Frequently Asked Questions
Why choose ECG ?
Educreative Group has years of experience in the education and educational consulting field. Some of our members have already gone through the process and successfully completed their studies in top universities in Germany and throughout Europe.
We have helped and continue to help many students along each step of the process. You can find testimonials of our student Ahmed, who successfully enrolled in the Renewable Energy program at the Technical University of Berlin.
Of course not! Our team is mainly located in the Capital of Germany Berlin. One of our members can reach you in 48 hours or less.
Are you really prepared?
Keep in mind that a lot of students from all over the world are competing for a study place in a top tier university in Germany. How does the selection process work? It is simple, the higher your grades, the better your chances are of getting accepted!
First of all, if you achieved higher than 80% in your high school grades, then congratulations you are ready to go. You will need a higher level of studies in maths to study engineering and biology to study medicine.
Second you need a high level of German for both fields; at Least DSH2 level for Engineering studies and DSH3 level for medicine studies.
We provide German Language Courses from A1 to C2, with the cooperation of a German educational institute. Contact us for more info!
All Bachelor degrees in Engineering and Medicine are taught in German, you will therefore need to have a solid foundation and a good grasp of the language. For starters you must have at least a B1 Level Certificate to be able to start your preperatory studies in Germany.
We will help you in every step of the way until you reach your goal. Keep in mind that you will be the one taking the exams!
Now! Now is the right time to start your preparation, get the best grades you can, start learning German and we will take care of the rest!
Where and What To Study?
Well it depends on how your life style is.
- Berlin is the best.
- Then comes München
We will guide you to the best city.
The leading universities of Technology in Germany are the alliance of TU9. They are the following;
- RWTH Aachen
- TU Berlin
- TU Braunschweig
- TU Darmstadt
- TU Dresden
- Leibniz University Hannover
- Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
- TU Munich
- University of Stuttgart
For Medical studies the top universities in germany are:
- Heidelberg University
- Rwth Aachen University
- Lübeck University
- Witten/Hercke University
- Magdeburg University
- Münster University
- Würzburg University
- Tübingen University
- Freiburg University
- Leipzig University
Please Note That the tution fees for medical studies are higher than the other fields. You pay around 300 Euros/Semester for engineering studies and from 1,500€ to 3500€ per academic year for medical studies, it depends also on the University and your study program.
You have more than 2000 international programs to choose from in various fields such as Engineering, Medicine, Economics, Business management, Health and Nutrition and many more.
We are here to guide you and help you choose the best study program for your future studies. We will inform you about the top ranked programs in your preferred field as well as which studies will qualify you for a bright and successful career in the German market.
No, it doesn’t. If you have studied in a public university, all the degrees are at the same level and are all accredited and recognized worldwide. There are exceptions with certain universities that offer more practical experience rather than theoretical knowledge. The main differences are in the master’s degrees.
Absolutely! After completing your bachelor’s degree, you will be eligible for a one-year visa, allowing you time to find a suitable job in your field and start your career life.
Your First Week In Germany
Welcome to Germany, catch your breath and buy a SIM card with your student visa (Don’t forget to get the student discount). Apply for health insurance as it is mandatory to have insurance while in Germany. Lastly, don’t forget to get a copy of your accommodation contract and your Post box key from the landlord.
Never throw any documents away. This is very important as you will receive multiple letters during your first months that you are going to keep as long as you stay in the country, for example your Steueridentifikationsnummer (Tax – ID).
Just Few more steps to be done with your first week. You must go to a nearby Bürgeramt to register your address on the system (If you live in a big city try to get an appointment at least month before your flight.)
Your next destination is the bank to activate your bank account and get your bank card.
- Downloading any movies, music, books, etc from the internet is illegal, and you could be fined starting from 700 Euros.
- All supermarkets are closed on Sundays except for some branches of Edeka, don’t forget to stock up your fridge for the weekend!
Now you have two years to master the German language and enrol yourself in a German university.
Our educational consulting team will always be there to guide and help you during this phase until your secure a study place in a university.
You are now in a new community and need to integrate in a different culture with different people from all over the world. It is important to make connections and lead a healthy social life, it may take some time in the beginning but eventually you will meet lifelong friends!
Now and in Germany, are the best time and place to learn, practice, and immerse yourself in the language. Since you will have to use German on a daily basis, this will greatly improve your language skills!
Now you must study hard and stay focused until you achieve your goal. Enjoy your new life!
Always remember, ECG Group is always there for you, providing you with all the support you need.