Admission requirements for the TUDIAS Preparatory College

The application for a preparatory college (Studienkolleg) takes place as part of the application for a study place at a Saxon college or university. Most colleges and universities use the central application portal uni-assist.

It is not possible to apply directly to the Preparatory College. After a positive evaluation of the application, the colleges or universities will issue a pre-registration or conditional admission. One of the two documents forms the basis for admission to the preparatory college. An overview of the entry requirements for the TUDIAS Preparatory College can also be found in the Regulations for the TUDIAS Preparatory College.



Dr. Andrea Strützel
Director of Preparatory College
Registration for the Preparatory College takes place via Registration form.

Appointment by arrangement

Language and subject-related admission requirements for the TUDIAS Preparatory College

Classes at the Preparatory College are held in German. Accordingly, admission to the Preparatory College requires sufficient linguistic competence. This includes proof of German language skills at a B1+ level (CEFR). Participation in the focus courses T, M, and W also requires mathematical subject knowledge. The necessary knowledge of German and mathematics is tested in an entrance test.

Admission to the TUDIAS Preparatory College depends on the number of places available and the result of the entrance test. There is no entitlement to admission to the Preparatory College.

Further preconditions for the TUDIAS Preparatory College

In addition to subject-specific and language skills, there are further preconditions for the TUDIAS Preparatory College. These include, for example, formal requirements for the application such as application deadlines or the translation of documents.

Basic information on the admission requirements for a Preparatory College can be found here. If you have any questions about the required documents or preconditions, the International Office of the TU Dresden or the University of Leipzig will be happy to help you.