Application to First Semester for Internationals


Please Note

Please note that all international applicants who are not legally equivalent to German citizens in terms of admission must have a total grade of 2.5 or better in their university entrance qualification. Insufficient grades can be compensated by submitting a TestAS aptitude test result. The test is offered only four times a year, so please make sure to register for the test in time!



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What to Do

  1. Create a single PDF for each of the documents listed on this page below.
  2. Fill out the online application. The link to the application portal is in the yellow box on the right.
  3. Upload the required documents at the end of the application

Click "send" to submit your application. You are no longer required to send your documents to us via mail. Any documents you wish to provide after applying, must also be uploaded online. Documents sent afterwards via mail will not be accepted.

The following documents are required:

  1. Documents proving you are eligible to study in Germany (university entrance qualification). These are typically school transcripts or school-leaving certificates, assessment tests, semesters already completed at a university at home, university acceptance examinations, and the like. Please note that you must have complete proof of the university entrance qualification. You can find more information about the university entrance qualification on the anabin website.
  2. Tabular resume
  3. Only for the state examination in dentistry or medicine (model) courses of study: TestAS taken in German with the required subject-specific test module (mathematics, computer science, and natural sciences, life sciences or medicine) and an average percentile ranking of 80 or more.

Please Note

If your documents are not originally in German or English, you must have them translated by a certified translator and submit a copy of the original and a copy of the certified translation. Please note that in such cases, the copy of the translation or the copy of the original alone is insufficient. We can only process your application when both copies have been submitted.

Application Deadlines
Course of Study Application Deadline for the Winter Semester Application Deadline for the
Summer Semester
Open-admission course of study October 20 April 20
Restricted-admission course of study (NC) July 15 January 15