Travel Insurance

Insurance amount increases by more than 10 percent for students

Insurance amount increases by more than 10 percent for students
Starting in the winter semester 2019/20, the premium for the public health insurance will increase by more than 10 percent. Individual details will be discussed in more detail in this article. Anyone wishing to study in Germany must have health and nursing insurance. This proof should be provided with enrollment at the university. It is up to the student whether they want to do this through a public or private health insurance. It is important that they pay attention to the increased ...

Visa deposit on blocked account increases by almost 20% from September 2019

Visa deposit on blocked account increases by almost 20% from September 2019
From 2020, the standard requirement will increase from the original 8,640 Euro to 10,236 Euro. This applies to all visa applications submitted from September 2019. Why do you need a blocked account? When entering the EU from abroad for studies, language courses or other employment purposes, a traveler must prove that he can finance his stay in the Federal Republic of Germany from his own funds. One possibility is the blocked account. International travelers from non-EU countries must ...

Mawista Scholarship for Students Studying Abroad with a Child: Vote for a Winner, up to the 15.02.2015!

Mawista Scholarship for Students Studying Abroad with a Child: Vote for a Winner, up to the 15.02.2015!
The voting is open: In the last few days we received numerous applications for this year’s scholarship program “Study Abroad with a child” and now the jury has made a decision: Young people from all over the world have proved themselves as organizational talents as they have decided to study abroad despite having a child. Along the lines of “diversity enriches the education infrastructure” it’s not about the best grades or the most demanding course – ...

Schengen visa, Information about application requirements and travel medical insurance

Schengen visa, Information about application requirements and travel medical insurance
Schengen visas are usually given for short periods of time. Usually it is issued for a 3 month period once in six months. For a longer period of time, so called national-visas are required. Schengen visas are issued for visit or business purpose. National visas are granted for study or work purpose. The Schengen visa allows traveling on the territory of the Schengen states (Belgium, Denmark, Germany, Estonia, Finland, France, Greece, Iceland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, ...