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Admission Office

Admission Office and Application
(Mr.) Karsten Alt
Universitätsstr. 150
SSC 0/133
D-44780 Bochum
Fon +49 (0)234 32 26644
Fax +49 (0)234 32 14297


You may take part in our intensive courses to prepare yourself for your studies provided that you fulfil the admission criteria for the Ruhr-Universität Bochum.

You cannot apply for the German course in the winter term 2020/21 yet.

1. First apply for admission to the university by 15.07 at the latest for the winter semester and by 15.01 for the summer semester.

2. Send your letter of confirmation (Bestätigungsschreiben) together with your application documents to the RUB Admissions Office (Zulassungsstelle der RUB).

3. After the Admissions Office has checked and accepted your eligibility to enrol at the university, you will receive the registration form for intensive courses in German as a Foreign Language via e-mail.

4. Send the completed form together with a copy of the photo page of your passport direct to the Department of German as a Foreign Language.
You can do this by email an:
Upon receipt of this form we will send you an invoice, which is to be paid immediately.

5. After the invoice has been paid, you will receive official admission to the international language courses of the Ruhr-Universität Bochum .

6. With this admission you can apply for the correct visa to enter Germany.