Health Insurance in Germany
Still unsure about how it works?
We know that choosing the right health insurance provider can be quite cumbersome. As Germany has different systems you might want to read more in our dedicated page about Health Insurance.
Why do internationals need a health insurance coverage when coming to Germany?
International students in Germany are required by law to have healthcare cover. Whilst university students are eligible to apply for public health insurance, those coming for preparatory courses, language courses, PhDs, students over 30, and also guest scientists may have to get private health insurance coverage. Find out what type of health insurance you need with our Smart Exploration tool.