FAQ

Frequently asked questions by (potential) applicants. Moderated by the GPE Team.

Q: How does the application process work?

A: Applications for the GPE program are only accepted online via this link. Paper applications cannot be regarded!  For a successful application please use our online application form and fill out all required fields. We...[more]

Q: What does GPE cost?

A: The program fee is 15.500 EUR for the complete two-year program. Additionally, living costs (roughly 950 EUR per month), a mandatory public transport ticket including a small administration fee (ca. 320 EUR per semester) will...[more]

Q: What is special about Germany?

A: Climate and geographic conditions Germany has a temperate climate. In summer the temperature is about 18-20°C although in many places the thermometer can clamber over the 30C mark, while in winter the mean temperature is about...[more]

Q: How much do I have to plan for living costs in Germany?

A: Your monthly costs sum up to more or less 750 EUR per month:350 EUR: Student apartments range roughly between 250 EUR and 350 EUR75 EUR: Health insurance is compulsory 150 EUR: Food depends on your consumption and taste...[more]

Q: Why do I have to submit TOEFL-Score?

A: GPE is an international study program. All GPE courses are exclusively held in English. The administrative GPE office uses the TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) to assure that the prospective students have the same...[more]

Q: Can GPE-Coordination provide addresses of students?

A: No. Please understand that we cannot provide any contact address of GPE Students. This is forbidden by German Data Security law. [more]

Q: What job chances does a GPE graduate have?

A: Our graduates work in renouned companies in Germany or in their home countries, often in cooperation with German companies. Some continue an academic carreer and receive a job from a university as research assistant with a...[more]

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Apply for GPE Digital until October 15, 2021!

GPE Digital gives you the opportunity to complete a masters program online, while being completely...

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GPE goes digital in Winter 2021/2022

We understand that taking a break from work or changing residence is not always easy and therefore,...

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Student Representatives Intake 2020

The GPE Intake 2020 has elected their new student representatives. The student representative for...

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Farewell Party 2021

GPE Community, we are happy to announce that our annual farewell party will take place on Friday -...

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Introduction Event 2021

Our introduction event for the intake 2021 will take place in the 41st calendar week.

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Christmas Party 2021

Save the date for the holly jolly GPE Christmas party - planned for November 26, 2021!

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Q: What is special about Berlin?

A: General information Berlin is the capital of Germany and one of Europe's largest cities. With a...

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Q: Are there providers of third party scholarships?

A: GPE as a Master of Science Program and TU Berlin do not offer scholarships. In general, German...

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Q: What is the Senior-Junior program?

A: The senior-junior program is organized by the GPE Team and it is designed to help the new...

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