The general university entrance prerequisites according to §18 NHG are applicable. In addition, the following requirements must be met:
English language level of at least B2, proven by submission of a valid:
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), internet-based minimum of 80 points, or
- International English Language Testing Service (IELTS) with a minimum result of 6.0, or
- Cambridge First Certificate in English (FCE), or
- Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE), or
- Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE)
The certificate must be no older than two years on the day of the application deadline. The only exception: If you are a native English speaker, you do not have to submit an English language certificate.
Letter of motivation in English
The application for admission must also be accompanied by a letter of motivation in English, in which the applicant's previous career is presented and the choice of the intended degree course is justified.
Choice of a partner university abroad
The application must be accompanied by a commitment to a partner university abroad. In the event that it is not possible to be considered at the desired partner university, applicants can choose whether they wish to maintain their application for one or more alternatives.
The selection interviews take place separately for each partner university. A maximum of three times the number of applicants of the places available at a partner university will be invited.
In the selection interviews, points are awarded based on the criteria of personal competence, social competence, subject-related and non-subject-related interest, taking into account the letter of motivation.
Invitations to the selection interviews are sent out at short notice. Please make a note of the dates for the selection interviews.
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