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A book reading in auditorium G Show image information
Demonstration during a lecture in the “Audimax” Show image information
Studying in the O building Show image information
The foyer with the Service Center Show image information

A book reading in auditorium G

Photo: Paderborn University, Adelheid Rutenburges

Demonstration during a lecture in the “Audimax”

Studying in the O building

Photo: Paderborn University, Adelheid Rutenburges

The foyer with the Service Center

Application deadlines

Application for the preparatory German language course (DSH course)

If you have not yet acquired one of the recognized German language certificates to enrol for a German taught degree course, you can - regardless of your nationality - apply for a preparatory German language course (DSH course) offered by the International Office (see question  11 of the application form). Our DSH courses start every three months. Please pay attention to the respective application deadlines.

Application for degree courses

For applicants who already hold one of the recognized language certificates, the following application deadlines apply (Uni-Assist + by post in paperform): 

German taught degree courses:

  • Winter semester (starting in October) until 31st May
  • Summer semester (starting in April) until 15th January

English taught Master programs requiring application in paper form:

  • Winter semester (starting in October) until 15th March
  • Summer semester (starting in April) until 15th September
  • Refers to the following Master programs:
    • Master English and American Studies
    • Master International Economics and Management
    • Master Physics

Please send your certified documents directly to the International Office.

English taught Master programs requiring online application via Uni-Assist:

  • Winter semester (starting in October) until 31st May
  • Summer semester (starting in April) until 30th November
  • Refers to the following Master programs:
    • Msc. Electrical Systems Engineering 
    • Msc. Computer Engineering
    • Msc. Computer Science
    • Msc. Applied Neurosciences in Sports & Evercise
    • Msc. Materials Science
    • Msc. Optoelectronics and Photonics

 Please submit your educational documents via the Uni-Assist Online Portal.
 Please choose after login: Application - Universities (Master) - North Rhine Westphalia - Paderborn.

Application for the International Foundation College (Studienkolleg)

Information about the application for the International Foundation College of the University of Paderborn can be found here.

English translation of this page: Application Deadlines

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