Student accommodation, flats and rooms for rent in Bergisch Gladbach
Bergisch Gladbach

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Bergisch Gladbach is a city in western Germany, in the federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia. Here you will be able to enjoy life in the city and also the nature of the surroundings. Many of the students take advantage of their free time to explore and play sports in nearby natural sites, such as the large Königsforst forest.

One of the biggest advantages of living in Bergisch Gladbach is that you will be able to reach the city of Cologne in approximately 20 minutes by public transport. Thanks to this, you will be able to enjoy everything that this city has to offer in terms of leisure, sports and culture. Also, from Bergisch Gladbach, you will be able to easily reach other cities such as Bonn and Düsseldorf.

How much does it cost to live in Bergisch Gladbach for students? The cost of living in Germany is usually high, but remember that a large part of your budget is taken by the monthly cost of your rent. For you to find your ideal accommodation, here are some tips on the different types that you will find, the convenient locations and other details to take into account.

Student apartments for rent in Bergisch Gladbach

If you want to have a complete space for yourself, you have to know that in Bergisch Gladbach you will find both apartments with several rooms to share and studio flats with capacity for one or two people. You have to pay attention to the characteristics of each accommodation, both in the images and in the description. Most of the apartments are furnished and include basic appliances such as a refrigerator, oven, and microwave. In addition, some may include access to some of the building's facilities such as an outdoor pool and/or terrace.

The cost of the apartments usually ranges from € 1,400 onwards for one to share and can rise as high as € 3,750 per month.

Student room for rent in Bergisch Gladbach

Are you looking for a cheap room for students in Bergisch Gladbach? In this German city, you will find both private and shared rooms. Make sure to pay attention to the characteristics and entry requirements of each one, since you have to inform yourself if the price showed is for the entire room or the price is per person.

The rooms are generally modern and furnished with a bed, desk, and wardrobe for each of the students.

Student accommodation in Bergisch Gladbach

The following are some of the areas most chosen by young internationals to look for accommodation in Bergisch Gladbach during their Erasmus experience. Below are the advantages of living in each one.

Apartments for rent in the center of Bergisch Gladbach

The center of Bergisch Gladbach is often the preferred neighborhood for students to live in for two main reasons. First of all, because here you can find the most frequented restaurants, bars, and shops by students. Secondly, because from the center you will have quick access to the universities and the city of Cologne by public transport. Of course, keep in mind that the cost of rent in this area may be higher.

Apartments in Paffrath

This area is located northwest of the city center. It is a quieter area to live in, but you will also be able to reach the central area in less than 10 minutes by public transport approximately.

Rooms for rent in Gronau and Gronauer Mühle

These neighborhoods are located southwest of the city center, so they are very close to the universities. From here you will have easy access to both the city center, Cologne and the nearby natural areas to spend your leisure time.

Erasmus accommodation near the Bergisch Gladbach universities

These are the institutions that receive the most Erasmus students every year in this German city:

Fachhochschule der Wirtschaft (FHDW) 

This private institution has a campus in the city of Bergisch Gladbach, located southwest of the city center. Here the classes of all its faculties are taught, which include Business Administration specialized in the automotive sector, tourism, and event management. From the city center, you will be able to reach the building of this university in just 10 minutes by public transport or in about 15 minutes on foot.

Bib International College Bergisch Gladbach

This university is also located southwest of the city center. Its faculties, including those of Computer Science, Business and Design, and Art of Games are located here.

University residence in Bergisch Gladbach

Generally, universities in Bergisch Gladbach offer accommodation to international students in their residences. Keep in mind that each of the residences has different characteristics and that the type of accommodation varies from one to the other. For example, some of them have a kitchen and a living room on each floor, that is, it is shared with the rest of the students who live in the rooms and apartments on that level.

Frequently asked questions about studying in Bergisch Gladbach

How much does a student apartment cost in Bergisch Gladbach?
This depends mainly on the capacity of the apartment since it is very different if it is a studio apartment or an apartment with several rooms to share. However, as a reference, keep in mind that the cost usually goes from € 1,400 per month onwards.
How to find cheap student accommodation in Bergisch Gladbach?
Access the Erasmus Play search engine, in which you will be able to compare between the different verified accommodations, viewing their prices, their locations, their images and their characteristics. This way, you will be able to find the ideal apartment, room, or residence for you and make the reservation 100% online with total security.
What are the best areas to live in Bergisch Gladbach for students?
Some of the neighborhoods most chosen by international students to live in this German city are the center, Paffrath, Gronau, Duckterath, and Gronauer Mühle.
What is the approximate monthly expense for a student at Bergisch Gladbach?
Here estimate that you have to have at least € 1000. Remember that accommodation takes a large part of the monthly budget, so you should look for an inexpensive room to be able to have a lower expense.
Why go on Erasmus to Bergisch Gladbach?
In this small city, you will be able to immerse yourself in German culture to the fullest, sharing your day-to-day with national and international students. Here you will be able to learn German, a language that will surely be very useful in your professional life. In addition, from Bergisch Gladbach, you can travel to other interesting German cities with ease, such as Cologne, Bonn, and Düsseldorf.