StudyApplication & Enrolment

Before you can start studying, you need to apply to and enrol in the university. The respective procedures differ depending on the applicants’ desired degree, the number of semesters and the particular prerequisites of the prospective students.

First year student? Second degree programme? Bachelor’s degree, Master’s degree, State Examination? There are a number of ways to start your degree course and a variety of final degrees. To ensure that your application and subsequent enrolment goes to plan, we have compiled the most important information for you on the following pages. 

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Application for summer semester 2024 via the heiCO portal

Heidelberg University is introducing a new campus management system “heiCO” – Heidelberg Campus Online. The platform heiCO is open for applications for the summer semester 2024. Please note: due to a data migration the heiCO portal is not available on Thursday, 14 December, 12 AM until approximately 6 PM.
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Magister Theologiae

The degree programme Magister Theologiae is equal to a full degree programme in Protestant theology. Graduates who take the ecclesiastical examination normally go on to work in a rectory of an Evangelical church. The faculty examination corresponds to the academic degree of Magister/Magistra Theologiae (Master of Theology).

Further information on application, admission and enrolment procedures can be found in the Online Course Finder. Select your degree programme there.