Please note the new application portal for all Bachelor's, Master's and Studienkolleg courses: https://bewerbung.studium.kit.edu/en
You can apply for studies starting in summer term 2023 from December 5, 2022. Applications for Studienkolleg (t-course to prepare for Feststellungsprüfung and German language course before Bachelor studies) are possible starting November 1, 2022. Applicants for the language course before Master studies please apply for the Master course.
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.
** For all interested (EU and non-EU)
Entry to Germany
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Video tutorial Application for studies at KIT (in German)
Please note: Applications for Bachelor's degree programmes with restricted admission (NC) require registration at Hochschulstart. Information on this can be found on the Bachelor application page.
The application deadlines are strict. Applications must also have been submitted to the application portal by the application deadline.
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: for winter term 2021/22:||July 15|
|Preparatory Course (Studienkolleg): for winter term 2021/22:||July 15|
|German Language Course (intensive, preparatory course for DSH, 1 semester, before the Bachelor studies):||July 15|
|Bachelor Mechanical Engineering (International):||April 30|
|Master with NC (restricted admission):||July 15|
|German Language Course (intensive, preparatory course for DSH, 1 semester, before the Master studies)||
|Master without NC:||September 30|
|Master Optics & Photonics:||April 30|
|Master Water Science and Engineering:||June 15|
|Master Remote Sensing and Geoinformatics:||June 15|
|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:||November, 30th|
|Master Remote Sensing and Geoinformatics:||December, 15th|
Admission process for Bachelors Degree Courses