Application for a higher semester (non-EU applicants)

General information

A higher semester is any semester after the first semester. An application for a higher semester is only possible if you passed enough exams (at FH Dortmund or another university) for the study programme for which you wish to apply. The actual recognition of the exams is done only after enrolment and you need to apply for this through the examination board (Prüfungsausschuss).

The application deadline for summer semester is March 15th, for winter semester it is September 15th.

The application is a paper form which you need to hand in in the International Office.

Application for an English taught master programme

In order to apply for an English taught master programme you need to fulfill the general entry requirements for the master programme for which you wish to apply. In addition you need to have passed enough exams in a similar master programme in order to be eligible to apply for a higher semester.

Application for a German taught bachelor or master programme

If you want to apply for a German taught programme please switch the language of this site to German (on top right) by clicking on the German flag.