Hochschulstart (DoSV)

Here you can go to the portal of "Hochschulstart (DosV)"

PRIMUSS-application portal THI

Here you can apply and check the progress of your application

Bachelor application from abroad

Here you can find additional information which is relevant if you apply from abroad

The admission procedure for all admission-limited courses will be carried-out through Hochschulstart. Applicants for these courses please use our Checklist. For the Checklist for bachelor applicants from Germany please switch the language to German, for the Checklist for Bachelor applicants from abroad please go on our page for Bachelor applicants from abroad.

The only courses which are not admission-limited is the Bachelor Technical Design (German-taught) and the courses of the Institute for Executive Education. For those courses registration in the portal of Hochschulstart is not necessary, as the admission procedure will be carried-out by the university itself.

Important facts for all bachelor applicants

Applicants who did not yet receive their higher secondary school certificate have to give us information on that in the questions-part in the application portal of the THI. They will then have the  possibility to upload the higher secondary school certificate until 27th of July (for applications for the winter term). The application itself nevertheless has to be sent until the end of the application period, otherwise taking part the admission procedure unfortunately is not possible.

When applying for the summer term the higher secondary school certificate has to be uploaded until the end of the application period.

Applicants from abroad have to get their higher secondary school certificates recongnised, all necessary information on that can be found on our page for applicants from abroadBachelorapplication from abroad.

The application process completely runs online.

Therefore it is sufficient to scan your documents and upload them in the application portal.

In case of admission you have to send certified hardcopies of all the documents named in the letter of admission to the THI to process enrollment. All necessary information will be available in your letter of admission and in the application portal of the THI.

The minimum grade for admission is not fixed before the admission process (coordination phase) took part. You can have a look on the grades which where necessary for admission in the last years on our page regarding admission and enrollment.

When you missed the application period you can not take part the regular admission process (coordination phase).

In case there are still vacancies at the end of the coordination phase and you did not get admission during the coordination phase you can sign up for the coordinated moving-up procedure at Hochschulstart.

The preconditions for admission have to be met nevertheless, so please take note of the additional information we provide for applicants from abroad.

Facts for specific applicants

The pre-study internship is an internship which has to be absolved prior to enrollment and/or in the semester breaks until the begin of the 4th semester. The contents of the internship have to match the study course one applies for, and one can absolve it in a company of one's choice.


Further information on the study courses where an pre-study internship is necessary and the specific contents can be fount at pre-study internship.

All information can be found at studying dual.

International Management is a study course mainly taught in German, which means one needs proof of German level B2 for enrollment.

What is going to happen after the end of the application process?

For information on that please take a look on our page Admission and Enrollment.