FAQ - frequently asked questions about the application and admission process


Application

Bachelor's degree programmes

You can apply to Heilbronn University of Applied Science for a maximum of 3 programmes simultaneously.

Please enclose all required application documents to each study subject.

Master's degree programmes

Only one application form can be submitted to Heilbronn University of Applied Science, irrelevant of the campus of the degree programms.

Find here further information about the expenses and tuition fee.

A pre-study internship is only necessary for the technical Bachelor programmes (including Industrial Engineering). Please find further information in German here.

No idea how to finance your studies? Find here funding for students.

Bachelor's degree programmes

If the number of applicants exceeds the number of the offered study places per study programme there will be a selection procedure.

8% of the offered study places per study programme will be allocated to applicants from non-EU countries.

Master's degree programmes

If the number of applicants exceeds the number of the offered study places per study programme there will be a selection procedure.

Bachelor's degree programmes


To cater for a growing number of incoming international students and to encourage student and staff exchange with a global network of partner universities, the core modules of the following Bachelor programmes are taught in English. - But please note that these programmes require a German language certificate for admission.

Master's degree programmes

For most programmes, the language of instruction is German and you will need a German language certificate for admission.


The programmes listed below use English as the sole language of instruction. You will need a TOEFL certificate for instruction.

International applicants for Medical Informatics ("Medizinische Informatik") do not have to send their documents to the Center for International Students in Konstanz. They only have to send their documents to Heilbronn University of Applied Sciences.

Bachelor's degree programmes


For the application you also need a study orientation test. These tests are free of charge and last approx. 15 to 20 minutes.

Please choose one of the following tests (only available in German):

www.was-studiere-ich.de/

www.hochschulkompass.de/studium-interessentest/studien-interessentest.html

Master's degree programmes

For Master's degree programmes the study orientation test ("Studienorientierungstest") is not required.

We will open the online application portal approx.

  • from the end of November for the summer term and
  • from the end of April / beginning of May for the winter term.


Application deadlines:

Summer term: 15th January

Winter term: 15th July


Admission / Enrollment

Bachelor programmes

If you have received an admission offer for the 1st semester of Heilbronn University of Applied Science, you can accept it on hochschulstart.de

As soon as you accept an admission offer online, you must enroll in writing within 10 days.

You will find step-by-step- instructions in the online help at hochschulstart.de.

If you have received an admission offer for a higher semester at Heilbronn University of Applied Science, you can accept it directly at eCampus.

Master programmes

If you have received an admission letter from Heilbronn University, please send us the required documents by post. You will find the enrollment deadline on your admission letter.

If you have not yet enrolled, no cancellation is required. Otherwise please contact the person in charge of the Registration Office.