Application start for winter semester 2023/24

The application portal is open: German and international applicants can now apply to start their studies at BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg for the winter semester 2023/24. The winter semester starts on 1.10.2023.

Applicants can choose from 30 bachelor's programs and 32 master's programs in the fields of natural sciences, technology, construction, economics, social affairs and health, education and culture. These include new courses such as the bachelor's degree in Teaching Degree for Primary Education and the Master's degree in Lightweight Construction and Materials Technology.

Deadlines for applicants with German university entrance qualification

Application for Bachelor's programs

Instrumental and Vocal Pedagogy
Social Work (limited admission)
Teaching Degree for Primary Education (limited admission)
until 24.9.2023

until 31.8.2023
until 15.7.2023
until 15.7.2023
Application for Master's programs

Exceptions: Biotechnology, Social Work (limited admission)
until 31.8.2023

until 15.7.2023
Artistic training for instruments and singinguntil 31.8.2023

Deadlines for applicants with foreign university entrance qualification

 Applicants from countries requiring a visa without a valid residence permit for GermanyApplicants with citizenship of an EU or EEA member state
Application for Bachelor programsuntil 15.7.2023until 15.8.2023
Application for Master programs

World Heritage Studies (Online) distance learning

Cyber Security, Environmental and Resource Management, Power Engineering
until 15.7.2023

until 15.5.2023

until 15.8.2023
until 15.8.2023
Artistic training for instruments and singinguntil 15.7.2023until 15.8.2023


International applicants:
T +49 (0)355 69 2105

Central Student Advisory Service
(for national students)

T +49 (0)355 69 3800

Subject-specific advisory service

Applicants from Germany:
T +49 (0)355 69 2779