Requirements and application

You would like to study at Bielefeld University? You already have a first degree from your home country or wish to continue your studies at our university? Here you will find an overview of the requirements to study at Bielefeld University.

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Requirements

Academic requirements

  • School-leaving certificate (German: Abitur) and/or
  • University certificates (diploma/degree/transcript of records)
If you are not sure, if your previous degree enables you to study at a German
university, you may also check out the Infoportal anabin

Language requirements

  • DSH-2
  • TestDaF 4x4
  • Telc C1 Hochschule
  • Feststellungsprüfung (Studienkolleg)

Application

Bachelor programme

For a Bachelor programme you need to apply via uni-assist. The application is free of cost for refugees if you hand in a TestAS certificate or a Beratungsschein. counseling certificate for a free preliminary assessment via uni-assist; after counseling in the Clearingstelle; valid until 2019

The application deadline is July 15th for the winter semester and January 15th for the summer semester.

 

Master programme

For a Master programme you need to apply directly via the university website.

The application portal is open from June 1st to July 15th for the winter semester and from December 1st to January 15th for the summer semester.