Welcome to the HTWG Konstanz admissions page. Here you'll find the information you need to apply to our degree programs.
Thank you for your interest in studying at the HTWG Konstanz - University of Applied Sciences. This page provides information about our admissions process for international students.
If you are interested in applying for one of our degree programs, please contact the Studienkolleg Konstanz
If you would like to take part in one of our exchange programs, please contact the International Office
The HTWG Konstanz - University of Applied Sciences primarily offers German-language degree programs. These programs require C1 level German skills to attend full time. C1 University level skills are equivalent to a score of at least 16 points on the TestDaF or a DSH 2 or 3 on the DSH test. You can turn in your application before taking these language tests, however you need to submit the scores to the HTWG Konstanz by the start of the semester you are applying for (March for summer semester, September for winter semester).
However, international students have several other options:
- Participate in one of our exchange programs - contact the International Office for more information
- Students enrolled at our AACSB-accredited partner university, Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology (STUST), can apply for our double degree master program "International Management Asia-Europe" (MIM)
- Take part in our German preparation program
The academic year consists of two semesters:
Winter Semester: September 1 - February 28/29
Summer Semester: March 1 - August 31
When to Apply
We start accepting online applications for the winter semester as of mid-April; and starting mid-October for the summer semester. Click here for deadlines for our bachelor’s and master’s programs.
Information for International Students
The HTWG Konstanz has a number of offices to help international students with their studies at our university. For information about applying for a major, taking preparatory academic courses, visas and residency permits, German language courses, accommodations, support for refugees and more, please get in touch with the following offices
Applying for the Studienkolleg Preparatory Program
The Studienkolleg offers a 2-semester preparatory program for students who want to study at a German university of applied sciences (such as the HTWG Konstanz). For more information, please visit their website