In case of unexpected illness or an accident, a health insurance policy protects you from incalculably high medical costs. The health insurance covers the treatment by a physician and in hospital as well as the medications prescribed by the physician. In Europe health insurance is mandatory by law.
Who is entitled?
Foreign exchange students, language students and students participating in university preparatory courses (Studienkolleg)
University students Participants in exchange programmes (e.g. ERASMUS, DAAD, SOKRATES)
Post-doctoral researchers, PhDs and guest scientists
Work & Travel
Accompanying family members
Graduates who are searching for a job in Germany after completing their university studies