World-class teaching & research
Although we are a leader in the development of artificial intelligence, we are always looking for smart people. According to the HRK Higher Education Compass 2014 you can choose from 111 bachelor's degree programmes, 103 master's degree programmes and 69 courses with final state examination, which can be full-time, part-time or dual degree programmes.
Finding university places
Studying at a top international level
A total of 25 bi- or tri-national courses run under Franco-German management at the university.
German University of Prevention and Health Management (DHfPG)
As the only accredited private university in the Saarland, the DHfPG specialises in dual Bachelor and degree programmes in the fields of health economics, sports economics, health management, fitness training and nutritional counselling as well as prevention and health management.
Saarland University of Fine Arts
The Saarland University of Fine Arts offers a wide range of possible degrees from fine art to product design.
Saarland University of Music
The university was founded in 1947 as a conservatoire using the French model and is now internationally recognised as a musical training centre for artists and educators.
Saarland University of Applied Sciences (HTW)
Application-oriented and business-relevant, the Saarland University of Applied Sciences specialises in the fields of architecture, civil engineering, social sciences and engineering.
University of the Saarland
The focus of the University of the Saarland lies in the areas of European competence, computer science and NanoBioMed. In addition, there is a wide range of humanities, natural and engineering sciences.
Saar Academy of Economics (ASW)
The three-year bachelor's degree course at the professional academy in St. Ingbert is based on a dual concept with alternating theoretical and practical phases in the fields of business administration, engineering, industrial computer science and industrial engineering.
Professional Academy for Health and Welfare Saarland (BAGSS)
The youngest professional academy of the Saarland offers bachelor's degree programmes in the fields of occupational therapy, physiotherapy, nursing and management in the organisation of the health service.
University of Administration (FHVW)
The University on the Göttelborn campus trains future civil servants for the higher civil service in the Saarland.
Combining study and family
A suitable solution can always be found. Indeed, at the University of the Saarland there is the possibility of studying part-time or using childcare facilities, so that the student workload can be better organised. Even without A-levels, we enable you to study for appropriate professional qualifications at the universities of the Saarland.
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Personal student counselling
Information about: 'Studying without A levels'
Information for disabled students
Information about part-time study
Information on student finance
BAföG - Saarland student union
The Saarland student union provides students in the region with comprehensive information on BAföG.
BMBF guide to scholarships
The scholarship database of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research helps nationwide in finding suitable scholarships.
Currently the largest and most detailed academic database in Germany.
Scholarships - Saarland University
The website provides information on funding opportunities from federal, regional and private foundations, as well as information centres for student financing.
The Saar Academic Scholarships Foundation offers not only financial incentives, but also funding programmes such as workshops, seminars, mentoring, coaching and contacts with industry.
Studienpioniere Saarland (Study Pioneers Saarland)
Since 2009, the StudienStiftungSaar (Saar Academic Foundation) has been awarding scholarships in order to promote gifted pupils and students.
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