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Applying from Abroad

How can I apply when I don’t come from Germany, which documents do I have to submit, and which language certificates do I have to acquire before I start studying? Answers to these and other questions can be found here:

Still unsure what to study?

At the University of Bremen everyone can find the perfect degree course. You can choose between a teacher education, subject-based degrees or law. Find out now!

All degree courses

You’re still not entirely sure what you want to study?

Interests differ greatly and that’s a good thing! That is why there is such a broad range of degree programs.

Teacher Education

You think that you can do it better than your old teachers? You can choose whether you would rather teach at primary, secondary, inclusive, or vocational schools. Find out more.

Subject-Based Degrees

There are 26 degree options available for a single-subject bachelor’s degree. For a two-subject bachelor’s degree, the university offers 526 possible combinations. There are a further 64 Master of Arts or Master of Science degree courses. Finally, there is also the field of law where you complete the state examinations.




kompass – The University of Bremen’s International Network

You want to quickly find contacts in Bremen? kompass can help and offers you the chance to network thanks to various intercultural offers for international and German students. Events such as Culture Nights, jam sessions, or in working groups for creative projects make it possible. kompass offers a great deal more – take a look!

No C1 German language certificate?

You want to study at Uni Bremen but have not got your C1 language certificate in German yet? With direct university access, preparatory language studies are exactly the right thing! Whilst you improve your language skills at the HERE AHEAD academy or a Bremen language school, you can already take part in Uni Bremen seminars and lectures as a preparatory studies student. You can also apply for a visa with the confirmation of application. The International Office is happy to provide individual consultation.

HERE AHEAD – Bremen‘s Preparatory Academy

HERE AHEAD us a cooperation between the three state universities in Bremen State and offers suitable preparatory studies for your chosen degree. The foundation study course “:prime” is aimed at prospective students with entry qualifications for the academy. The courses “:here studies“ or “:in-touch” are for refugees. HERE AHEAD is your place of contact for preparation and orientation.