Health insurance for students and language school participants
As a college/university student or language school participant, you can choose between different health insurance plans: Care College for language school participants, Care Student, private, affordable health insurance for students in Germany, public student health insurance and Care College USA for semesters abroad/exchange students in the USA, Canada and Mexico. If you are unsure which plan is the best for you, please have a look at our Compare student insurance alternatives.
Language student - Care College:
Care College health insurance is tailored to the needs of the following individuals: language school participants, exchange students, scholarship holders, doctoral students, participants in international projects at universities and colleges, students in exchange programs such as ERASMUS, SOKRATES or DAAD; travelers on Working Holiday, Work & Travel and Work & Study trips; and individuals participating in further education courses and study trips abroad. Care College can be taken out up to the insured person’s 35th birthday during a stay abroad anywhere in the world (with the exception of USA, Mexico and Canada).
Care Student – Private student insurance
If you’re planning to begin a course of study in a state-recognized college or university in Germany, you have to take out legally recognized student insurance coverage. We make it easy for you: Apply for your Care Student coverage directly online here.
Public student health insurance
If you’re planning to begin a course of study in Germany, you can take out student insurance coverage with one of the statutory health insurance providers. As the 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 and also get the free additional insurance DAK Fit & Travel.
Semester abroad in the USA, Canada, Mexico
Care College USA international health insurance is tailored to the needs of individual travelers, business travelers, au pairs, students, exchange students, language school participants and those on educational trips to the USA, Mexico and Canada. The duration of coverage including any policy extensions, can be between 1 month and 48 months. You can take out a Care College policy directly online.
Liability insurance/accident insurance
In addition to international health insurance, we also recommend that you purchase a "Care Protector" accident and liability insurance policy. You can purchase this quite conveniently at Online Application, starting at € 2 per month.