Application procedures for citizens of non-EU/EEA states or stateless persons - only for 1st semester medicine and dentistry applicants (state examination)

If you are unsure whether these instructions are applicable to you, please return to the application check

Application period
Winter semester (studies begin in October): 1 March to 15 July
Summer semester (studies begin in April): 1 September to 31 October

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the application deadlines for the application procedure for the winter semester 2020/21 have been extended to 15.07.2020!
PLEASE NOTE: The application criteria have changed for the winter semester 2020/21 application process. Please read all information carefully!
Please make digital copies of the following documents. You will have to upload them via our online portal. Please make sure to select the correct type of document in our upload portal:

Mandatory application documents
University entrance qualification (Orginal and certified German translation)
For China and Vietnam: APS certificate
DSH-3 or an equivalent examination
TestAS (core test, as well as mathematics, computer science and natural sciences modules)
Letter of motivation
If you are changing your course of study: written explanation
Study Interest Test
Statutory declaration
Parental confirmation of consent (if applicant is younger than 18 years)
Copy of passport with name written in latin letters

Recommended application documents
Curriculum Vitae
Evidence of Evaluation fee payment

Selection interviews

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

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 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.

Online Registration
The application portal is currently closed. Online registration for the next period will begin on 01 March.

Online Registration
The application portal is currently closed. Online registration for the next period will begin on 01 September.


Application portal
Fill in the online application form and submit your application data electronically. Please note that you can only apply for one limited admission programme per semester. However, if you choose a limited admission programme as your second wish, it will be deleted during processing without further consultation. 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. Applicants younger than 18 years receive a parental declaration of consent in addition to the statutory declaration. After submission of your application you will receive a second confirmation email with a link to the upload portal as well.

Upload of mandatory application documents to the upload portal
Please make sure to select the correct type of document in our upload portal.

Evaluation fee
The University of Göttingen assesses a fee for the review of university entrance qualification (e.g. school diplomas) in the amount of 65 Euro. Unless exempted, please pay the evaluation fee by bank transfer or credit card payment no later than the end of the application deadline. 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 (summer semester) at the earliest.

Questions? Questions!
Application FAQ
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