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Information for International Students/Applicants

Would you like to study in Germany, at one of the best private universities of applied science? International Students/Applicants from all over the world have studied at CBS over the years and we are glad that you are interested in studying here. Approximately 1,900 young people from about 75 nations are studying at CBS International Business School. On the following pages, you will find relevant information for full-time and visiting students, as well as relevant tips on finding accommodation in Germany.

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Whether a full-time or visiting international student: Here is an overview of all relevant information

You are looking for an alternative route into higher education in Germany? You would like to update or broaden your skills before progressing to a full degree study course?
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You have completed your school education abroad and would now like to study at a German university? CBS International Business School offers you the opportunity to complete your entire studies at our university.

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As an international student you can spend a study abroad semester or year at CBS and in the exciting study city of Cologne in the heart of Europe. Please find all information on our exchange programmes, Erasmus+ and study Abroad Programs here.

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CBS has various accommodation possibilities close to the campus for first semester students. In particular, a building 3.5 km from the university which has been freshly renovated is equipped exclusively and has several storeys and is similar to a classical hall of residence, providing the opportunity to settle down in Cologne.

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International Office

Silke Bochow

+49 (0) 221 93 18 09-39

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