Application procedure and deadlines 2017/18


Application Period

March 1st - April 30th, 2017


Selection Procedere

The selection procedure will be carried out in three stages:

  1. Examination of the formal requirements; this particularly includes an examination whether the bachelor diploma has been issued by an accredited institution of post-secondary education and whether it is equivalent to a communication science bachelor, or whether this equivalence can be reached by prescribing additional courses up to a maximum of 30 ECTS
  2. Examination of English language proficiency (see admission requirements)
  3. Assessment of the argumentative quality of the statement of purpose (see admission requirements)

Notification of candidates & further procedere

Candidates will be informed by end of June whether they have been accepted to the program. The official notification of admission can be used for a residence authorisation.

Successful candidates will be required to finalise their admission procedure in person at the admission office. Students are required to present hardcopies of all application documents at the admission office. In order to be able to register for the courses starting October 1st, it is highly recommended to fully complete registration by mid September at the latest.