Application and admission

Application for degree-seeking students

Admission to the first semester (Bachelor, Diplom, Staatsexamen)

If you would like to enrol for a bachelor, diploma or state examination course at Kiel University, you will find all the necessary information about application and enrolment here.

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Admission to an advanced semester (BA, Diplom, Staatsexamen)

If you have already achieved transferable academic credits in your studies and would like to enrol in an advanced semester at Kiel University, you will find all the necessary information about application and enrolment here.

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Admission to a Master programme

If you have already completed a first degree (e.g. B.A. or Diplom) and are interested in starting a master´s programme at Kiel University, you will find all necessary information about application and enrolment here.

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Admission to doctoral studies

You have already acquired a study qualification (e.g. Master or Diplom) which entitles you to do a doctorate and would like to achieve this at Kiel University? You will find all the necessary information about application and admission here.

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Admission to the German course

You are interested in completing a course of study in German (e.g. Bachelor or Master) at Kiel University and have proof of eligibility for university admission. However, if you are unable to show sufficient German language proficiency, Kiel University offers you the possibility to attend the German as a foreign language course at the Center for Key Qualifications (ZfS). You will find all the necessary information about application and admission here.

ATTENTION only for German courses:

From the winter term 2019/2020 onwards, fees will be charged for the German courses. Further details are provided in the application information below.

Application deadlines are January 31st for the up-coming summer semester and August 15st for the winter semester.


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Preparatory courses

If your academic qualifications/certificates do not entitle to directly study ar a higher education institute, you can take an assessment test at a Studienkolleg (preparatory college in Germany). You will find information regarding application to the Studienkolleg in Hamburg and the subsequent application for a course of study at Kiel University.

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Application for non-degree students

Admission as an ERASMUS Incoming

A day in the life of Kiel, in miniature by René Raab

You are a student of one of our European Partner Universities and you would like to study at Kiel University as an ERASMUS exchange student for one or two semester?

We are looking forward to your application and hope to welcome you here soon!

The deadline for the winter semester (starting in October) is June 15th and for the summer semester (starting in April) January 15th.

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Zwei Studenten und eine Tasse Kaffee Join the ERASMUS in Kiel group

 

Admission as a guest student

It is your wish to study for one or two semesters at Kiel University? You are not nominated for economical support within a regulated exchange programme with Kiel University? In this case, you will find information on how to apply as a guest student here.

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