Application Master international students

Application period

Winter semester: 02.05. – 15.06.
(Exception: Business Administration: 02.05.-31.05.

Degrees with restricted access ("zulassungsbeschränkt": 02.05-15.07.)

Summer semester: 15.11. – 15.01. for all our programmes

To that deadline your application has to be completed online. In case of admission, original documents and certificates have be presented for the enrolment.

The online-application portal can be found under (in German only)


Admission requirements for specific programmes

All information about required certificates, admission, language skills and tuition fees can be found on the website of the respective degree programme and department.

List of Master's degree programmes

Please note that the exam board of each department will decide about admission.

The language of tuition in most of our Master's degree programmes is German.

General admission requirements

1. Completed degree
Completed degree (Bachelor's degree or diploma) in the same or a related subject with a minimum of 6 theoretical semesters, at least with the converted grade "good" and 180 ECTS points.

For some master degrees, you can apply with a certified translation of your degree certificate directly.

You only need a preliminary check of your Bachelor's certificate through uni-assis for the following master degree courses:

Applied Research in Engineering
Paper Technology
Business Administration
Mechanical Engineering, Automotive Egineering, Aerospace Engineering
Technische Berechnung und Simulation
Automotive Mechatronics

Please also add a transcript of records.

You can get an estimation whether your Bachelor's certificate is usually recognized in Germany on the government website (in German only). This is, however, only an estimate and no guarantee for admission to a place in a Master's programme.

2. Relevant work experience
Relevant work experience (if not a part of your previous degree program) and, for continuing education Master's degrees, at least 1 year of professional experience.

3. Entrance qualification test
Some departments may set mandatory entrance qualification tests.

4. Proof of German language skills
Some of our Master's degree programmes require proof of German language skills. Please check the required level and the accepted exams with the department directly. We recommend you have level B2 at least.

Please note that the language of instruction is German except in the following programmes:
Paper Technology
Business Entrepreneurship and Digital Technology Management

Please note that for these two degree courses, you need to have a pre check of your Bachelor degree by uni assist for your application. Please refer to the individual department's website for further details.

This list is not comprehensive. Please refer to the department directly for further admission requirements.

Applications for more than one course are possible. You must submit a separate application form for each degree programme.

Contact persons

Daniela Becht
Room: A 20

Tel.: 089 1265-1411
Fax: 089 1265-1342

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Dr. Liane Harant-Hahn
Room: A 20

Tel.: 089 1265-1499
Fax: 089 1265-1342

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