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

Classes take place at BIC from Monday to Friday, (30 hours per week).

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: 8,690€

Includes subject courses, examinations, course materials, and student services.
Optional German language courses A1 - A2: 1,200€ per language level

Dates and tuition fees

Program parts

Program start
each year

Duration

Tuition fees

German A1 - A2
+ Studienkolleg English

August

12 months

11,090€

German A2
+ Studienkolleg English

September

10 months

9,890€

Only Subject Courses
(Studienkolleg) in English

November

8 months

8,690€

Requirements

  • Secondary school certificate (generally 12 years of school) with a grade of at least 50 % of the overall possible points
  • Very good command of the English language - B2 - C1 level according to the Common European Framework (CEFR)

Application deadline

There is no fixed application deadline. Non-EU residents should apply as early as possible - regularly at least 3-6 months before program start. Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, applications can be handed in on shorter notice.

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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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

Classes take place at BIC from Monday to Friday, (30 hours per week).

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:  8,690€ - 12,950€

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

12,950€

German B2 - C1
+ Studienkolleg German

November

12 months

11,750€

German C1
+ Studienkolleg German

February

10 months

10,550€

Only Subject Courses
(Studienkolleg) in German

April

8 months

8,690€

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 B1)
  • 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

There is no fixed application deadline. Non-EU residents should apply as early as possible - regularly at least 3-6 months before program start. Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, applications can be handed in on shorter notice.

Degree programs after this preparation program

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

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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

Classes take place at BIC from Monday to Friday, (30 hours per week).

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:  8,690€ - 12,950€

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

12,950€

German B2 - C1
+ Studienkolleg German

June

12 months

11,750€

German C1
+ Studienkolleg German

September

10 months

10,550€

Only Subject Courses
(Studienkolleg) in German

November

8 months

8,690€

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

There is no fixed application deadline. Non-EU residents should apply as early as possible - regularly at least 3-6 months before program start. Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, applications can be handed in on shorter notice.

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

Classes take place at BIC from Monday to Friday, (30 hours per week).

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€ - 5,490€

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€

German B2 - C1

November

6 months

4,290€

Only German C1

February

4 months

3,090€

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

There is no fixed application deadline. Non-EU residents should apply as early as possible - regularly at least 3-6 months before program start. Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic, applications can be handed in on shorter notice.

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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