Are you unsure which documents you need to submit? The following guide will help you.
Please click on the applicable statement:
I am/was already enrolled at...
... the University of Potsdam and would like to have courses from another university recognized.
... the University of Potsdam and would like to change my degree program.
... another university in Germany and would now like to transfer to the University of Potsdam.
... another university abroad and would now like to transfer to the University of Potsdam.
Please submit the application for recognition to the Office of Student Affairs and Academic Affairs.
The following documents must be submitted:
Only complete applications will be forwarded by the Office for Academic Affairs to the examination boards for processing. Please allow 6 weeks for processing.
You will be informed by the Office for Academic Affairs by e-mail as soon as the application has been processed by the examination board.
After you have received the processed application from the Office of Academic Affairs and have enrolled or are enrolled at the University of Potsdam, submit the application together with copies of the relevant certificates of achievement and, if applicable, a secondary hearing certificate to the Department of Academic Affairs, Office of Student Affairs/Examination Office.
Please submit the application for classification together with the application for recognition to the Office of Studies and Teaching at least 6 weeks before the application deadline for the respective degree programme so that it can be processed in time..
You will be informed by the Office of Studies and Teaching by e-mail as soon as the application has been processed by the examination board.
After you have received the processed applications from the Office of Studies and Teaching, you can apply for the corresponding degree programme within the specified deadlines and with the required documents. After enrolment, please submit the processed application for recognition within 4 weeks to the Department of Student Affairs, Examination Office.
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