Every year, more than 20,000 students start a course in Saxony - and every year even more applications are sent in to the institutes of higher education andhochschulstart.de. Applications only count if they arrive on time.
Study in Saxony
The federal state currently has five universities, five art academies and five universities of applied sciences (Fachhochschule). At the same time, there are numerous academies run by the University of Cooperative Education (Berufsakademie), whose courses alternate between theory and practice. Various independent institutes of higher education round off the range with unique options for gaining a degree.