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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Students with certificates from foreign educational institutions must apply for all courses of study in the higher semester centrally via the service office Uni-ASSIST in Berlin. You must complete the online application form from Uni-ASSIST. Please note that you still have to send your application documents to Uni-ASSIST via mail or post. It is NOT sufficient to only apply online!

Attention! If you wish to apply for an advanced semester of study, your previous academic achievements must be documented in a credit certificate. You should obtain this form from the responsible examination authority. Additional information on this can be found in the general  information on admissions.

Application form for admission at Kiel University

Please note:
  In order to enrol for a programme of study at Kiel University, you will have to have successfully completed a DSH test, which has been accredited by the HRK (German Rector's Conference)! Contact: lektorat-daf@email.uni-kiel.de

Website: Lektorat German as a Foreign Language
  Some study courses require special previous knowledge. These study courses can be found in the Studienqualifikationssatzung. Please submit the Bescheinigung über "besondere Vorkenntnisse" gemäß Studienqualifikationssatzung along with your application.

 

 

Special cases: medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, law

German citizens with certificates from foreign educational institutions

who are applying for subjects with restricted admission should apply directly to Kiel University, Student Services, the Admissions Office. You do not have to have academic certificates recognised beforehand.

German citizens with foreign academic certificates who are applying for subjects with unrestricted admission should directly register at the  Student Office, Administration Buildung, 1st floor. You do not have to have academic certificates recognised beforehand.

 

To find out whether your academic certificates entitle you to study at a German university, please visit the website of the Central Office for Foreign Educational Affairs (ZAB) at: www.anabin.de