- Statutory health insurance for students
Statutory health insurance for students
Who is eligible for cover:
If you’re planning to begin a course of study in Germany, you must as a rule take out a student insurance policy with one of the statutory health insurance funds. As the official international student office of the DAK - Gesundheit we make it very easy for you: If you are no older than 29 and are beginning a course of study in the first semester at a technical college or university in Germany, you can apply for your student insurance with DAK - Gesundheit directly online here.
What are the insurance benefits:
In addition to the complete statutory insurance cover, with us you enjoy a whole range of special services from the very first day of the semester (see also Description). Make use of the outstanding service we offer: Support for students around the clock, foreign language advice for foreign students, personal contact persons at over 800 service points of the DAK - Gesundheit across Germany.
What does the insurance cost:
The German Ministry of Health establishes the premium for student health insurance and nursing insurance uniformly and at the same level for all statutory health insurance funds. The premiums are for health insurance €76,07 per month and for nursing insurance €16,55 per month or €18,17 (for persons without children from 23 years of age).
Taking out insurance:
You can apply for the student health insurance directly online. Within one to two working days we will send you your registration for student health insurance by post. You need to sign this and return it to us. Also we will send you your Insurance Certificate, which you need to submit on matriculation.
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