I A - Office of Student Affairs

Enrollment Checklist

The following provides an overview of the documents you need to upload when enrolling, organized by degree/program type. This overview aims to make things easier for you by providing you in advance with the information you need concerning enrollment.

Please upload documents via your personal TUB account (tuPORT). You will receive an email with your login details at an appropriate time. The following apps will be made available for you in tuPORT at the start of your enrollment process.

  • "My Account Balance”
    Information regarding semester fees, including reference details for transfers, is provided in the application "My Account Balance”. IMPORTANT: Payment must be received to the TU Berlin account before the deadline for enrollment. Be sure to note that the transfer to the TU Berlin account takes at least 2 business days. You must include the personal reference provided in tuPORT with your transfer - otherwise we are unable to clearly match your payment to your matriculation number.
     
  • "Enrollment and Re-Registration"
    This application tells you which documents you need to upload. You must upload individual documents directly via this app. Other ways of submission are not allowed. 


This is how you help us review your documents faster:
Format and size of uploads:

  • Please pay attention to the readability of your scanned documents and avoid to send fotos of your documents. If you do not have a scanning device at home, you can also use an appropriate smartphone app.
  • Sign forms: Forms must be signed by hand or using the freehand function in PDF readers. Digital signatures are not accepted.
  • PDF format
  • A file name may not exceed 40 characters and may not include umlauts or other special symbols
  • max. 4 MB per file
  • One file per document (all pages belonging to a file are to be sorted in the correct order, all scans must be legible and the right way up)

Please note that TU Berlin reserves the right to request original documents or officially certified copies of uploaded documents on a random basis or in cases of doubt concerning the authenticity or suitability of documents.

Important information about data protection: Be sure to mark your personal document as a copy. You can black out any unnecessary data. Your full name, date of birth, and if applicable, registered address, such as when applying for consideration in the quota of minor applicants, are needed.
Please find further information about data protection at TU Berlin here https://www.tu.berlin/en/go194788/

Please note: Underage students and applicants are capable of acting independently in all matters concerning their studies at their respective university, as long as they have reached the age of 16 (Section 9 (4) Berlin Higher Education Act).

Checklist for enrolling in Preparatory School and Precourse

Preparatory School and Precourse

  1. Enrollment form only for Preparatory School and Precourse: completed in full and signed
  2. Valid proof of ID: e.g. national ID card (front AND back) or passport (page showing personal details)
    Be sure to mark your personal document as a copy. You can black out any unnecessary data. At least your full first name, surname and date and place of birth are relevant.
  3. Payment of semester fees
    • Payment must be received to the TU Berlin account before the deadline for enrollment. Be sure to note that the transfer to the TU Berlin account takes at least 2 business days.
    • You must include the personal reference provided in tuPORT with your transfer - otherwise we are unable to clearly match your payment to your matriculation number.

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Additionally:

If "APS / Subsequent certification" is not fulfilled:

  • Prospective students with an APS certificate have to submit the original in paper form by post at TU Berlin's Team Bachelor International in case of admission for enrollment:

    Technische Universität Berlin
    Servicebereich Bachelor International - IA 2
    Straße des 17. Juni 135
    10623 Berlin
     
  • Please note: In certain cases you have to bring the original APS certificate in paper form with you to the admission test! You can find more information about the APS here.

Checklist for enrolling in bachelor's programs

Prospective students with a German higher education entrance qualification

  1. Enrollment form

    -  for degree programs with free admission: Applicants for degree programs with free admission must complete the online-registration. At the end of the registration process, the generated enrollment form is printed out directly, completed, signed and then uploaded to tuPORT. See here for further information.

    or:

    -  for degree programs with restricted admission: Applicants with a letter of acceptance of Hochschulstart or TU Berlin fill out this enrollment form in full, sign it and upload it to tuPORT.
     
    • Letter of acceptance, only if you have applied for a degree program with restricted admission.
       
