For Students

Co-funded by the

European Union

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KIT: Karlsruhe Institute of Technology




About university

KIT is amongst top 5 best universities in Germany for technical subjects, making it a perfect destination for students wishing to emerge into Energiewende, Germany’s energy revolution.

With more than 9,000 employees, 25,000 students and an annual budget of about €860 million, KIT is one of the biggest research and education institutions in Europe.


It is internationally recognised as 39th best university for mechanical engineering by QS World University Rankings and 28th in the Shanghai Ranking in the subject of Energy Science & Engineering. KIT is also the Best German University in Natural and Engineering Sciences by NTU Ranking. 


Located at an important industrial centre, Karlsruhe, students at KIT benefit from the worldwide exchange of knowledge, large-scale international research projects, numerous global cooperative ventures, and the diversity of its community.

Immigration policies

Students choosing Germany as a study destination can enjoy favorable immigration policies for during and after studies.



Non-EU students who wish to remain and work in Germany after graduating can extend their residence permit for up to 18 months in order to secure a job position.

Improving home energy management
The spirit of entrepreneurship was always within me, and it was well-nurtured with tremendous support and guidance during the Master’s programme at KIT! A fellow alumni, Anand Narasipuram, and myself are now co-founding a company in Germany!

Jeevan Dasan, Master’s in Energy Technologies alumni and co-founders of Smartivate

Contact us

Get in touch with one of our representatives who will answer your questions about our programmes, applications, student life and more:


:   +44 7407 303554


:   +44 3331 500488


Or book a 1-1 meeting with our Study Advisors to get support with your application.


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