374,600 non-German students were enrolled in Germany’s universities at the beginning of the 2017/2018 academic year.
That represented another all-time high for this total. Also attaining a new record: the percentage of foreign students to total enrollment: 13%.
Favorite majors among the foreign students: engineering, electronics, business administration, IT and law and medicine.
China once more dominated the countries of origin rankings, followed by India, Russia and Austria.