- Keep Calm
NO.The travel insurance or any other type of insurances taken outside European Union is not accepted for enrollment at the university. All non-EU students (age <30) must take German Public Health Insurance to enroll at the university
YES. All the existing medical problems will be covered by Public Health Insurance.
NO. You start to pay only after your arrival i.e. after semester start. The first premium will be booked on 15th of the following month of your arrival.
YES. Insurance is independent of university or the city. It is valid all over Germany. This is valid even if you move to a different city later for internship or thesis.
a. Registering now ensures smooth enrollment process. Insurance confirmation will be sent by email, which is needed for enrollment.
b. Insurance card will be ready by the time you reach Germany. You must have insurance card if you have to visit a doctor. Make use of the time now. Besides there is no real benefit why one should wait till arrival in Germany.
As public insurances are regulated by German government all the insurance companies must provide proper health coverage. Therefore, there are no big differences or Best insurance company.