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On this page you find information on admission requirements and application procedures for German applicants and those with a foreign admission qualification.

To study at our university you need

  • a general university entrance qualification or 
  • a subject-specific university entrance qualification

International applicants also need a proof of sufficient language skills (depending on the respective degree program).

Employed persons from Germany or interested persons with professional experience from Germany without a higher education entrance qualification can gain access to higher education via an entrance examination.

Application with German University Entrance Qualification

To the University Portal

 

Application Deadlines

Bachelor's- and Diplom study programs

  • 01.04.-30.09. for winter semester
  • 01.10.-31.03. for summer semester

Master's programs taught in German

With German higher education entrance qualification / higher education degree

  • 01.04.-15.09. for winter semester
  • 01.07.-15.03. for summer semester

Master's programs taught in English

  • 01.01.-15.04. for winter semester
  • 01.07.-15.10. for summer semester

Postgraduate programmes

With German higher education entrance qualification / higher education degree

  • 01.04.-15.09. for winter semester
  • 01.07.-15.03. for summer semester

International Applicants

Bachelor's or Diplom programs

Please inform yourself about admission requirements including language skills before applying:

Bachelor's or Diplom degree programs

Master's programs

Please inform yourself about admission requirements including language skills before applying:

Master's programs

Students in exchange programmes

Students in exchange programmes study at a partner university of TUBAF. They come to Freiberg for one to two semesters, where they complete coursework but cannot earn a university degree. The following exchange programmes exist:

Erasmus+Exchange students from partner universities worldwide (except Erasmus+)

Note: Free movers (visiting students without an exchange programme) who are interested in studying at TUBAF can send their request to the e-mail address international [at] tu-freiberg.de (international[at]tu-freiberg[dot]de).

Application Deadlines for International Students

(Application via uni assist.)

Applicants with German university entrance qualification

  • 01.04.-30.09. for winter semester
  • 01.10.-31.03. for summer semester

With foreign university entrance qualification and required study preparation

Application periods in the case you have to attend a preparatory course (Studienkolleg or study-preparatory German intensive course) before starting a subject-related degree course:

  • 01.03.-30.04. for winter semester
  • 01.09.-31.10. for summer semester

Please note: The deadlines also apply to applicants who would like to take the DSH examination at the TUBAF immediately before beginning their subject-related studies.

With foreign university entrance qualification and without study preparation

Your educational qualifications meet the admission requirements and you have the DSH-2 certificate or an equivalent language certificate.

  • 01.03.-15.07. for winter semester
  • 01.09.-15.01. for summer semester

(Application via the university portal.)

With German university entrance qualification / German university degree

  • 01.04.-15.09. for winter semester
  • 01.07.-15.03. for summer semester

With foreign university entrance qualification / foreign university degree and required study preparation

Application period in the case you have to take part in a study preparatory course (Studienkolleg or study-preparatory German intensive course) before starting a subject-related degree course

  • 01.01.-30.04. for winter semester
  • 01.07.-31.10. for summer semester

Please note: These deadlines also apply to applicants who would like to take the DSH examination at the TUBAF immediately before beginning their subject-related studies.

With foreign university entrance qualification / foreign university degree and no study preparation

Your educational qualifications meet the admission requirements and you have the DSH-2 certificate or an equivalent language certificate.

  • 01.01.-15.07. for winter semester
  • 01.07.-15.01. for summer semester

(Application via the university portal.)

  • 01.01.-15.04. for winter semester
  • 01.07.-15.10. for summer semester

(Application via the university portal.)

With German university entrance qualification/ domestic university degree

  • 01.04.-15.09. for winter semester
  • 01.07.-15.03. for summer semester

With foreign university entrance qualification/ foreign university degree and required study preparation

Application period in the case you have to take part in a study preparatory course (Studienkolleg or study-preparatory German intensive course) before starting a subject-related degree course

  • 01.01.-30.04. for winter semester
  • 01.07.-31.10. for summer semester

Please note: The stated deadlines also apply to applicants who would like to take the DSH examination at the TU Bergakademie Freiberg immediately before beginning their subject-related studies.

With foreign university entrance qualification/ foreign university degree and no study preparation

Your educational qualifications meet the admission requirements and you have the DSH-2 certificate or an equivalent language certificate.

  • 01.01.-15.07. for winter semester
  • 01.07.-15.01. for summer semester