    • Valid ID
      Be sure to mark your personal document as a copy. You can black out any unnecessary data. Your full name, date and place of birth.
      • e.g. national ID card (front and back) or passport (page showing personal data)
    • University entrance qualification certificate
    • Existance of valid health insurance - notification by a German statutory health insurance company
    • Payment of semester fees
      • Payment must be received to the TU Berlin account before the deadline for enrollment. Be sure to note that the transfer to the TU Berlin account takes at least 2 business days.
      • You must include the personal reference provided in tuPORT with your transfer - otherwise we are unable to clearly match your payment to your matriculation number.
      • If you want to enroll for multiple enrollment at the TU Berlin and are still asked to pay the semester fee in tuPORT, please contact the Office of Student Affairs/Undergraduate Admissions by e-mail before the deadline for enrollment.

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    Students who completed an period of service (e.g. federal volunteer service, youth volunteer service etc.):

    • Proof of service

    Students enrolling in teacher training degree programs whose core subject is taught at TU Berlin:

    • Please find out which secondary subject you can combine with your core subject. You should then complete and upload the form to be assigned a secondary subject (Antrag auf Zuweisung eines Zweitfachs). Once you have been assigned a secondary subject and enrolled at TU Berlin, you need to also enroll at the university where you will be taking your secondary subject (FU Berlin and HU Berlin). You will only be assigned a secondary subject and be able to enroll at TU Berlin after 31 August for the winter semester and 28 February for the summer semester.

    Students who are or were previously enrolled at a German university:

    • Certificate of termination of enrollment from the previous university attended with details of degree program, degree semester, university semester and any semesters taken as leave of absence.
    • A current certificate of enrollment from the previous university attended with details of degree program, degree semester, university semester and any semesters taken as leave of absence will be accepted for enrollment in a program with free admission (without NC). It will also accepted for enrollment in a program with restricted admission (with NC), provided you can prove that the previous program of study has no admission restriction/no NC.
    • You do not need to upload a certificate of enrollment/ termination of enrollment from TU Berlin.
    • If the TU Berlin is NOT your main university and you would like to enroll at TU Berlin as part of a multiple enrollment, please upload a certificate of enrollment from your main university in Berlin or Brandenburg for the corresponding semester, which contains at least the following information: degree program, degree semester, university semester and any semesters taken as leave of absence.

    Students who definitively failed an examination in a previous degree program:

    • "Application for Recognition of Previously Obtained Credits (Part A)". You need to complete this form together with Part B and obtain written confirmation from the examination board for the degree program you have applied to at TU Berlin that the definitively failed exam does not prevent you from commencing the degree program.

      The decided "Application for recognition of previously obtained credits (Part A)" must have the stamp and signature of the examination board or the digital signature by the examination board.
      The "Application for recognition of previously obtained credits (Part A)" with the above-mentioned decision by the examination board must be uploaded to your tuPORT within the enrollment deadline.

    Students wishing to study in a higher degree semester:

    Application for Recognition of Previously Obtained Credits (Part A). You need to complete this form together with Part B and obtain written confirmation from the examination board for the degree program you have applied to at TU Berlin that the higher degree semester you have been assigned to on the basis of your previous academic achievements in other degree programs.

    The decided "Application for recognition of previously obtained credits (Part A)" must have the stamp and signature of the examination board or the digital signature by the examination board.

    The "Application for recognition of previously obtained credits (Part A)" with the above-mentioned decision by the examination board must be uploaded to your tuPORT within the enrollment deadline.

    Information for re-registration at TU Berlin:

    If you were previously enrolled at TU Berlin and would like to apply for the same degree program with the same study and examination regulations, then you are regarded as a re-registrant. As a re-registrant, you also require a decision from the relevant examination committee regarding your degree semester:

    • If you are applying as a re-registrant for the 1st degree semester, it is only possible to enroll if the decision assigns you to the 1st degree semester.You are required to upload the decision regarding your degree semester in tuPORT after you have been accepted for enrollment. Please note: If you receive a decision which assigns you to the 2nd degree semester or a higher degree semester, you are not permitted to enroll in the 1. degree semester and your acceptance for enrollment is invalid.
    • You want to enroll in a degree programs with free admission and you are re-registrant, you are required to upload the decision regarding your degree semester in tuPORTfor enrollment.

