International ApplicantsEnrollment for the First Academic Semester

MASTER’S DEGREE PROGRAMME

Depending on the application and admission procedure for your desired course of study, you must register at Heidelberg University within the deadline.

International students admitted to the course of study must enrol in person at the International Relations Office within the enrolment period specified in the notification of admission. 
All relevant certificates (school reports and university certificates) must be submitted in original. If your letter of admission requires successful participation in an examination procedure, you must pass the mentioned examination (e.g. DSH) at the required level. If the examination is not passed or not passed at the required level and there is no exemption on a legal basis, enrollment in the course of study mentioned in the letter of admission must be refused.

SPECIAL FEATURES OF CERTAIN DEGREE PROGRAMMES

For some degree programmes there are special features to be considered. Please select these courses of study in our course finder and find information there.

ENROLMENT OR CHANGE OF DEGREE PROGRAMME?

If you are already enrolled at Heidelberg University, you are not required to re-enrol. Instead, you must go to the Administrative Office for International Students where your change of degree programme can be enacted. 
Before applying for a change of degree programme, you are strongly advised to discuss this with the student advisory services for international students (room 30).