If you wish to apply for a bachelor’s degree programme as a first year student, it is only possible to begin your studies during the winter semester. The exceptions to this are the Design and Mechanical Engineering degree programmes, which are also open to first year students during the summer semester.

For master’s degree programmes and continuing education programmes, as well as when starting further studies in a higher semester, courses generally begin during the both the winter and the summer semester. There are also exceptions to this, which you can find on the relevant degree programme pages.

If you are a transfer student or if you are applying to start during a higher semester, you can find further information here.

Application periods may be extended; this will be announced in good time on the degree programme pages. Since application periods may be extended, we request that you visit the online application portal for information during the application periods. During this time, no specific application periods will be listed on this page.

Information about starting your studies in winter semester 2020/21

Due to the coronavirus situation, the application periods for the winter semester 2020/21 listed below are provisional. Adjustments or extensions for specific degree programmes are possible and will be published on the respective degree programme web pages as the situation develops. If you are interested in applying for admission to a degree programme or programmes, please check the web pages of those degree programmes regularly for current information about the application periods.