The Student Assistance Fund of the University of Cologne helps socially needy students of the University of Cologne, the University of Music and Dance Cologne and the German Sports University in Cologne to successfully complete their studies. To this end, student loans are provided. Students who are enrolled in a degree program with a Bachelor or Master can apply for an interest-free loan of up to 4.200,00 EUR for a period of between six and twelve months.
Eligible applicants are students of all disciplines at the University of Cologne, the German Sports University in Cologne and the University of Music and Dance Cologne. Application may only be made if at least two thirds of all credit points have been acquired. Applicants should also have good academic performance. In addition, a financial need should be present. There are no personal requirements.