University Admission- uni-assist

Foreign applicants to whom the procedure of uni-assist applies for, are asked to read up on it at:

For the professional test, uni-assist applicants will have to pay a fee. As determined by the uni-assist general assembly, this fee amounts to 55 € for your first application. Citizens of the EU have to pay 30 € while Chinese applicants who have a APS-certificate available only need to pay 25 €. The fee is 15 € for every subsequent application to any another university.

On the above internet site you will also find all forms needed for application and bank transfer of the fee. The complete application documents schould then be sent to the following address:

Universität Koblenz-Landau
c/o uni-assist e.V.
Helmholtzstraße 2–9
D-10587 Berlin


Hochschule Koblenz
c/o uni-assist e.V.
Helmholtzstr. 2–9
D-10587 Berlin

Please transfer your application fee on the day you apply.

Which papers are necessary for an application to uni-assist?

  • High school diploma and any other documents that qualify you for studying at a university
  • Reports and overviews of marks or transcripts for any studies up to now, if you have already studied.
  • Proof of German language skill required for studying at University Koblenz-Landau: Test of German as a foreign language (TestDaF Level 4).
  • Certified copy of your valid passport (only the page with your personal data)
  • Copy of the deposit slip for your paid application fee

uni-assist requires that all documents be submitted as certified copies and certified German translations. Please do not send any originals!

Application Deadlines

  • 15th of December to apply for summer semesters
  • 15th of June to apply for winter semesters

Applications for study courses with restricted admission (numerus clausus) must be handed in to uni-assist completed by this date. If you are applying for another course that has no restricted admission, it is possible to hand in some documents later.

In order to clarify any outstanding issues and to be able to guarantee prompt processing, we strongly recommend submitting your application to uni-assist before the official application deadline!

What happens after applying through uni-assist?

If you meet the formal requirements for an application (higher education entrance qualification and German language test), uni-assist will forward your documents to the university. The university will then decided on whether you are granted permission to study or whether you are assigned to the Studienkolleg Mainz.

If you do not meet the formal requirements you will be informed by uni-assist. Please give your e-mail address if possible. This way, remaining questions can be clkarified much faster and more reliably.

Your submitted documents must remain with uni-assist, and unfortunately, cannot be returned to you.


There are different ways to pay your application fee. You can either pay via direct debit from a German bank account or pay with a credit card. The form can be downloaded from the uni-assist website.

You can also transfer the fee directly to uni-assist:

Recipient: uni-assist e.V.
IBAN DE62 1002 0890 0019 0552 72
Bank: HypoVereinsbank, Leibnizstrasse 100, D-10625 Berlin

In the field of the designated use, please enter: Your last name, given names, date of birth and home country.

Please note: uni-assist has to receive the full application fee. So you may also have to pay further remittance fees.