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From A for Aalen to Z for Zwickau: every German university town has its own special features. Which one will be your home in Germany?

The imperial cathedral with the Carolingian octagon (Palatine Chapel) in the centre is the coronation church of the German kings and the burial place of Charlemagne. © Thomas Ebert DAAD
Aachen Cathedral© Thomas Ebert DAAD Open fig caption
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Aachen+3

Aachen

#RomanCity #Carnival #Tri-boarderRegion

Aalen's market square, meeting place for many students. © City of Aalen
The Aalen marketplace© City of Aalen Open fig caption
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Aalen+10

Aalen

#RomanCity #Limes #ThermelBaths

View of the towers of the Augsburg Basilica of St. Ulrich and Afra in the historic centre of the university city. © S. Kerpf/City of Augsburg
Sankt Ulrich and Afra© S. Kerpf/City of Augsburg Open fig caption
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Augsburg+13

Augsburg

#FuggerCity #CathedralCity #CityofMozart

Die Häuser des "Klein-Venedig" bieten Bamberger Studierenden eine historisch entspannte Kulisse. © BAMBERG Tourismus & Kongress Service
Klein Venedig© BAMBERG Tourismus & Kongress Service Open fig caption
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Bamberg+11

Bamberg

#WorldHeritage #BambergCathedral #SmokedBeer

House facade in the old town of Bielefeld © Corinna Schlun
Old Town© Corinna Schlun Open fig caption
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Bielefeld+8

Bielefeld

#Oldtown #MythosBielefeldDoesNotExist #ManufactureOfLinen

Students can relax while looking at the Rhine and the vineyards near Bingen. © Esther u. Heiko Brendel
View of the Rhine and the vineyards© Esther u. Heiko Brende Open fig caption
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Bingen+11

Bingen

#Rhine #Vineyards #HildegardvonBingen

Die Wiese vor der Bochumer Jahrhunderthalle ist ein beliebter Treffpunkt für Studierende. © Bastian Rothe
Jahrhunderthalle© Bastian Rothe Open fig caption
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Bochum+9

Bochum

#RuhrRegion #IndustrialRegion #CapitalOfCulture

The Roland statue next to Bremen City Hall with the Germany flag. © Bremen Tourist Office
Roland statue© Bremen Tourist Office Open fig caption
Bremen+13
Bremen+13

Bremen

#BremenTownMusicians #Weser #SVWerder

Bremerhaven Weserbad © Bädergesellschaft Bremerhaven mbH
Bremerhaven Weserbad© Bädergesellschaft Bremerhaven mbH Open fig caption
Bremerhaven+10
Bremerhaven+10

Bremerhaven

#Sea #NorthSea #MaritimeMuseum

View of the main building of the Technical University in Chemnitz. © TU Chemnitz
TU Chemnitz© TU Chemnitz Open fig caption
Cheap living+12
Cheap living+12

Chemnitz

#CityOfModernity #BigCityInSaxony #Erzgebirge

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