances of being granted scholarships and funds.

  • International students can work while continuing their studies in Germany for 120 full days or 240 half-days.

  • For further information regarding scholarships in Germany, consult the German Embassy in your country before the start of your study program.

Find a Program

1 YEAR

Course Duration

Apr 30

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  80  |  IELTS  6.0

18 MONTHS

Course Duration

Apr 30

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  80  |  IELTS  6.0

COLLEGE STUDENT REVIEWS

8.5/10
$ 11,1261st YEAR
FEES

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Apr 30

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  80  |  IELTS  6.0
SIMILAR PROGRAMS

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Aug 31

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  79  |  IELTS  6.0
$ 10,3381st YEAR
FEES

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Jan 06

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  70  |  IELTS  6.0
SIMILAR PROGRAMS

1 YEAR

Course Duration

Apr 30

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  80  |  IELTS  6.0

18 MONTHS

Course Duration

Apr 30

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  80  |  IELTS  6.0

COLLEGE STUDENT REVIEWS

8.5/10
$ 11,1261st YEAR
FEES

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Apr 30

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  80  |  IELTS  6.0
SIMILAR PROGRAMS

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Aug 31

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  79  |  IELTS  6.0
$ 10,3381st YEAR
FEES

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Jan 06

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  70  |  IELTS  6.0
SIMILAR PROGRAMS

18 MONTHS

Course Duration

Apr 30

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  80  |  IELTS  6.0

COLLEGE STUDENT REVIEWS

8.5/10
$ 10,3381st YEAR
FEES

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Jan 06

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  70  |  IELTS  6.0
SIMILAR PROGRAMS
$ 11,1261st YEAR
FEES

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Apr 30

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  80  |  IELTS  6.0

18 MONTHS

Course Duration

Apr 30

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  80  |  IELTS  6.0

COLLEGE STUDENT REVIEWS

8.5/10

18 MONTHS

Course Duration

Jan 06

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  80  |  IELTS  6.0

1 YEAR

Course Duration

Apr 30

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  80  |  IELTS  6.0
$ 11,1261st YEAR
FEES

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Apr 30

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  80  |  IELTS  6.0
SIMILAR PROGRAMS
$ 6661st YEAR
FEES

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Apr 30

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  90  |  IELTS  6.0
$ 11,1001st YEAR
FEES

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Apr 30

Application Deadline

 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  80  |  IELTS  6.0
SIMILAR PROGRAMS
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Technical University Berlin Overview

Institution TypePublic
Student Population22472
Application Cost$73
Average Cost of Attendance$11,126 / Year

Admission & Dates

Fall Deadlines

April 30

Application Deadline

January 28

Application Results

Read more about admission seasons and deadlines

Test Scores for International Applicants

ExamsAvg. ScoreMin. ScoreMax. Score% Submitted
Language Proficiency
IELTS-6- -
TOEFL-79- -

Attendance Cost

$11,126

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Post Graduate Program$11,126 / Year
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