Registration and application
for local admission-restricted
courses of study

Clearing procedure 2
has started, and you can apply up till 28.09.2017 at 24:00.

In the clearing procedure free places are allocated by drawing lots. Even those potential applicants who have not yet applied can take part.

Please note that no new registration is needed, assuming of course you are already registered [more].

Maintenance work

From 03.10. 23:00 until estimated completion on 08.10. 24:00 maintenance work will be done. Unfortunately the application portal is not available during that time.

We appreciate your understanding.

External Link to Higher-Education Compass
hochschulstart > Legal notice

Legal notice

This internet presentation is produced and maintained by the

"Stiftung für Hochschulzulassung - SfH"
(Trust for admission to higher education)
- Trust under German Federal public law -

represented by
Dr. Ulf Bade (Managing Director)

Sonnenstraße 171
44137 Dortmund

Telephone: +49 231 1081-0
E-mail: poststelle(at)

No information about application can be had under this telephone number or e-mail address.

Responsible supervisory body
Ministry for Culture and Sciences in the German state Nordrhein-Westfalen

Responsible for the content 

Patrick Holtermann, spokesman for

E-mail: pressestelle(at)

Contacts for those applying for a place of study

Enquiries about the procedures of the SfH are to be directed exclusively to the applicable address.

Contact for courses of studies with a local admission restriction
(Dialogue-oriented service procedure, DoSV)

Contact for courses of studies in Medicine, Veterinary, Dentistry and Pharmacy


E-mail: webmaster(at)

Notes on Liability aims to keep the web site always up-to-date with correct and full content. Despite that it is not possible to completely avoid the occurrence of errors. is not liable for the actuality, the correctness of the content, or the completeness of the web site's information unless of course the error was included deliberately or through gross negligence. This applies to possible damage, whether material or idealistic, to a third party that was caused through the use of the web site.

Verdict from 12th. May 1998: The Hamburg state court made the following decision, that one is, where applicable also responsible for the content of embedded links. According to the court this can only be avoided by explicitly distancing oneself from their content.

We have in our web pages links to pages on the internet where has no control over the content or actuality. The following statement applies for all of these links: " has no influence over the form or content of external internet pages and therefore distances itself from all external content even when offered a link to them. The operators of the linked pages are solely responsible for the content."


The layout of the homepage, the graphics and pictures as well as the individual articles are protected by copyright.

All rights, also those of the photomechanical reproduction, the copying and the distribution through special processes or partial-processes (for example data processing, data carriers and data networks) are exclusively those of

The non-commercial creation, use of and distribution of copies either electronically or in printed form is allowed if the content remains unchanged, the source is declared ( and no third person rights are encroached on.

Picture Sources

Campus, Ojo, (VCD), Agentur: Ojo Images, Fotoarchiv:

Wappen Baden-Württemberg Wappen Bayern Wappen Berlin Wappen Brandenburg Wappen Bremen Wappen Hamburg Wappen Hessen Wappen Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Wappen Niedersachsen Wappen Nordrhein-Westfalen Wappen Rheinland-Pfalz Wappen Saarland Wappen Sachsen Wappen Sachsen-Anhalt Wappen Schleswig-Holstein Wappen Thüringen

Information for study in ...