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FOM International University welcomes students from all over the world

Your degree courses in Germany

Germany, situated at the centre of Europe, epitomises first-class education, a wealth of innovation and a strong economy. With numerous internationally recognised degree qualifications, Germany is one of the world's most popular places to study. FOM International University lets you complete various bachelor's and master's degree courses which are state recognised and accredited without a numerus clausus. After your degree course, you will have a wide range of specialist, methodological and personal skills and will be in a position to confidently apply academic expertise in a business context. A degree from FOM, therefore, offers an ideal entry into the German employment market.

One of the largest universities in Europe

FOM International University

With over 50,000 students and more than 2,000 professors and teaching staff, FOM is one of the largest, state-recognised universities in Europe. As an internationally connected university, the FOM has fostered longstanding cooperations with renowned universities in Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia and the USA. For international students, it offers the latest degree courses in English and German – with excellent support before, during and after the course.  

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Why study at FOM International University?


30 years' experience in education and academic teaching


more than 50,000 students

The high number of teaching staff

more than 2,000 professors and lecturers

A global network

global network with international universities


more than 10,000 cooperations with companies and associations

Practical teaching of a university of applied sciences


state recognised and system accredited


high-performance research university with 26 research facilities

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Live and study in Germany

Going abroad and spending time living in a foreign country is exciting and sometimes also a challenge. You need to think about visas, accommodation and health insurance as well as about the city in which you will live. You will also ask yourself how you can get successfully started with your degree. The International Office at FOM will closely accompany you in your preparations for your stay in Germany.  

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Fit for the job market

Careers Centre for international students

In Germany, companies of all sectors are continuously searching for qualified specialist staff. Due to high demand, the job market can open up many career opportunities for you if you have the right qualifications. As a business university, FOM offers you practical degree courses and has longstanding close links with companies and associations. Of course, FOM also supports international students on their way into the employment market – with workshops and seminars, but also in the application process and with the search for placements and jobs. 

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FOM International University takes part

The European Union ERASMUS+ programme

Are you already studying at a European university and would like to spend some time studying in Germany? As part of ERASMUS+, students from foreign partner universities can study across Germany at the FOM university centres. The ERASMUS+ training programme set up by the European Union aims to strengthen the international skills and personal development of students and enable study visits abroad in Europe.  

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Indian master's students finish their studies in Essen.

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Indian master's students finish their studies in Essen

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Shivanee Panchal about studying at FOM in Germany

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"FOM helped me integrating into German society and the job market”

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