Finding a place

Finding a place can be a daunting task for (foreign) students. My fellow blogger Raihan managed to get the best option, a “Studentenwohnheim” (“Uni housing”), but this option is not accessible to everybody. This short post will give you an overview of the three prevalent options in Germany as well as give you a few things to consider before you settle down. The lingo you will need: - “Kaltmiete” (“cold rent”): this is the rent price without any extras (electricity, water, internet and misc...
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Accommodation in Stuttgart

This post is 100% my own experience. I lived in Boeblingen for six months for my bachelor degree internship last year, believe me it took months just to get a viewing appointment. Speaking from my experience, I  know I've supposed to send my application form to Studentenwerk Stuttgart for my master degree way earlier than before. I applied for a room in student hostel in January, approximately four months before I officially start my classes in April. Most of my choices are the student hoste...
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