Program Options

The following is a list of our Prep Programs. Programs are available for Bachelor degrees in English and German, as well as for Master degrees in German.

Bachelor Prep Program English - Technology (T-Kurs)

This program prepares you for a Bachelor's degree in the department of technology such as engineering, IT, or architecture.

This program contains

  • Subject courses in
    • Mathematics: Elementary mathematics, curve sketching, integration, extreme value problems
    • Computer Science: Number systems, propositional logic, circuits in computers, principles of computer composition, system software, programming in python
    • Physics: Statics, kinematics, and kinetics of rigid bodies, electromagnetic fields, DC circuits
  • Optional: Additional German language courses A1 - A2

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Details

Regularly classes take place at BIC from Monday to Friday, (30 hours per week). For direct access for all students classes are available to start online.

Language of instruction: English
Examination: BIC final exams in all subjects (written and oral)
Program start: November of each year
Duration: 8 months
Tuition fees: 9,860 EUR

Includes subject courses, examinations, course materials, and student services.
Optional German language courses A1 - A2: 1,350 EUR per language level

Dates and tuition fees

Program parts

Program start
each year

Duration

Tuition fees

German A1 - A2
+ Studienkolleg English

August

12 months

12,560 EUR

German A2
+ Studienkolleg English

September

10 months

11,210 EUR

Only Subject Courses
(Studienkolleg) in English

November

8 months

9,860 EUR

Requirements

  • Secondary school certificate (generally 12 years of school) with a grade of at least 50 % of the overall possible points
  • English language level B2. Accepted proof of English: TOEFL 72, IELTS 6, or secondary school completed entirely in English.
  • Optional: German language certificate A1 for students wishing to participate in the German Language Course A2

Application deadline

Applications are processed on a rolling basis throughout the year. In general, non-EU residents should apply as early as possible - preferably at least 3 months before program start. Applications can be handed in on shorter notice as well.

Degree programs after this preparation program

Prior to the program you will receive a conditional offer letter from one of our partner universities. You choose your partner university during the application process.

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Bachelor Prep Program German - Technology (T-Kurs)

This program prepares you for a Bachelor's degree in the department of technology such as engineering, IT, or architecture.

This program contains

  • German language courses B1 - C1, if you do not hold a German C1 certificate. You will start with the German language level matching your previous German language experience.
  • Subject courses in
    • Mathematics: Elementary mathematics, curve sketching, integration, extreme value problems
    • Physics: Statics, kinematics, and kinetics of rigid bodies, electromagnetic fields, DC circuits, AC circuits
    • Computer Science: Number systems, propositional logic, circuits in computers, principles of computer composition, programming in python
    • Chemistry: Substances and mixtures, atom models, stoichiometry, chemical bonds, acids and bases, chemical reactions

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Details

Regularly classes take place at BIC from Monday to Friday, (30 hours per week). For direct access for all students classes are available to start online.

Language of instruction: German
Examinations:

  1. Feststellungsprüfung (FSP), state university entrance examination
  2. BIC final exams in all subjects (written and oral), TestAS & DSH

Program start: According to your German language level
Duration: 8 - 14 months, according to your German language level
Tuition fees:  9,860 EUR - 14,610 EUR

Includes German language courses B1 - C1 (if necessary), subject courses, examinations, course materials, and student services.

Dates and tution fees

Program parts

Program start
each year

Duration

Tuition fees

German B1 - C1
+ Studienkolleg German

August

14 months

14,610 EUR

German B2 - C1
+ Studienkolleg German

November

12 months

13,260 EUR

German C1
+ Studienkolleg German

February

10 months

11,910 EUR

Only Subject Courses
(Studienkolleg) in German

April

8 months

9,860 EUR

Requirements

  • Secondary school certificate (generally 12 years of school) with a grade of at least 50 % of the overall possible points
  • Conversational level in English (at least B2)
  • A recognized certificate (Goethe, telc, TestDaf, DSH) matching your previous German language experience (A2-C1) - according to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR).

Application deadline

Applications are processed on a rolling basis throughout the year. In general, non-EU residents should apply as early as possible - preferably at least 3 months before program start. Applications can be handed in on shorter notice as well.

