Bridge to Studies - One-semester Programme


The BTU Prep Year Program Bridge to Studies allows international applicants to improve their linguistic, subject-specific as well as intercultural skills and provides them with a greater perspective to achieve their study objectives.

The programme includes:

  • a one-semester German language intensive course preparing participants for the "German Language University Entrance Test for Foreign Students (DSH)"
  • course-accompanying tutorials to improve the participants’ conversation as well as writing skills
  • course-accompanying tutorials to deliver dissertation skills and techniques to the participants
  • course-accompanying tutorials to provide participants with information about Germany and the European Union
  • intercultural activities
  • freshman orientation classes with reference to study organization and course scheduling
  • subject-specific (propaedeutic) prep classes
  • field trips and excursions
  • student volunteer buddy assistance on a one-to-one basis to guide and help participants adjusting to BTU campus life