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  • working in germany
    June 19, 2019

    15 things to know before you start working in Germany

    With more opportunities opening up for job seekers to work in Germany, it becomes all the more important to understand the German work culture. From what I have experienced working for over three years now, here is a list of things that one must know before you start working in Germany: Salary A considerable aspect [...]
  • phd with Fachhochschule Degree
    April 24, 2019

    Can a student with a Fachhochschule Degree pursue a Ph.D. in Germany?

    Universities and Universities of applied sciences (Fachhochschule or FHs) are de-facto equal since the introduction of the Bologna process. Unlike Universities (and TUs), Fachhochschules don’t usually offer Ph.D. So, students who finish their Master’s in an FHs will have to switch to a university to pursue a Ph.D. This is possible as the Master’s degree from [...]
  • moving to germany
    April 20, 2019

    Things to know before moving to Germany!

    When I first moved to Germany for my Master’s, I was overwhelmed because it was a new country for me and this was the first time I had set foot outside of Asia. I was happy that I got to come to Germany for my studies, but I was also a little scared for the [...]