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DSH Courses + - Registration/Application

  • a course in the scope of the ESiSt network - Successful start in university studies for international students in the state of Brandenburg
  • for prospective students of the University of Potsdam, University of Applied Sciences Potsdam and the University of Applied Sciences Brandenburg
  • financed by the state of Brandenburg
  • Regulations

Requirements for Applying to the DSH Course+:

If you would like to take part in the DSH Course+, you need to

  • seek to study at one of the cooperating universities,
  • have a direct university entrance qualification for studying in Germany,
  • be able to prove German level B2,
  • apply by Jan. 15 (summer semester) or by July 15 (winter semester)
  • via uni-assist and
  • pass an admission test in early March (summer semester) or mid-September (winter semester).

You will get exact information on applying on the web pages of the Office of Student Affairs of the University of Potsdam. In addition, you will find the contact to the relevant university here.

DSH without Participation in the Intensive DSH German Courses

The University of Potsdam will send you an invitation for the German Language Examination for University Admissions (DSH), if you:

  • are applying to study at the University of Potsdam through uni-assist e.V. (please select "DSH-Anmeldung Sprachprüfung"),
  • have not yet been able to provide the necessary evidence of German language proficiency required for studying
  • but have at least

Please note the application deadlines:

  • May 31 (summer semester)
  • Nov. 30 (winter semester).

You will find the contact to the relevant university here.


The course fees for the DSH Course+ are € 400.

The examination fee for all participants taking part in the examination is € 160.

The semester fees are € 296.77.