Uni-Tübingen

Application deadlines for the academic programme

Degree programmes with restricted admission

These are the deadlines for applications for the respective year:

  • summer semester: 15 January (24:00)
  • winter semester: 15 July* (24:00)

These are definitive deadlines! This means that applications and/or documents received after this deadline may not be considered.

The application procedure for the first semester of each of the following subjects: medicine, dentistry and pharmacy – respectively state examination (Staatsexamen) – is carried out by the foundation for university admission "hochschulstart.de" in Dortmund. The application deadlines can be found at  www.hochschulstart.de

*For the winter semester 2020/21 there are corona-related deviations. Please find information about the current status of the start and end date of the applicaton process here.

Master programmes

Please click here for information on the application deadlines for master programmes.

For postgraduate degree programmes, in particular master's programmes, there are often application deadlines that deviate from the normal case.

Application deadlines that deviate from the normal case

For postgraduate degree programmes, in particular master's programmes, there are often application deadlines that deviate from the normal case.

Lot procedure

The application deadline for the lot procedure is

  • for the summer semester from 1 March to 31 March (24:00)
  • for the winter semester from 1 October to 15 October (24:00)

Open admission subjects

You can enrol directly, i.e. without prior application, in open admission subjects.

An exception is only made for the master programmes. There you must first apply for open admission master programmes (deadline: 30 September / 31 March).

For the summer semester, enrolment is possible from 15 January to 31 March and for the winter semester from 1 August to 30 September.

Free or restricted admission?

You can find out from the list of degree programmes whether a degree programme has free or restricted admission.

Foreign applicants with foreign university entrance qualifications

Please refer directly to the pages of the Department of International Affairs, section Advising and Admission of International Students for information on the application deadlines that apply in your case.