Places to Visit for Free in Stuttgart

For some students, just a quick glance into their wallets is enough to bring about the realization that the budget for a trip to the swimming pool, climbing wall or to an amusement park is pretty much nonexistent. That’s why you can find out here what you can do in and around Stuttgart when the weather is good, without spending anything. This is of course just a limited selection.   1. Weißenburgpark on Bopser Hill The Weißenburgpark is located on Bopser, a hill in south Stuttg...
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Earning your doctorate. Why and what you have to do?

Do you want to deepen your knowledge in your area of expertise or take the opportunity to carry out your own independent research project? Do you have academic aspirations that require a doctoral degree? There are various reasons for choosing to study for a doctoral degree. Whether this is the right step to take or not is an individual decision. The possible advantages of a doctorate and the challenges involved are outlined below. Doctoral degree, dissertation, doctoral students The confer...
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First Steps

Studying in a foreign country is an enriching experience, you get to learn a new language, a new culture and you get to view things with a different lens. Germany is a beloved destination for students worldwide, due to low (if any) tuition fees, world-class education/reputation as well as a strong economy that enables highly qualified graduates to stay on after their courses. This is a short guide that has the issues that you will have to keep in mind as an international student. I have purp...
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