2nd step hard copy package

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 Please note:

After you have completed step 1 of the application process ("Online application"), please wait for an acknowledgement of receipt (within a couple of weeks) giving you further advice. Find here a description of your complete application package in hard copy.

Please note that only complete application packages in hard copy will be processed (consult the checklist). We require hard copy applications with attested copies of originals of certificates.

Due to the Corona virus, we currently accept electronic submissions of scanned documents, until further notice. Originals may be presented during the enrolement process in Freiberg.

Application form


Formal hard copy application form - admission to study

Curriculum vitae


including your higher education background and your work experience

Motivation letter


1 page (not more!) of precise and concise text, in which you tell us why you selected IBDEM, how you relate your previous education and/or working experiences with the topics/modules of the programme, and how IBDEM can help your future career plans

Transcript of Records


of your higher education degrees. Please send them duly certified/attested either by the issuing authority or any other official authority. Please also make sure that the final overall result (e.g. CGPA) is clearly marked out and if not, give us the overall mark in per cent in your application letter

Proof of English language proficiency  (see "Conditions of admission")

Proof of topical/analytical proficiency  (see "Conditions of admission")

“APS certificate” from the German embassy, or a group-APS (if you are an applicant from China, Mongolia, or Vietnam)
Application form for accomodation in a dormitory in Freiberg (must be filled in online)