    Students who have completed a degree at a university in Germany, another EU country, Iceland, Liechtenstein or Norway:

    • Certificates of successfully completed final examinations (e.g. bachelor’s, master’s, Staatsexamen, Diplom, Magister) in one file

    Prospective students with an international higher education entrance qualification

    1. Enrollment form: completed in full and signed
    2. Valid proof of ID: e.g. national ID card (front AND back) or passport (page showing personal details)
      Be sure to mark your personal document as a copy. You can black out any unnecessary data. At least your full first name, surname and date and place of birth are relevant.
    3. Existance of valid health insurance - notification by a German statutory health insurance company
    4. Payment of semester fees
      • Payment must be received to the TU Berlin account before the deadline for enrollment. Be sure to note that the transfer to the TU Berlin account takes at least 2 business days.
      • You must include the personal reference provided in tuPORT with your transfer - otherwise we are unable to clearly match your payment to your matriculation number.
      • If you want to enroll for multiple enrollment at the TU Berlin and are still asked to pay the semester fee in tuPORT, please contact the Office of Student Affairs/Undergraduate Admissions by e-mail before the deadline for enrollment.

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    Additionally:

      Students who are or were previously enrolled at a German university:

      • Certificate of termination of enrollment from the previous university attended with details of degree program, degree semester, university semester and any semesters taken as leave of absence.
      • A current certificate of enrollment from the previous university attended with details of degree program, degree semester, university semester and any semesters taken as leave of absence will be accepted for enrollment in a program with free admission (without NC). It will also accepted for enrollment in a program with restricted admission (with NC), provided you can prove that the previous program of study has no admission restriction/no NC.
      • You do not need to upload a certificate of termination of enrollment from TU Berlin.
      • If the TU Berlin is NOT your main university and you would like to enroll at TU Berlin as part of a multiple enrollment, please upload a certificate of enrollment from your main university in Berlin or Brandenburg for the corresponding semester, which contains at least the following information: degree program, degree semester, university semester and any semesters taken as leave of absence.

      Students who have definitively failed an examination in a previous degree program:

      • "Application for Recognition of Previously Obtained Credits (Part A)". You need to complete this form together with Part B and obtain written confirmation from the examination board for the degree program you have applied to at TU Berlin that the definitively failed exam does not prevent you from commencing the degree program.

        The decided "Application for recognition of previously obtained credits (Part A)" must have the stamp and signature of the examination board or the digital signature by the examination board.

        The "Application for recognition of previously obtained credits (Part A)" with the above-mentioned decision by the examination board must be uploaded to your tuPORT within the enrollment deadline.

      If "APS / Subsequent certification" is not fulfilled:

      • Prospective students with an APS certificate have to submit the original in paper form by post at TU Berlin's Team Bachelor International in case of admission for enrollment:

        Technische Universität Berlin
        Servicebereich Bachelor International - IA 2
        Straße des 17. Juni 135
        10623 Berlin

      Re-registration at TU Berlin:

      • If you were previously enrolled at TU Berlin and you have applied for the 1st degree semester for the same degree program with the same study and examination regulations via uni-assist, you have to upload the "Application for Recognition of Previously Obtained Credits (Part A)", including the decision from the relevant examination board at TU Berlin placing you in the 1st degree semester in tuPORT. Please note: If you receive a decision which assigns you to the 2nd degree semester or a higher degree semester, you are not permitted to enroll and your acceptance for enrollment is invalid.

      Students enrolling in teacher training degree programs whose core subject is taught at TU Berlin:

      • Please find out which secondary subject you can combine with your core subject. You should then complete and upload the form to be assigned a secondary subject (Antrag auf Zuweisung eines Zweitfachs). Once you have been assigned a secondary subject and enrolled at TU Berlin, you need to also enroll at the university where you will be taking your secondary subject (FU Berlin and HU Berlin). You will only be assigned a secondary subject and be able to enroll at TU Berlin after 31 August for the winter semester and 28 February for the summer semester.

