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As the only German university of excellence with a national large-scale research sector, KIT offers excellent study conditions. Nowhere else are your opportunities to become directly involved in research better. The spirit of KIT, one of the biggest science institutions in Europe, where long university tradition is combined with program-oriented cutting-edge research, is that all researchers get involved in teaching and that all students participate in thrilling research projects at an early stage of their studies.
Experience the variety of science and engineering in the context of social aspects. Humankind is facing global challenges. Mastering them with latest findings and solutions is the goal of research, teaching, and innovation at KIT. This includes the quick transfer of scientific findings to the market. For this reason, we support your entrepreneurial spirit early on during your studies at KIT. Graduates of KIT are among the most wanted young talents.
New city, new stage of life, endless questions: We support you from the beginning!
Staying in Touch
More than 26,000 alumni in Germany and worldwide: Be part of the KIT community!
Complex research topics explained in an understandable way: Visit our numerous events!
KIT for all
Groups to Participate in
Students Union (AStA), workshops, campus groups, student bodies.
Culture and Sports
University theater groups, musical ensembles, college sports,
Life and Living
Information about Karlsruhe, housing market, transport and more.
Student Advisory Services
First point of contact at KIT for all questions relating to studies.
Assistance with any questions regarding application and admission or enrolment.
International Students Office
Information about studies, doctorate or internship at KIT for international applicants