Application Degree Courses
The University of Koblenz-Landau has all applications (Bachelor and Master degree programs) of international students who acquired their university entrance level certifications or academic degrees abroad pre-checked by UNI-ASSIST, the "Application Services for International Students".
Uni-Assist charges a fee for examining your documents. Information on payment and bank acoount details can be found here.
For your application for admission, you are required to submit officially certified copies (pdf-file) of your degree and transcripts of records, along with an official translation if the documents were issued in any language other than German, English or French.
International applicants send the application form and the relevant documents not to the university but to
Use the advantages of the Uni-Assist online portal for university applicants.
Please always submit certified copies of your original certificates and of the translations. Never send originals!
Public authorities holding a seal are entitled to issue certified copies, in Germany for example all public services, notaries, municipal authorities (Stadtverwaltung). Health insurance agencies or associations, however, are not entitled to issue certified copies.
In foreign countries certified copies may be obtained by all German official representatives (Embassy/Consulate), notaries or, in some cases, also by universities.
The following requirements are necessary for a copy to be recognized as certified true copy, e.g. that the copy corresponds to the original (see sample below):
• Endorsement that the copy is identical with the original (Beglaubigungsvermerk)
• Signature of the certifier
• Official seal stamped on the copy
Bachelor/Master programs taught in German
Detailed information (in German) on subjects, requirements, and application periods are provided here.
Documents for application:
1. School and university leaving certificates ( certificate of completion of a secondary education, certificates and transcripts from previous institutes of higher education)
2. Proof of German language proficiency
Test Deutsch als Fremdsprache (TestDaF, Level 4) or equivalent.
Before you can be admitted to the University of Koblenz-Landau first you have to pass the Test Deutsch als Fremdsprache - Advanced level. They test your ability to understand scientific and academic texts and lectures, to take notes on their comments, and to express yourself orally and in writing with respect to course-related topics. The proof of German language skills is not required for our Master programs Ecotoxicology and Web Science.
The TestDaf is carried out worldwide: www.testdaf.de
4. Copy of piece of identification
Master Programs in English:
Admission requirements, application deadlines and further information can be found in the abstracts of each program:
Master program ECOTOXICOLOGY (Landau campus)
Master program WEB SCIENCE (Koblenz campus).
January 15 for the summer semester (April-September) and July 15 for the winter semester (October to March).
The application for the degree programs Informatik, Computervisualistik, Informationsmanagement, Wirtschaftsinformatik, E-Government (these programs are taught in German) and Web Science (this Master program is taught in English) is possible until September 30 (for the winter semester) and March 31 (for the summer semester).
Decisive for the application deadline is the acknowledged receipt of the complete set of documents and payment at ASSIST. Therefore, you should make sure that your documents reach UNI-ASSIST in time.