What is it like to be a student

Who can be a working student?

Enrolled at a university or technical college in Germany

Yes

Enrolled at a university or technical college abroad

Yes

Training at a state-recognized technical school

Yes

Full-time study at the Fernuniversität Hagen, only with proof of full-time study

Yes

Postgraduate or additional studies if it ends with a university examination, for example a master’s degree

Yes

Student repeats exams to improve their grades - only applies if the examination regulations so provide

Yes

Practical phases in a dual course of study if the student is not learning an apprenticeship occupation at the same time

Yes

Employees who take up a degree and therefore reduce their working hours to a maximum of 20 hours per week - unless the degree is directly part of their continued employment

Yes

Student prepares his thesis in the company in which he is also employed

Yes

Students who are not enrolled for a few weeks due to a change from one university or technical college to another

Yes

Student interrupts his studies, for example a semester on leave

No

Participation in a preparatory college

No

Studying as a guest student

No

PhD studies (PhD students)

No

Student prepares his thesis in the company without being employed there

No

Students who have already received written information about the results of their final exams

No

Students who are learning an apprenticeship occupation in their company during the practical phases in a dual study course

No

Students who switch from a Bachelor's to a Master's degree with a short break

No