The University of Konstanz or Universität Konstanz is a popular university in Konstanz, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. The university enrols around 11,000 students annually.
|Application Portal||Uni-assist Portal/University Online Portal|
|Average GPA rate||2.75-3|
|Language Proficiency Requirements||English, German|
|Intake Season||Winter, Summer|
|Financial Aid||Grants, Loans, Scholarships, Study Aid|
International Applicants must apply 90 days prior to the following deadlines to be considered for admission:
|Program||Deadline for Winter Semester||Deadline for Summer Semester|
|Study programmes with admission restrictions||July 15||January 15|
|Study programmes without admission restrictions||September 15||March 15|
|Graduate||Varies with Program|
International students are required to submit English proficiency scores for masters programs taught in english. Minimum score requirement varies from course to course.
Following certificates are accepted as proof of German language proficiency for programs taught in German:
Students are required to book an online visa appointment through the German Consulate website. Following this, the applicant has to pay a visa fee of 75-EUR and they shall be called for an in-person interview.
Applicants who wish to stay in Germany for more than 2 months, must get the Confirmation of Registration “Meldebestätigung”. To get this, the student must apply at the local Resident’s Registration Office or “Einwohnermeldeamt”.
Applicants who wish to stay in Germany for more than 3 months, must possess a proper residence title.“Aufenthaltsgenehmigung” is the appropriate title, especially for study purposes. A residence permit shall be issued upon the application of the visa holder at the Alien Registration Office “Ausländerbehörde“.
General documents to take for the visa interview:
The University of Konstanz offers courses in many subjects like accountancy, mathematics, finance, social sciences, physics, computer science, etc. The admission process for domestic and international students are both conducted online. However, international students have additional requirements and must be careful with their visa process so as to complete it in time. To avail scholarships at a priority basis, students must apply early.
Where to Apply: Uni-assist Portal
Application Fee: 75 Euros (International) & None (Domestic)
The University offers a wide range of masters and doctoral degrees. Most of them require German language Proficiency, however, some of them are taught in English too.
Major courses like Master of Sciences, Economics, Political Administration, etc are offered in English. The intake seasons vary from course to course.
Where to Apply: University Application Portal
Application Fee: None
Additional requirements for some of the courses is mentioned below:
|Course||Application Deadline||Academic Requirements||English Proficiency Requirement|
|Masters in Economics||April 15||Bachelors in Mathematics, Statistics or Econometrics||IELTS: 6.5|
TOEFL: 580 pBT,
|Masters in Social and Economic Data Science||April 30||Bachelors in Computer Science, Mathematics, Social Science Methods or Statistics||IELTS: 6.5|
TOEFL: 92 iBT
|Masters in Computer and Information Science||May 15||B.Sc./M.Sc./Diploma in Computer Science, Information Engineering or a related subject||IELTS: 6|
TOEFL: 90 iBT
|Master of Science in Chemistry||Summer: January 15|
Winter: July 15
|Bachelors in Chemistry or in closely related scientific disciplines with clear references to chemistry, GRE score of 150||IELTS: 5|
TOEFL: 72 iBT
Foreigns transcripts should be evaluated and translated in english. Students are required to submit transcripts of every semester or year of the degree and not just final year. University also accepts application of students in their final year of study, provided they submit final scores at the time of enrollment.
The University does not have a selective admission process. However, International students are advised to apply prior to deadlines and ensure their visa completion at least 3 months prior to the start of their semester.