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Application procedure

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Application procedure

The University of Applied Management is pleased to welcome international Bachelor, Master and (Erasmus+) exchange students from partner universities. Please find all information about the application process below.

International degree seeking students

The University of Applied Management (Hochschule für angewandtes Management) only accepts exchange students from partner universities. You cannot apply directly, you must contact your institutional or departmental coordinator and apply through your home university and get nominated via E-Mail (international-office@fham.de) first.

Application deadlines for exchange students:

  • Winter term/full academic year (September-March/September): May 31; Learning Agreement due: July 1
  • Summer term (March-August): November 30; Learning Agreement due: January 1
All information about application steps, requirements and other important facts on visa, housing, health care and facts you need to know before and upon arrival at UAM can be found in the Exchange Student Handbook.

The necessary documents can be downloaded below:

A list of available modules and descriptions in English can be found in the Catalogue.

The language of instruction of our regular degree courses of study is German. The entire course offer is open to incoming exchange students with sufficient prove of German (B2). Just e-mail us, which subject in German you are looking for and we try to find the right one for you!: international-office@fham.de

Incoming exchange students (Erasmus+)

All of our degree programs are taught in German. You need to prove sufficient German language skills at C1 Level for full admission.

Before the chargeable online registration, we strongly recommend to use our free pre-check service for foreign school leaving and/or university certificates. For this purpose, please fill out the Pre-Check Form  (only available in German), add the required certificates and documents and submit it to international-office@fham.de.

Official start of semester:

  • Summer term: 15th of March
  • Winter term: 15th of September

Official application deadlines:

  • Summer term: 10th of March
  • Winter term: 10th of September

It is possible to apply later. In this case an additional fee will be charged for registration after the official deadlines. Please contact our student office for more information: studierendenkanzlei@fham.de; Tel: +49 89 45 35 457-200

Step 1 – Online registration

Have all questions regarding studies, fees and admission been clarified? Then log in to the application portal and fill in the required information. You will receive a contract confirmation by e-mail.

Step 2 – Upload documents to the portal

After online registration you will receive a separate e-mail with access data to the document portal.
Please enter additional information here and upload the required documents:

  • letter of motivation
  • health insurance certificate by a German statutory
  • copy of valid identity card/passport + residence permit (if applicable)
  • passport photo (with the highest possible quality)

Additional upload (only if you have already studied in Germany):

  • certificate of study progress (for all semesters completed in Germany)
  • clearance certificate from examination office of previous German University + current grades (only if preliminary studies in same/similar subject as the UAM course you are applying for)

Step 3 – Submission by mail

The following documents are important for the binding admission and must be sent by post in an officially certified and translated form for authentication purposes:

  • Officially certified Secondary School leaving certificate incl. subjects and grade summaries of graduation year in the original language + officially certified translation into German or English
  • Officially certified certificate of the passed assessment test (Feststellungsprüfung)
  • ADDITIONALLY REQUIRED FOR GRADUATES OF A STUDIENKOLLEG ONLY
  • Officially certified bachelor degree diploma subjects and grade summaries in the original language + officially certified translation into German or English
    • ADDITIONALLY REQUIRED FOR MASTER DEGREE PROGRAM APPLICANTS (also see additional subject specific admission requirements)
  • Notification of admission to higher education from the Academic Evaluation Office of the German Embassy (APS-Certificate) of the respective country of origin
    • ADDITIONALLY REQUIRED FOR APPLICATIONS FROM CHINA, VIETNAM AND MONGOLIA ONLY
  • Officially certified language certificate German. Only the following certificates are recognized:
    • DSD II (German Language Diploma of the Conference of Ministers of Education and Cultural Affairs – Second Level)
    • DSH / min. Level 2 (German language examination for the university admission of foreign applicants)
    • TestDaF /at least level 4/5 in each section, min. 16 Points total (Test German as a foreign language)
    • Goethe certificate / min. Level C1
    • Passed assessment test (Feststellungsprüfung) subject „German“ at Studienkollegs
    • Telc C1 Deutsch Hochschule

NOTE: If your verified language level is below the above mentioned but at least B2 acc. to CEFR or equivalent and can be proven by one of the above certificates, a mandatory interview is necessary! Please make an appointment for this.

To protect the environment, please send your application documents loose in an envelope without an application folder or transparencies to your desired campus. Please send all Master’s applications to Ismaning.

Ismaning:
University of Applied Management GmbH
Application
Steinheilstraße 4
85737 Ismaning

Berlin:
University of Applied Management GmbH
Application
Franklinstraße 28-29
10587 Berlin

Unna:
University of Applied Management GmbH
Application
Heinrich-Werner-Platz 1
59427 Unna

Treuchtlingen:
University of Applied Management GmbH
Application
Hahnenkammstr. 19
91757 Treuchtlingen

Neumarkt:
University of Applied Management GmbH
Application
Dr.-Kurz-Str. 44
92318 Neumarkt

Hamburg:
University of Applied Management GmbH
Application
Subfield 5
20459 Hamburg

Frankfurt am Main:
University of Applied Management GmbH
Application Campus Frankfurt
Steinheilstraße 4
85737 Ismaning

Mannheim:
University of Applied Management GmbH
Application Campus Mannheim
Steinheilstrasse 4
85737 Ismaning

Cologne:
University of Applied Management GmbH
Application Campus Cologne
Fürstenwall 172
40217 Düsseldorf

Düsseldorf:
University of Applied Management GmbH
Application
Fürstenwall 172
40217 Düsseldorf

Vienna:
University of Applied Management GmbH
Application
Seestadtstraße 27
1220 Vienna (Austria)

More detailed information on certification of documents, translation, healthcare, visa and housing
Further information can be found HERE.