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PhD - Language Requirements / Sprachnachweis

PhD students holding a university degree from abroad should add:

A proof of German or English language skills (not necessary for native-speakers):

  • For English, the following proofs are accepted:
    • the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) with at least 90 internet-based TOEFL-test points (out of 120) or the TOEFL.ITP with at least 570 points (out of 677)
    • the International English Language Test System (IELTS) with a result of at least 6,5 (out of 9) or
    • the Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE)
  • For German, the following proofs are accepted:
    • "Deutsches Sprachdiplom der Kultusministerkonferenz - Zweite Stufe" (Beschluss der Kultusministerkonferenz (KMK) vom 16.03.1972 und 05.10.1973 in jeweils geltender Fassung)
    • Deutsche Sprachprüfung für den Hochschulzugang (DSH-Stufe 2) gemäß der Rahmenordnung der Hochschulrektorenkonferenz (HRK) und KMK
    • Großes or Kleines Deutsches Sprachdiplom issued by the Goethe-Institute
    • Zentrale Oberstufenprüfung issued by the Goethe-Institute
    • the Deutsch als Fremsprache (TestDaF) certificate, only if passed with a mark of TDN 4 or better in all of the examinations
    • Zeugnis der Prüfung zur Feststellung der Eignung ausländischer Studienbewerber für die Aufnahme eines Studiums an den Hochschulen der Bundesrepublik Deutschland ("Feststellungsprüfung") or
    • an equivalent certificate based on a bilateral treaty with another country

The issue date of these proofs should not be dated back more than two years.