Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some of the most asked questions

WHAT COURSES ARE YOU OFFERING?

We are offering different courses and enlarge our sortiment and offer all the time. All actual courses available including the starting dates of new courses added to the system you always find online at our homepage. Just go there for latest information and download the actual version of our brochure for courses and prices. if you then still have questions contact the university online at their service contact line please. We will respond asap.

HOW TO GET SCHOLARSHIP OF 30%?

If you are a student based in Africa, you have a very good chance to enjoy 30% reduction IF YOU BOOK THROUGH OUR HOMEPAGE, because we try to get this special offer for you always.

HOW CAN I DO PAYMENTS?

You first choose among the different payment methods as the are offered online actually. (This can be monthly, quarterly,annually or all study cost in one payment). Different payments have different advantages. Just check the offers with our study angel serving you or in our actual online version which you will access AFTER your registration on OUR homepage PORTAMEDIKA.education

HOW LONG DO I HAVE TO STUDY?

This depends on the study course you have chosen and decided for and if you decided to study part time or full time, please check online after registration in our actual online brochure of all courses

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS TO STUDY WITH YOU?

There are several offers that you get here that you will certainly benefit from. This is the flexibility the university offers as you can start your study any day any time, you can study at the convenience of your home, at your own timing etc. Most of all counts that you get an INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNISED GERMAN DEGREE AND CERTIFICATE, as well as you get the great opportunity to GO2Germany and work inside Europe which will be of high importance to your career later. Last but not least you study at a very well recognized and internationally awarded and certified German university. All Together this is a unique offer which you may not find elsewhere like this.

IS IT GUARANTEED TO GO TO GERMANY LATER?

Through our contacts to German Government and German Industry we will help you finding the right job on a good salary as soon as you are ready to go. Germany is welcoming qualified people for specific jobs very much, so If you perform well and get a good degree, you have good chances to get an excellent job. we will support you in finding German offers.

HOW WILL I PAY THE EXPENSES OF GOING TO GERMANY?

  • FOR THE LAST SEMESTER AND MY GRADUATION. As a student you will incur or cater for your stay,your flight and extra cost for being in actual campus.
  • AFTER GRADUATION TO GO TO WORK.   Many times the new German employer will even pay for your travel expenses to Germany and also may even give you free accommodation during your contract time. This depends always on the job you are taking and which employer you have chosen to work with. in many cases those aspects also are negotiable.
  • DO I NEED TO SPEAK GERMAN?     No you do not have to speak German. Speaking German is not a must but of course an advantage, especially later when you go for a job, but also many German companies use English as their company language nowadays.

WHAT IS YOUR FEE STRUCTURE FOR A SPECIFIC COURSE?

Every course has his own fee structure, therefore you find this answer in the brochure. Please after registering go to download brochure and check for your specific course.

QUESTIONS ON ECTS AND POINTS

The ECTS system is a specific European rating system. At google or wikipedia you find details to the system and how its compared to other systems like in Africa.

HOW ABOUT FLEXIBILITY

  • CAN I STUDY AT NIGHT? Yes of course, any time day and night 24/7.
  • CAN I REACH SOMEONE ONLINE AT NIGHT?yes, the university is international and working with very different time zones all the time.
  • CAN I ASK QUESTIONS AT NIGHT? yes, the university is international and working with very different time zones all the time.
  • CAN I CHANGE BETWEEN FULLTIME AND PART TIME LATER?  As the university offers the most of flexibility for their students possible, you will have to request for this and then the service center will find a solution together with you which is best for you.
  • CAN I CHANGE MY STUDY COURSE TO ANOTHER  IN MIDST OF STUDY?This depends on which study course you have taken and the ECTS that come with it. It’s a more complex case that you need to contact the university service center then and they will find an individual solution especially for you, if possible.
  • CAN I BRING IN COURSES I HAVE ALREADY INTO MY NEW STUDY? For this specific case you have to contact the university service center and they will do their best to find an individual solution for you

WHAT IS ECTS?

ECTS is the European point system for studies, its internationally recognized and transferrable to most other system used worldwide. For more specific info go to Google or wikipedia

HOW IS ECTS COMPARED TO AFRICAN UNITS?

ECTS is comparable to most other systems used worldwide. For more info please go to Google or Wikipedia.

WHAT IF I HAVE TO PAUSE STUDIES FOR DIFFERENT REASONS?

The university is very flexible and gives you several options on pausing your studies. In such a case you should early contact the university directly using the service line and describe your case, reasons and let them find the right solution for you.

HOW MANY STUDENTS DO YOU HAVE NOW AND WHERE?

The university has more than 27,000 students by today and the number is growing daily because of its high quality and flexibility. 

At the moment most students are from Europe, but as the university is reaching out internationally now there are students in India, Pakistan, New Zealand, Africa, USA etc.

HOW DO I KNOW YOU ARE SERIOUS AND I AM NOT LOSING MY MONEY ?

The university is running campuses in Germany for over 20 years now, the University is internationally recognized and certified and of course under strict control of the German Government like any other university in Germany.

Also the famous GOETHE INSTITUT is a direct partner of the university and is the place where you will do your final exam to finish your study to get your Bachelor or Master certificate.

The university and the GOETHE INSTITUT are successful partners for many years already.  

Beside this Germany has very strict laws on fraud and taking advantage and  customer protection which have to be legally and lawfully fulfilled IN THE COUNTRY AND ABROAD. 

Fraud and fake is punished by years of prison to those

involved and on top very high penalties to be paid. In the end a university will even be shut down completely.