Application for winter term 2017/2018: open now
Application hotline for international applicants:
In order to facilitate the application process, international students can apply online at KIT.
Please select the group you belong to:
* Applicants for a Bachelors degree with foreign nationality and German higher education entrance qualification (Abitur, not graduees from Studienkolleg) follow the same application process as German applicants and apply via this portal.
Applicants for a Masters degree with foreign nationality and a German Bachelors degree apply here.
Applicants for a Bachelors degree with foreign nationality that graduated from a German Studienkolleg (Feststellungsprüfung) apply here.
The application deadlines are strict. All postal submissions of your documents should arrive at the International Students Office before those dates or will not be accepted
Please apply as early as possible for the Studienkolleg (preparatory college) and German courses because getting a visa usually takes six to eight weeks.
Application deadline winter term:
Bachelor: July, 15th
Preparatory Course (Studienkolleg): July, 15th
German Language Course (preparatory course for DSH, 1 semester): July, 15th
Master with NC (restricted admission): July, 15th
Master without NC: September, 30th
Master Optics & Photonics: April, 30th
Master Water Science and Engineering: June 15th
Application deadline summer term:
Bachelor: application not possible
Preparatory Course (Studienkolleg): January, 15th
German Language Course (preparatory course for DSH, 1 semester): January, 15th
Master with NC (restricted admission): January, 15th
Master without NC: March, 31st,
Master Water Science and Engineering: December, 15th
Admission process for Bachelors Degree Courses
Admission process for Masters Degree Courses