The University of Rostock was founded in 1419. It is the oldest university in the Baltic Sea Region and third oldest in Germany. The university has interdisciplinary research fields in the areas of natural and technological sciences, medicine, life sciences, humanities, and cultural studies.
|University Type||Public University|
|No. of Campuses||1|
|Cost of Attendance||No tuition fee (UG)|
|Intake Type||Depends on the course|
|Mode of Program||Full time|
Prospective students need to submit the online application to UNI-ASSIST along with the required documents.
Bachelor’s – Winter – July 15, Summer – no intake for maximum bachelor’s program
Master’s – Summer – January 15, Winter – July 15
|English proficiency tests||Minimum Scores|
|Internet-based TOEFL (iBT)||71%|
Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) is the test conducted to test the German efficiency of the prospective students. The common reference levels for the given tests are B1, B2, C1, and C2. The University of Rostock requires course-specific grade. Other tests that are accepted by the university are: - Deutsche Sprachprüfung für den Hochschulzugang (DSH), Test Deutsch als Fremdsprache (TestDaF), Deutsches Sprachdiplom der Kultusministerkonferenz (Sprachdiplom, DSD) and Goethe Zertifikat
|Students’ residency (Dormitory)||Starts from 150 Euro|
|Flatting||Starts from 400 Euro|
|Basic monthly expense||720 Euro|
|One-offs Costs (monthly)||150-200 Euro|
The university offers scholarships to international students, based on varied conditions such as:
Deutschlandstipendium: This is awarded for talented and high achieving students at public and state recognized institutions of higher education in Germany. The scholarship is for 300 Euro per month.
Stipendienlotse (www.stipendienlotse.de) is a platform, run by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, where students can search for grants themselves.
Evangelisches Studienwerk: This scholarship is offered to the students with excellent scores and have study course for more than 6 semesters. Maximum scholarship amount offered is 525 Euro along with 150 Euro for book allowance.
|Start of Application process||-|
|End of Application process||January 15, 2019|