StudyKey Dates & Deadlines

Winter Semester 2021/2022

SEMESTER DATES

1 October 2021 to 31 March 2022

LECTURE PERIOD

18 October 2021 to 19 February 2022

FREE PERIOD

22 December 2021 to 08 January 2022

Termine und Fristen

FURTHER LECTURE PERIODS

Lecture periods are currently fixed until the summer semester 2024. The winter semester begins on 01 October and ends on 31 March, the summer semester begins on 01 April and ends on 30 September. The semester times are not identical with the lecture times. Lectures are cancelled on the public holidays of the state of Baden-Württemberg.

Deadlines for enrolment*

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Admission procedureSummer SemesterWinter Semester
Admission procedureSummer SemesterWinter Semester
German applicants
Undergraduate subjects with no admission restrictions and no required entrance examination

All those who enrol for the first time at a German university (first enrolled):
for the summer semester 2021 until 31 May
(requests for an extension of the deadline via phone or email are possible.) 

All those who are or have already been enrolled at a German university:
for the summer semester 2021 until 31 May
(requests for an extension of the deadline via phone or email are possible.)

All those who enrol for the first time at a German university (first enrolled):
Beginning of August to 30 September

 

All those who are or have already been enrolled at a German university:
01 September to 22 October

German applicants
Undergraduate subjects with admission restrictions or required entrance examination
The enrolment deadline is announced in the notification of admission. (For the summer semester 2021: requests for an extension of the deadline via phone or email are possible.)
The enrolment deadline is announced in the notification of admission.
German applicants
Only Master's degree programmes with admission restrictions
Enrolment for Master's programmes with admission restrictions starts at the beginning of February and ends with the first week of the lecture period(For the summer semester 2021: requests for an extension of the deadline via phone or email are possible.)
Enrolment for Master's programmes with admission restrictions starts at the beginning of August and ends with the first week of the lecture period.

International applicants with German higher education entrance qualification

Undergraduate subjects with no admission restrictions or required entrance examination

All those who enrol for the first time at a German university (first enrolled):
for the summer semester 2021 until 31 May (requests for a prolongation of the deadline via phone or mail are possible.)

All those who are or have already been enrolled at a German university: 
for the summer semester 2021 until 31 May (requests for an extension of the deadline via phone or email are possible.)

Enrolment must first be applied for online and  then take place in writing by post at the International Relations Department.

All those who enrol for the first time at a German university (first enrolled):
Beginning of August to 30 September

All those who are or have already been enrolled at a German university:
01 September to 22 October

International applicants with no German higher education entrance qualification
Undergraduate subjects with no admission restrictions or required entrance examination
The enrolment period is stated in the notification of admission. (An extension of the enrolment period can be requested by email, stating the reason for the extension. The email address is given in the notification of admission.)
The enrolment period is stated in the notification of admission.
International applicants with German higher education entrance qualification
Undergraduate subjects with admission restrictions or required entrance examination
The enrolment period is stated in the notification of admission. (An extension of the enrolment period can be requested by email, stating the reason for the extension. The email address is given in the notification of admission.)
The enrolment period is stated in the notification of admission.
International applicants with German university degree
Only Master's programmes with admission restrictions

from February until the end of the first week of the lecture period(For the summer semester 2021: requests for an extension of the deadline via phone or email are possible.) 

from August until the end of the first week of the lecture period
International applicants with foreign university degree
Only Master's programmes with admission restrictions
The enrolment period is stated in the notification of admission. (An extension of the enrolment period can be requested by email, stating the reason for the extension. The email address is given in the notification of admission.)
The enrolment period is stated in the notification of admission.

Other dates*

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Administrative processWinter SemesterSummer Semester
Administrative processWinter SemesterSummer Semester
Re-registration 
15 June to 15 July
15 Januar to 15 February
Leave of absence
At the earliest after successful re-registration until 11 October 
Please note: deadlines may vary depending on the reason for the leave of absence.
At the earliest after successful re-registration until 12April 
Please note: deadlines may vary depending on the reason for the leave of absence.
Exmatriculation
An exmatriculation can always be requested. As a rule, exmatriculations are pronounced at the end of the semester. In well-founded cases, exmatriculations can, however, be possible by date.
An exmatriculation can always be requested. As a rule, exmatriculations are pronounced at the end of the semester. In well-founded cases, exmatriculations can, however, be possible by date.
Auditors
01 August to 31 October
01 March to 30 April

* PLEASE NOTE:

If a deadline ends on a Sunday, an official holiday or a Saturday, it is not extended to the next working day (section 31 para. 3 sentence 2 and para. 5 Landesverwaltungsverfahrensgesetz Baden-Württemberg).