Call for Application

The application period for the 2020/21 academic year begins 15 December 2019.

A sample application form can be found here.

The following documents must be submitted with your application:

  • Application form
  • Curriculum vitae in tabular form
  • Certificate of general qualification for university entrance (e.g. Abitur) or comparable school leaving qualification
  • Degree from a university or school of applied sciences with proof of at least 240 ECTS
  • Proof of English and German language skills necessary for coursework and exams
    German: Deutsche Sprachprüfung für den Hochschulzugang (DSH), DSH-2 or better is required; Test Deutsch als Fremdsprache (TestDaF), TDN 4 or better in all four sections is required; a comparable examination with a result of B2/C1 based on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR)
    English: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) with a score of 230 (computer-based exam), 570 (paper-based) or 88 (internet-based); International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with a score of 5.5; a comparable examination with a result of B2/C1 based on the CEFR
  • Proof of relevant work experience where available
  • If applicable, additional documentation offering evidence of your particular suitability to this course of study (e.g. letters of recommendation, scholarships or grants)


Call for Applications
FAQs (contains important information regarding your application)

The application period for the academic year 2020/21 starts December 15th, 2019. A link to the online application will be available here.


You will find here an example of the application form, including all questions.

Information sheet on scholarships
Guideline for administrative procedures for foreign students
Accommodation tips