What are the requirements for studying at Pforzheim University?



Bachelor Degree:

·       Time of Pre-Studies:

Generally, at least two successfully completed semesters in the home country are required – the required number of semesters depends on the country you are from. A detailed overview can be found at „anabin“ and „Anerkennung in Deutschland„.


·       German Language Skills

At least language level C1,  proven by the DSH (Deutsche Sprachprüfung für den Hochschulzugang) or TestDaF (Test Deutsch als Fremdsprache)


·       Resident Status

Your resident status is no barrier to continue or begin your studies in Baden-Württemberg. However, a proof of asylum application must be provided.


Master Degree:

Case-by-case assessment by the „Akademisches Auslandsamt“, minimum requirement is a Bachelor Degree.