      Students who completed an period of service (e.g. federal volunteer service, youth volunteer service etc.):

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      Additional information for students with confirmation of admission WITHOUT submitting an application via uni-assist:

      1. University entrance qualification certificate
        • All education certificates not issued in German or English have to be uploaded in their original language and as a translation in either German or English.
      2. Proof of German language skills at the specified level

      Multiple enrollment: Prevocational Education at TU Berlin as a secondary subject (bachelor's teacher training)

      You are enrolled at the Berlin University of the Arts (UdK) or at the Humboldt Universität zu Berlin (HU Berlin) in the core subject of a bachelor's degree program with teaching option and have received an assignment to the secondary subject Prevocational Education at the TU Berlin? Then you have to enroll for the secondary subject Prevocational Education at TU Berlin as part of a multiple enrollment:

      1. Please fill out the TU Berlin online registration 1 COMPLETELY.
        Please note: Select "Multiple enrollment" in item 9 under "Type of registration". In item 12 ("Multiple enrollment") please answer all questions regarding your primary university: Name of university (UdK or HU Berlin), degree type, degree format and subject.
      2. You will receive an email with login details for your personal TUB account (tuPORT).
      3. Then upload the following documents as a PDF in your tuPORT:
      • Enrollment form
      • Proof of assignment to the secondary subject Prevocational Education at the TU Berlin, e.g. letter of acceptance from the UdK or HU Berlin.
      • Certificate of enrollment from UdK or HU Berlin with details of the core subject, secondary subject Prevocational Education, degree semester, university semester and any semesters taken as leave of absence
      • Valid ID, e.g. national ID card (front and back) or passport (the page showing personal data)
        You can black out any unnecessary data. Your full name, date of birth.
      • University entrance qualification certificate (e.g. Abitur)
        (Please note: All education certificates not issued in German or English have to be uploaded in their original language and as a translation in either German or English.)
      • Proof of German language skills at the specified level, if you are submitting foreign certificates of education:

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      Additionally:

      Students who definitively failed an examination in a previous degree program:

      • "Application for Recognition of Previously Obtained Credits (Part A)". You need to complete this form (together with Part B) and obtain written confirmation from the examination board for the degree program you have applied to at TU Berlin that the definitively failed exam does not prevent you from commencing the degree program.

        The decided "Application for recognition of previously obtained credits (Part A)" must have the stamp and signature of the examination board or the digital signature by the examination board.

        The "Application for recognition of previously obtained credits (Part A)" with the above-mentioned decision by the examination board must be uploaded to your tuPORT within the enrollment deadline.

      Multiple enrollment: Digital Media & Technology bachelor's program (main university FU Berlin)

      You are enrolled in the Digital Media & Technology bachelor's program at the FU Berlin (= main university)? Then you have to enroll for the same bachelor's program at TU Berlin as part of a multiple enrollment:

      1. Please fill out the TU Berlin online registration 1 COMPLETELY.
        Please note: Select "Multiple enrollment" in item 9 under "Type of registration". In item 12 ("Multiple enrollment") please answer all questions regarding your primary university: Name of university (FU Berlin), degree type, degree format and subject.
      2. You will receive an email with login details for your personal TUB account (tuPORT).
      3. Then upload the following documents as a PDF in your tuPORT:
      • Enrollment form
      • Certificate of enrollment from FU Berlin with details of bachelor's degree program "Digital Media & Technology", degree semester, university semester and any semesters taken as leave of absence
      • Valid ID, e.g. national ID card (front and back) or passport (the page showing personal data)
        You can black out any unnecessary data. Your full name, date of birth.
      • University entrance qualification certificate (e.g. Abitur)
        (Please note: All education certificates not issued in German or English have to be uploaded in their original language and as a translation in either German or English.)
      • Proof of German language skills at the specified level, if you are submitting foreign certificates of education:

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      Additionally:

      Students who definitively failed an examination in a previous degree program:

      • "Application for Recognition of Previously Obtained Credits (Part A)". You need to complete this form (together with Part B) and obtain written confirmation from the examination board for the degree program you have applied to at TU Berlin that the definitively failed exam does not prevent you from commencing the degree program.

        The decided "Application for recognition of previously obtained credits (Part A)" must have the stamp and signature of the examination board or the digital signature by the examination board.
        The "Application for recognition of previously obtained credits (Part A)" with the above-mentioned decision by the examination board must be uploaded to your tuPORT within the enrollment deadline.

