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Bachelor

 

You want to apply at TU Dortmund University for a bachelor degree (first semester)?

For prospective foreign students with a university entrance qualification obtained at member states of the European Union or European Free Trade Association (EFTA, particularly Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway) please apply for a ‘certificate of equivalence’. You will need this document in order to apply at the student registration office.

 

Between 15 March 2020 until the last Friday before the actual start of the lecture period you have the possibility to apply for the winter semster 2020/2021 for non-restricted bachelor degree programs.

Please contact us via our contact form concerning an (paper) application form from the International Office. During our office hours you can receive an application form at the informatik desk on the ground floor. You need to fill it out by hand and send all necessary documents (only copies!) to the International Office by mail.

Please note: It is not possible to send you a confirmation notice. 

If you want to apply for a restricted bachelor degree program starting in winter semester 2020/2021 between 15 March 2020 and 15 July 2020 you are able to apply for the issue of a ‘certificate of equivalence’ at the International Office.

During the application period, you can find the application form here. Please send the complete application (application form certificate equivalence and complete certificates and proofs of education)  saved as a PDF-file to antrag-gleichwertigkeit-eu@tu-dortmund.de.

The International Office will assess the application and will issue the certificate of equivalence if all information is correct and you have the university entrance qualification. You will need this document in order to apply at the student registration office.


Which documents are necessary?

Applicable for all applicants:

  • School Report/School leaving Certificate (secondary education) in the original language and a translation in German or English

  • Transcript of records of your studies in the original language and a translation in German or English

  • Graduation Degree in the original language and a translation in German or English

Additionally (if available):

  • Language Certificates (DSH 2 or equivalent)

  • Higher Education Entrance Exam (Hochschulaufnahmeprüfung) in the original language and a translation in German or English

  • A report of the Assessment Exam from the Studienkolleg

Additionally for applicants from China and Vietnam:

  • Applicants from China and Vietnam have to enclose the certificate as issued by the “Akademische Prüfstelle (APS)” at the German Embassy in their country of origin.

Please note:

Only „APS-Zertifikate“ are accepted. „APS-Bescheinigung“ are not sufficient. „Gruppen-APS“ will only be accepted if they were issued for the Technical University of Dortmund. If you participated in the "Gruppen-APS-procedure" concerning the admission for a Studienkolleg, please submit the relevant documents to your application.

Additional documents for specific degree programs:

Please note:

The translations have to be done by a certified translator in Germany or approved by the German diplomatic mission in your home country.