Göttingen International

Application procedures for applicants who are citizens of non-EU/EEA states or stateless persons - only for preparatory college (Studienkolleg) or assessment exam (Externe Feststellungsprüfung)

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Attention: New Deadlines Application deadline
Winter semester (beginning of studies in October): 1 March until 30 April
Summer semester (beginning of studies in April): 1 September until 31 October
The deadline for a beginning of studies in April has expired. Applications are no longer accepted!

Please make digital copies of the following documents. You will have to upload them via our online portal:

Mandatory application documents
University entrance qualification
Proof of german language proficiency
Statutory declaration

Recommended application documents
Evidence of Application fee payment (if paid by transfer)

Please do not send these documents by mail (post)!

Additional information
Entry exam to the Studienkolleg Hannover
Assessment Exam at Studienkolleg Hannover

Online registration
Enter your email address as well as a password and choose the semester for which you would like to apply. You will then receive a first confirmation email with your personal login data and a link to the application portal.
We will send further updates and information to your registered mail account during the application process and subsequently your possible enrolment. Please check your spam, bulk, or junk mail folder regularly to ensure our emails are reaching your inbox.

Application portal
Fill in the online application form and submit your application data electronically. At the last step of your application, you are required to print out the statutory declaration generated by your data input ("Eidesstattliche Versicherung"). Please print and sign the document. After submission of your application you will receive a second confirmation email with a link to the upload portal as well.

Statutory declaration ("Eidesstattliche Versicherung") to be uploaded
Scan or make a digital copy of the aforementioned statutory declaration ("Eidesstattliche Versicherung") and upload it via our upload portal. Please select "Eidesstattliche Versicherung" as type of document before or after you have uploaded the file. Your application will not be processed without the uploaded statutory declaration.

Upload portal
Upload the remaining requested application documents (esp. university entrance qualification and language certificates) and complete your application.

Payment of the evaluation fee
Unless exempted, pay the evaluation fee by bank transfer or credit card payment.

Additional information: How to pay the evaluation fee?
The fee amounts to 40 euros. Unless exempted, pay the evaluation fee by bank transfer or credit card payment by the end of the application deadline at the latest. You will receive the evaluation of your certificates with your final notification.

Admission / rejection
After the end of the application deadline we will begin with our selection process. You will receive updates and information on your status between July and August (winter semester) or between January and February (sommer semester) at the earliest.