      Professionally Qualified Applicants

      1. Enrollment form

        -  for degree programs with free admission: Applicants for degree programs with free admission must complete the online-registration. At the end of the registration process, the generated enrollment form is printed out directly, completed, signed and then uploaded to tuPORT. See here for further information.
        or:
        -  for degree programs with restricted admission: Applicants with a letter of acceptance of Hochschulstart or TU Berlin fill out this enrollment form in full, sign it and upload it to tuPORT.
      2. Valid ID
        You can black out any unnecessary data. Your full name, date and place of birth.
        • e.g. national ID card (front and back) or passport (page showing personal data)
      3. University entrance qualification certificate
        • You have been admitted in accordance with §11 BerlHG and upload only the letter of acceptance from the TU Berlin as your university entrance qualification.
      4. Existance of valid health insurance - notification by a German statutory health insurance company
      5. Payment of semester fees:
        • Payment must be received to the TU Berlin account before the deadline for enrollment. Be sure to note that the transfer to the TU Berlin account takes at least 2 business days.
        • You must include the personal reference provided in tuPORT with your transfer - otherwise we are unable to clearly match your payment to your matriculation number.
        • If you want to enroll for multiple enrollment at the TU Berlin and are still asked to pay the semester fee in tuPORT, please contact the Office of Student Affairs/Undergraduate Admissions by e-mail before the deadline for enrollment.

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      Additionally:

      Students enrolling in teacher training degree programs whose core subject is taught at TU Berlin:

      • Please find out which secondary subject you can combine with your core subject. You should then complete and upload the form to be assigned a secondary subject (Antrag auf Zuweisung eines Zweitfachs). Once you have been assigned a secondary subject and enrolled at TU Berlin, you need to also enroll at the university where you will be taking your secondary subject (FU Berlin and HU Berlin). You will only be assigned a secondary subject and be able to enroll at TU Berlin after 31 August for the winter semester and 28 February for the summer semester.

      Students who are or were previously enrolled at a German university:

      • Certificate of termination of enrollment from the previous university attended with details of degree program, degree semester, university semester and any semesters taken as leave of absence.
      • A current certificate of enrollment from the previous university attended with details of degree program, degree semester, university semester and any semesters taken as leave of absence will be accepted for enrollment in a program with free admission (without NC). It will also accepted for enrollment in a program with restricted admission (with NC), provided you can prove that the previous program of study has no admission restriction/no NC.
      • You do not need to upload a certificate of termination of enrollment from TU Berlin.
      • If the TU Berlin is NOT your main university and you would like to enroll at TU Berlin as part of a multiple enrollment, please upload a certificate of enrollment from your main university in Berlin or Brandenburg for the corresponding semester, which contains at least the following information: degree program, degree semester, university semester and any semesters taken as leave of absence.

      Students who definitively failed an examination in a previous degree program:

      • "Application for Recognition of Previously Obtained Credits (Part A)". You need to complete this form together with Part B and obtain written confirmation from the examination board for the degree program you have applied to at TU Berlin that the definitively failed exam does not prevent you from commencing the degree program.

        The decided "Application for recognition of previously obtained credits (Part A)" must have the stamp and signature of the examination board or the digital signature by the examination board.
        The "Application for recognition of previously obtained credits (Part A)" with the above-mentioned decision by the examination board must be uploaded to your tuPORT within the enrollment deadline.

      Students wishing to study in a higher degree semester:

      • Application for Recognition of Previously Obtained Credits (Part A). You need to complete this form together with Part B and obtain written confirmation from the examination board for the degree program you have applied to at TU Berlin that the higher degree semester you have been assigned to on the basis of your previous academic achievements in other degree programs.

        The decided "Application for recognition of previously obtained credits (Part A)" must have the stamp and signature of the examination board or the digital signature by the examination board.

        The "Application for recognition of previously obtained credits (Part A)" with the above-mentioned decision by the examination board must be uploaded to your tuPORT within the enrollment deadline.

