Master Digital Transformation - Admission Requirements

What do I need?

The admission requirements are as follows:

1. Bachelor or „Diplom“ degree in a relevant subject
2. Proof of English language skills
3. Pre-Check Form

1. Required degree

“Diplom” or bachelor course of study of (technical) Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology or a course programme closely related to the master study course Digital Transformation at a university of applied sciences (Fachhochschule) or a university, or the completion of a corresponding accredited bachelor qualification programme at a university of cooperative education (Berufsakademie) with an overall grade of at least “good” (2.5).

The qualifying degree course of study must have included instruction in the relevant competences in the areas of Digital Systems and Software Engineering equalling the required amount at the required level.

In addition, the courses of study must amount to a minimum of 180 credit points of the European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System (ECTS). Degrees obtained outside the ECTS-System must be converted into the ECTS-System.

2. Proof of English language skills

Proof of required English language proficiency acquired in the TOEFL ITP test with at least 550 points or in the TOEFL iBT test with at least 90 points, taken within the last two years before the application. The proof of language proficiency can also be provided by other test types equivalent to the TOEFL test in accordance with the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages: Learning, Teaching, Assessment - CEFR, (e.g. IELTS with a score of at least 6.5). In exceptional cases, the proof can be provided by an equivalent certificate or other certificates that confirm the corresponding minimum requirements (equivalent to C1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages). An appointed committee decides whether the equivalence is met.

3. Pre-Check Form

In order to be able to verify before the application whether you meet the requirements for admission to the programme all applicants (EU, German, non-EU) are highly recommended to send us their documents for a pre-check to service-mdt@fh-dortmund.de.

Therefore, please send one PDF containing your bachelor’s certificate and transcripts, your CV, your language certificates and the filled out form sheet. After the pre-check you will be provided with instructions and a link to the online portal.