How to apply for higher terms

 

You can apply for the following programmes with admission restrictions (higher terms) directly to our university:

 

Bachelor’s programmes

Biochemistry

Business Management

Economics

Information Science and Language Technology

Media and Culture Studies

Medical Physics

Psychology

Social Sciences – Media, Politics, Society

 

Bachelor’s programmes with core and complementary subject

Core subjects:

German Languages and Literatures

Japanese Studies

 

Bachelor’s programmes with core and complementary subject

Complementary subjects:

Communication and Media Studies

German Languages and Literatures

Political Science

Social Sciences

 

Master’s programme

Psychology

 

State examination

Dentistry

Law

Medicine

Pharmacy

 

The application deadlines for higher terms are March 15th for the summer semester and September 15th for the winter semester. Letters of acceptance are usually sent at the end of March or at the end of September. If you have not received a letter one month after the deadline, your application has been rejected. Notifications of rejection will not be issued.

 

Please send your application form (including all necessary documents) to:

 

Heinrich-Heine-Universität

Studierenden- und Prüfungsverwaltung

Universitätsstr. 1

40225 Düsseldorf

 

Statements about the prospects of your application cannot be made in advance. If there are any places available, they will be allocated according to the criteria which are applied by the Stiftung für Hochschulzulassung. In the programmes medicine, pharmacy and dentistry the places will be allocated according to the number of credits that each applicant has already received.

 

Downloads – application forms for higher terms  undefinedOnly available in German

 

 

 

 

  • Special office hours for dentistry: Prof. Dr. Hugger offers office hours concerning the transfer of credits for the application for higher terms. Office hours take place between 9.30 a.m. and 11.30 a.m. in building 23.02, floor 00, Universitätsstr. 1, 40225 Düsseldorf: Monday, August, 10th 2015 and Monday, September, 7th 2015.
  • Information for applicants of pharmacy: Please call Prof. Passreiter before handing in your application (phone: +49 211 81-14172, Monday – Friday 12 – 2 p.m.) and also ask afterwards, if your documents are complete.
  • Information for applicants of dentistry who transfer from another German university within the exact same programme: Since winter semester 2013/14 the HHU Düsseldorf offers the so called “Modellstudiengang” in medicine. This means that many credits in the pre-clinical part are not being acquired in one single semester, but throughout several semesters. Students of dentistry who want to transfer from a German university to Düsseldorf should be aware that the credits for the subjects chemistry, physics, microanatomy, macro anatomy, biochemistry and physiology in the pre-clinical part of dentistry cannot be acquired in one single semester, but throughout several semesters.

 

All other applicants have to apply for a transfer of credits to the following institutions:

 

  • Bachelor’s programmes: respective board of examiners
  •  Master Psychology: information to be found here
  •  Medicine, Pharmacy and Dentistry: Landesprüfungsamt für Medizin, Psychotherapie und Pharmazie, Postfach 300865, 40408 Düsseldorf, phone: +49 211 – 475 5150. Building: Bonneshof 35, 40474 Düsseldorf. Opening hours: Tuesday and Thursday 8:30 – 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 – 02:30 p.m.
    • Applicants who were born abroad or do not study in NRW have to contact the following office for the recognition of qualifications: Hessisches Landesprüfungsamt für Heilberufe, Adickesallee 38, 60322 Frankfurt, phone: +49 69 153 50

 

  •  Law: Dean’s office of the Faculty of Law, building 24.91, office hours: Monday, Thursday 9 – 11 a.m. Monday, Wednesday 1 – 3 p.m.

 

 

 

 

Contact

Registrar's and Examinations Office

Universitätsstr. 1
Building: 21.02 (SSC)
40225 Düsseldorf
Phone +49 211 81-12345
Fax +49 211 81-12251

News

Application for dentistry

 

Prof. Dr. Hugger offers office hours concerning the transfer of credits for the application for higher terms:

 

September, March, 4th 2017 and Monday, September, 11th 2015 8:30 – 11:00 a.m.

 

Office hours take place in building 23.02, floor 00, Universitätsstr. 1, 40225 Düsseldorf.

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