Research & Science

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Studying in Dortmund

Students in Dortmund have a lot to choose from: a broad selection of study programmes, support if they want to head for foreign countries and practice-oriented courses combined with close cooperation with research institutes. Dortmund is also a great place to live with its wide range of lively leisure and cultural activities.

International studies

Dortmund universities actively promote international connections. Closely involved in a large number of university cooperations and partnerships, the universities provide exchange programmes around the world for Germans as well as international students and scientists.

But you don't have to travel far away - internationally recognised study programmes and a growing number of courses in English mean it is possible to follow international study programmes in Dortmund.

The City of Dortmund and the institutions listed below make sure international students and scientists quickly feel at home in Dortmund.