Bridge to Studies for applied sciences programs


Prep Year Program applications will be accepted for Winter Semester 2017/2018 exclusively and only with reference to the Academic Year 2017/2018. Program applications for summer 2017 won’t be accepted.

Please file your application Link zu einer externen Seite online with the University Application Service for International Students uni-assist. The uni-assist online portal will be cleared for applying in March, 2017. Please submit your Prep Year Program application before 15 July, 2017 (for citizen from visa-exempt countries before 31 August, 2017).

Due to limited space, Prep Year Program seating of qualified candidates is available on a first-come basis.

Please note that your Prep Year Program participation is possible only in connection with your BTU Degree Program application.

In addition to your online application, you are asked to submit to uni-assist the following documents by mail:

  • documents testifying your educational and academic background as well as your higher education entrance qualification (certified copies and certified German translations)
  • your certificate of German language proficiency at level B1 pursuant to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (certified copy as well as certified German translation)
  • a copy of your passport 


The mailing address is:

BTU Cottbus–Senftenberg
c/o uni-assist e.V.
11507 Berlin



All directly incoming application dossiers will be forwarded by the University to uni-assist for the purpose of verifying your Program eligibility and further processing.