      Students who have completed a degree at a university in Germany, another EU country, Iceland, Liechtenstein or Norway:

      • Certificates of successfully completed final examinations (e.g. bachelor’s, master’s, Staatsexamen, Diplom, Magister) in one file

      Checklist for enrolling in master's programs

      Master´s programs: restricted admission (NC) and non-restricted admission (no NC)

      1. Enrollment form
      2. University degree certificate (e.g. Bachelor's degree) or ECTS certificate in German or English
      3. Existance of valid health insurance - notification by a German statutory health insurance company
      4. Current certificate of enrollment or certificate of termination of enrollment from previous university attended in Germany including details of the number of semesters completed at university, the degree semester and leave of absence
        • only required if previously enrolled at a German university
        • if it is your first enrollment at a German university, you do not have to upload a document at this point. You are also welcome to use our standard certificate.
        • We absolutely need the information about the university semesters and leave of absence! If this information is missing on your certificate, you can have your university fill out our certificate and upload it in addition to your certificate. Possibly, this is listed on the certificate of study history, the master data sheet, data control sheet, performance record according to examination regulations or the certificate according to §9 BAföG.
      5. Valid ID
        Be sure to mark your personal document as a copy. You can black out any unnecessary data. Necessary datas are your full name, date of birth and place of birth.
        • national ID card (front and back) or
        • passport (page showing personal data)
      6. Payment of semester fees
      7. or other proof specific to your degree program
        • you will be informed in your confirmation of admission if this is required
        • If so, you should also upload this
      • Students who have definitively failed an examination in a previous degree program:
        • Application for Recognition of Previously Obtained Credits (Part A). You need to complete this form and obtain written confirmation from the examination committee for the degree program you have applied to at TU Berlin (stamped and signed) that the definitively failed exam does not prevent you from commencing the degree program. Part A needs to be uploaded for enrollment.
      • You have applied with an APS certificate/document or a re-certification document.You have to submit the original document (hard copy) directly to the Office of Student Affairs – Graduate Admissions Department, either in person or by post.
        • APS - “Akademische Prüfstelle” (Academic Evaluation Centre)
          • Educational certificates that were obtained in India, Mongolia, Vietnam or the People‘s Republic of China, have to be verified by the “Akademische Prüfstelle (APS)” which is a joint institution of the German Embassy’s cultural department and the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). The APS verifies foreign educational certificates regarding their authenticity and determines if they qualify for the access to a German university (higher education entrance qualification) on the basis of the assessment proposals set by the “Zentralstelle für ausländisches Bildungswesen (ZAB)” (Central Office for Foreign Education; database anabin). If the result of the verification is positive, you will be issued an APS certificate/document. Please submit the original document (hard copy) directly to the Office of Student Affairs – Graduate Admissions Department, either in person or by post.
        • Re-certification
          • If you already passed the APS certification procedure and afterwards continued your studies and/or obtained an academic degree in your home country, the following applies: further periods of study or the achievement of an academic degree in your home country may give you access to a wider range of study programs and might be crucial to get access to your desired study program at TU Berlin. In this case, you have to have both the further periods of study and your academic degree documents re-certified by the APS. Please submit the original document (hard copy) directly to the Office of Student Affairs – Graduate Admissions Department, either in person or by post.

       

      Master’s programs (restricted admission (NC) and non-restricted admission): Multiple enrollment

      General information about multiple enrollment can be found on the following page.

      1. Enrollment form: Download
      2. University degree certificate (e.g. Bachelor's degree) or ECTS certificate in German or English
      3. Current certificate of enrollment with details of the total number of semesters studied at university, the degree semester and leave of absence.
        • We absolutely need the information about the university semesters and leave of absence! If this information is missing on your certificate, you can have your university fill out our certificate and upload it in addition to your certificate. Possibly, this is listed on the certificate of study history, the master data sheet, data control sheet, performance record according to examination regulations or the certificate according to §9 BAföG.
        • TU Berlin is your secondary university. You should pay your fees to your primary university where you also exercise your right of membership.
      4. Valid ID
        Be sure to mark your personal document as a copy. You can black out any unnecessary data. Necessary datas are your full name, date of birth and place of birth.
        • national ID card (front and back) or
        • passport (page showing personal data)
      5. or other proof specific to your degree program
        • You will be informed in your confirmation of admission if this is required
        • If so, you should also upload this

      Students who have definitively failed an examination in a previous degree program:

      • Application for Recognition of Previously Obtained Credits (Part A). You need to complete this form and obtain written confirmation from the examination committee for the degree program you have applied to at TU Berlin (stamped and signed) that the definitively failed exam does not prevent you from commencing the degree program. Part A needs to be uploaded for enrollment.

