Summer term: 15th January
Start of lectures: mid March
Winter term MA : 15th July 2021
Winter term BA: 31th July 2021
Start of lectures: end of September
If the end of the application period falls on a Sunday or a public holiday, the application period ends at this day and is not extended. The date of receipt of the application for admission with all necessary documents at the university is decisive, not the date of the postmark.
Your completed application must arrive at the University not later than the mentioned deadlines.
Applications which are submitted after the deadline, or which are incomplete, will not be considered.
If you have completed your higher education entrance qualification abroad, you will need a certificate of recognition before applying to HHN. Please take care of the recognition of your certificates as early as possible. The certificate of recognition must be received by HHN by the application deadline (15.01./15.07 or 31.07. for Bachelor applicants for the winter term 2021/2022).
Applicants for Bachelor's and Master's programmes in Medical Informatics ("Medizinische Informatik") are obliged to comply with different regulations (see below).
for a certificate of recognition.
The Center for International Students is the central point of contact for those interested in universities of applied science in Baden-Württemberg with regard to advice, certificate recognition and German examinations.
Your application can only be considered if all required documents (including the certification of the Center for International Students) reached Heilbronn University of Applied Sciences on the due date (January 15 for the summer semester and July 15 for the winter semester). Please note that theses are cut-off periods.
International applicants for Medical Informatics ("Medizinische Informatik") do not have to send their documents to the Center for International Students in Konstanz.
They only have to send their documents to Heilbronn University of Applied Science.
For study applications from China, Vietnam or Mongolia, the original certificate confirming the authenticity of their documents or the original certificate from the "Akademische Prüfstelle" ("APS") must be enclosed.
Further information can be obtained from the "Hochschulrektorenkonferenz" or directly from the "Akademische Prüfstelle":
For most programmes, the language of instruction is German and you will need a German language certificate for admission.
Some Master-programms are taught in English.
International students from not EU/EAA states applying for a degree in the state of Baden-Württemberg have to pay a tuition fee of EUR 1.500 per semester.