Applications & Deadlines Basic
Beginners and advanced students can only submit their applications online. The application portal will be opened for the winter semester at the beginning of May and for the summer semester at the beginning of December. You will find all the information you need for your application in the application portal, which you can also find in advance on this website.
The application portal must be used by the following groups of people to apply for undergraduate degree programmes (Bachelor's and Law):
Citizens from the EU, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway or Switzerland with sufficient knowledge of German
Citizens outside the EU with a German higher education entrance qualification (e.g. in Abitur at a German school abroad).
The following deadlines apply to applications for all Bachelor's programmes and Law (First State Examination). The deadlines apply to first-year students as well as to advanced and alumni who have acquired their higher education entrance qualification (e.g. Abitur) in the last year or earlier. The online application closes on these days at 23.59, later applications are not possible. The application portal will be opened for the winter semester at the beginning of May and for the summer semester at the beginning of December.
Application deadline for Bachelor's and Law degree programmes
- For the winter semester 15 July
- For the summer semester 15 January
First-year students can only enrol for the winter semester. Exceptions are the Bachelor's programmes "Vocational Education and Training" and "Nursing Science - dual".
Return of study place
If you would like to return your place of study, please fill out the form for the return of a study place before the beginning of the start of lectures. After lectures have started, please use the application for exmatriculation .
If you have already transferred your semester contribution, please complete the application for reimbursement and send it to the Office for Student Affairs. Please note the comments on the refund request!