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.
- 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
- TestDaF 4x4
- Telc C1 Hochschule
- Feststellungsprüfung (Studienkolleg)
For a Bachelor program you need to apply via uni-assist. The application deadline is July 31st for the winter semester 2020/2021 and January 15th for the summer semester.
But: If you are already enrolled as a student at Bielefeld University, it is sufficient to submit an application form to the Student Office.
For a Master program you need to apply directly via the university website.
The application portal is open from June 1st to July 31st for the winter semester 2020/2021 and from December 1st to January 15th for the summer semester.