Degree programs after this preparation program

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Bachelor Prep Program German - Business (W-Kurs)

This program prepares you for a Bachelor's degree in the department of business such as Business Administration, Economics, or Management.

This program contains

  • German Language Courses B1 - C1, if you do not hold a C1 German language certificate. You will start with the German language level matching your previous German language experience.
  • Subject courses in
    • Mathematics: Elementary mathematics, curve sketching, integration, extreme value problems
    • Economics: Markets, pricing, legal aspects, wages, competition and fiscal policy, monetary policy, internationalization
    • Business Administration: Strategic management, organizational structure, materials and production management, marketing, investing, internal/external accounting
    • Computer Science: Number systems, propositional logic, circuits in computers, principles of computer composition, programming in python
    • Business English C1: Working with factual texts/audio/video, discussing about a business subject

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Details

Regularly classes take place at BIC from Monday to Friday, (30 hours per week). For direct access for all students classes are available to start online.

Language of instruction: German
Examination: Feststellungsprüfung (FSP), state university entrance examination
Program start: According to your German language level
Duration: 8 - 14 months, according to your German language level
Tuition fees:  9,860 EUR - 14,610 EUR

Includes German language courses B1 - C1 (if necessary), subject courses, examinations, course materials, and student service

Dates and tuition fees

 

Program start
each year

Duration

Tuition fees

German B1 - C1
+ Studienkolleg German

September

14 months

14,610 EUR

German B2 - C1
+ Studienkolleg German

June

12 months

13,260 EUR

German C1
+ Studienkolleg German

September

10 months

11,910 EUR

Only Subject Courses
(Studienkolleg) in German

November

8 months

9,860 EUR

Requirements

  • Secondary school certificate (generally 12 years of school) with a grade of at least 50 % of the overall possible points
  • Conversational level in English (at least B2)
  • A recognized certificate (Goethe, telc, TestDaf, DSH) matching your previous German language experience (A2-C1) - according to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR)

Application deadline

Applications are processed on a rolling basis throughout the year. In general, non-EU residents should apply as early as possible - preferably at least 3 months before program start. Applications can be handed in on shorter notice as well.

Degree programs after this preparation program

Prior to the program you will receive a conditional offer letter from one of our partner universities. You choose your partner university during the application process.

If you are interested in this program, send us your application

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Master Prep Program German

This program prepares you for a Master's degree in any department. German language courses up to level C1 account for the majority of this program.

This program contains

German language courses B1 - C1 - You will start with the German language level matching your previous German language experience.

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Details

Regularly classes take place at BIC from Monday to Friday, (30 hours per week). For direct access for all students classes are available to start online.

Language of instruction: German
Examination: Deutsche Sprachprüfung für den Hochschulzugang (DSH)
Program start: According to your German language level
Duration: 4 - 8 months, according to your German language level
Tuition fees:  3,090 EUR - 5,490 EUR

Includes German language courses B1 - C1 (if necessary), examinations, course materials, and student services.

Dates and tuition fees

Program parts

Program start
each year

Duration

Tuition fees

German B1 - C1

September

8 months

5,490 EUR

German B2 - C1

November

6 months

4,290 EUR

Only German C1

February

4 months

3,090 EUR

Requirements

  • Secondary school certificate (generally 12 years of school) with a grade of at least 50 % of the overall possible points
  • Bachelor's degree in the same department as the Master's degree you are applying for. GPA that converts to at least 2.5 in the German grading scale.
  • Conversational level in English (at least B2)
  • A recognized certificate (Goethe, telc, TestDaf, DSH) matching your previous German language experience (A2-B2) - according to the Common European Framework of Reference (CEFR)

Application deadline

Applications are processed on a rolling basis throughout the year. In general, non-EU residents should apply as early as possible - preferably at least 3 months before program start. Applications can be handed in on shorter notice as well.

Degree programs after this preparation program

Prior to the program you will receive a conditional offer letter from one of our partner universities. You choose your partner university during the application process.

If you are interested in this program, send us your application

Apply Online