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Study in Cologne

All the information you need about studying in Cologne as an international student.

Why study in Cologne?

Located on the Rhine River, Cologne is one of the largest cities in Germany. It boasts an array of gothic architecture, including the world-famous Cologne Cathedral which attracts more than 20,000 visitors a day, making it the most visited landmark in the country.

Cologne is also a vibrant student city and is home to several top universities and more than 70,000 students. Those studying here will enjoy all the amenities of a major city, including a range of museums and galleries, small boutiques, department stores, varied restaurants, and exciting nightlife.

Transport around the city is easy with trams, buses and local trains all available. For those wanting to get out and explore Germany, the cities of Bonn, Dusseldorf and Dortmund are all within easy reach. The city also has an international airport that connects you with the rest of the world, making it easy to travel home or see more of the world.

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