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 750-850 EUR per month), a mandatory public transport ticket including a small administration fee (ca. 280 EUR per semester)...[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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How works a city of cars?

Our students visited Volkswagen AG in Wolfsburg this week. There they had an opportunity to learn a...

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GPE Christmas Party 2018

At the end of November, the GPE community got together to celebrate the #GPExmasparty. Once again...

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GPE in the USA!

GPE-students have a unique opportunity to work together with Prof. Kohl and Prof. Seliger on a...

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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2019

Keeping Christmas is good, but sharing it with others is even better. We wish you a Merry...

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Thinking about your own business? TU Berlin can help you with that!

Some of us want to set up their own business instead of making a good career. But how to...

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GPE at the "Hannover Messe" 2018

It is a pleasure to announce our annual trip to the Hannover Messe, the world´s leading industrial...

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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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