With a population of 3.4 million (2014), Berlin is Germany’s capital and cultural centre. It is the 7thmost populous urban area in the European Union. A world of culture, politics, media and science, Berlin is becoming more and more attractive to international students who want to pursue education abroad. Universities in Berlin (الجامعات في برلين) are known to be some of Germany’s greatest educational institutions.
Facts about studying in Berlin:
- There are 40 Nobel Prize winners affiliated with Berlin-based universities.
- The city has 4 public research universities and more than 30 private, professional, and technical colleges.
- 18% of the 175,651 students enrolled in the winter term of 2015-2016 were international students.
- The three largest universities (There are the Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Freie Universität Berlin, and Technische Universität Berlin) combined have approximately 100,000 enrolled students.
- The WISTA in Berlin-Adlershof is one of Europe's major research and technology clusters wiith more than 1,000 affiliated companies and 16 scientific institutions.
- The Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin is a major research library, along with 86 other public libraries in Berlin.