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In our glossary, you can find a list of important terms related to work and life in Germany.

Semester fees

German: Semesterbeitrag

Semester fees are a fee which all students have to pay per semester. It is made up of a contribution to administrative fees for enrolment and re-registering, a social contribution to the student union which funds institutions such as canteens and cafeterias, residences and advisory services, and a contribution to the democratic institutions representing and serving the students. At many universities, it also includes a semester ticket for local public transport.

Theme: Studying

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