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Application for degree programmes with limited admission - 1st subject semester (Bachelor's degree and State Examination) (EU and EEA citizens and foreigners with German university entrance qualificat

Please observe the application periods and deadlines. If you are not sure whether your desired degree programme is subject to limited admission, please return to the application check.

Application for only one degree programme
At Göttingen University, you can apply for only one degree programme with limited admission.


Preparation
Scan your documents – in particular your university entrance qualification certificate (e.g. German Abitur), to enable you to upload these to the portal. The data formats pdf, jpg, tiff, doc and docx will be accepted.
Notifications
During the application process and subsequently your enrollment we will send updates and information to your registered mail account.


Online data input and upload of your documents
Enter your personal data and specify your desired degree programme on the application and enrolment portal. Upload the required documents, then submit your application in order to participate in the application procedure.
Which documents do I need for my application?

  • University entrance qualification (e.g. Abitur certificate / school leaving certificate)

Further documents are only required for your application if you

  • have already studied in Germany, proof of study periods for each German higher education institution (e.g. University)
  • have already successfully completed a degree programme at a German higher education institution, comprehensive reasoning for the intended second degree
  • submit an application for admission due to exceptional hardness, a detailed justification and evidence (doctor's certificates, expert opinions, ...)
  • are not yet of legal age, the declaration of consent by their legal guardian for minors
  • had already received an admission letter, but were unable to take the place due to Public Service (e.g. Federal Voluntary Service, Voluntary Social Year, Military or Civil Service, ...), a corresponding Term of Service Certificate and the earlier admission letter

Please note: certificates in any language other than German or English must be submitted submitted both in the original and in translation.


Application and enrolment portal
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Admission / rejection

You will be notified of our admission offer by email. In the event of admission, you have to download the admission statement from our application and enrolment portal. You have to accept the university place within the given acceptance period by lodging your application for enrolment directly on the application and enrolment portal.

Applicants who were rejected will be notified by email as well.


Online enrolment and upload of your documents
In order to enrol, you are required to upload your enrolment documents on the application and enrolment portal and enter some additional data.
Which documents do I need for enrolment?

  • Insurance certificate for students from a public health insurance provider (AOK, BEK, DAK, etc.). Students covered by private health insurance must obtain a certificate from any public health insurance provider stating that they are exempt from statutory health insurance.

Further documents are only required for enrolment if you

  • have no German university entrance qualification, evidence of sufficient German language proficiency (DSH examination). This requirement does not apply to prospective students who are in the process of enrolling in the Molecular Ecosystem Sciences (B.Sc.) programme.

Please note: certificates in any language other than German or English must be submitted submitted both in the original and in translation.


Remittance of semester fees
Please remit the semester fees to the University now. Your enrolment can only be finalised after your payment has been received. Please enter your applicant number and your name on the remittance slip!
Payment by transfer

Please transfer the semester fees in due time to the university bank account.


Additional bank fees that may apply for international (non-eu) bank transfers must be covered by the applicant. Please choose the option OUR (you pay for all transfer charges) in case you send the money via SWIFT.


Payee („Empfänger”): Georg-August-Universität Göttingen

Account with Nord/LB Hannover
Friedrichswall 10
30159 Hannover
GERMANY

IBAN DE57 2505 0000 0199 9537 04 BIC/SWIFT-Code NOLA DE 2H

Reference („Verwendungszweck”)
Please enter the following information into the "reference" field:

  • Your application number
  • Your surname and given name
  • The semester of reference (e.g. winter semester 20xy)


Confirmation by the University
Confirmation including information regarding your enrolment, student ID and Semesterticket will subsequently be sent by email to you automatically.