Studies at the Pulse of Research

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.

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Study Courses

More than 100 study courses in natural and engineering sciences, economics, humanities, social sciences and teaching.

Study Courses at a Glance
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Information about application deadlines, application procedures and admission restrictions.

Application and Admission
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Get to know other languages and cultures with worldwide exchange programs, internships and other activities.

International Services


Start of Studies
New city, new stage of life, innumerable questions - KIT supports you from the first semester on.
 First Semester

Keep in Touch
More than 24 000 alumni in Germany and worldwide - become part of the KIT community!
 Alumni Network

Lifelong Learning
Complex research topics in an understandable way - Satisfy your curiosity in our various events and activities.
KIT for All


Student Advisory Services
First point of contact at KIT for all questions relating to studies.
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Students Office
Assistance with any questions regarding application and admission or enrolment.
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International Students Office
Information on studies, doctorate, or internship at KIT for international applicants.
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