      Continuing education master’s programs

      1. Enrollment form for continuing education master´s programs: Download
      2. University degree certificate (e.g. Bachelor`s degree) in German or English
      3. Existance of valid health insurance - notification by a German statutory health insurance company
      4. Current certificate of enrollment or termination of enrollment from the last German university attended together with details of the total number of semesters studied at university, the degree semester and leave of absence
        • only required if you were already enrolled at a German university
        • if it is your first enrollment at a German university, you do not have to upload a document at this point. You are also welcome to use our standard certificate.
        • We absolutely need the information about the university semesters and leave of absence! If this information is missing on your certificate, you can have your university fill out our certificate and upload it in addition to your certificate. Possibly, this is listed on the certificate of study history, the master data sheet, data control sheet, performance record according to examination regulations or the certificate according to §9 BAföG.
      5. Valid ID
        Be sure to mark your personal document as a copy. You can black out any unnecessary data. Necessary datas are your full name, date of birth and place of birth.
        • national ID card (front and back) or
        • passport (page showing personal data)
      6. Payment of semester fees
      • Students who have definitively failed an examination in a previous degree program:
        • Application for Recognition of Previously Obtained Credits (Part A). You need to complete this form and obtain written confirmation from the examination board for the degree program you have applied to at TU Berlin (stamped and signed) that the definitively failed exam does not prevent you from commencing the degree program. Part A needs to be uploaded for enrollment.

       

      Checklist for enrolling in doctoral programs/doctoral exchanges

      Doctoral degree programs

      1. Enrollment form for doctoral degree programs: Download
      2. Proof of receipt of declaration of intent to pursue a doctorate from the faculty including details of which language the doctorate is to be written in (faculty board decision)
      3. Current certificate of enrollment or certificate of termination of enrollment from previous university attended in Germany
        • only required if you were already enrolled at a German university
        • if it is your first enrollment at a German university, you do not have to upload a document at this point. You are also welcome to use our standard certificate.
        • We absolutely need the information about the university semesters and leave of absence! If this information is missing on your certificate, you can have your university fill out our certificate and upload it in addition to your certificate. Possibly, this is listed on the certificate of study history, the master data sheet, data control sheet, performance record according to examination regulations or the certificate according to §9 BAföG.
      4. Valid ID
        Be sure to mark your personal document as a copy. You can black out any unnecessary data. Necessary datas are your full name, date of birth and place of birth.
        • national ID card (front and back) or
        • passport (page showing personal data)
      5. Payment of semester fees

      Doctoral exchanges (no degree awarded by TU Berlin)

      1. Enrollment form for special programs: please fill in completely and sign
      2. Current certificate of enrollment or termination of enrollment from the last German university attended together with details of the total number of semesters studied at university, the degree semester and leave of absence
        • only required if you were already enrolled at a German university
        • if it is your first enrollment at a German university, you do not have to upload a document at this point. You are also welcome to use our standard certificate.
        • We absolutely need the information about the university semesters and leave of absence! If this information is missing on your certificate, you can have your university fill out our certificate and upload it in addition to your certificate. Possibly, this is listed on the certificate of study history, the master data sheet, data control sheet, performance record according to examination regulations or the certificate according to §9 BAföG.
      3. Valid ID
        Be sure to mark your personal document as a copy. You can black out any unnecessary data. Necessary datas are your full name, date of birth and place of birth.
        • national ID card (front and back) or
        • passport (page showing personal data)
      4. Letter of invitation from faculty
      5. Payment of semester fees

      Checklist for enrolling in an exchange degree and for limited enrollment

      Bachelor´s degree: exchange degree

      1. Complete the online application in tuPORT and send it electronically
      2. Valid proof of ID: e.g. national ID card (front AND back) or passport (page showing personal details)
        Be sure to mark your personal document as a copy. You can black out any unnecessary data. At least your full first name, surname and date of birth are relevant.
      3. Proof of health insurance
      4. Payment of semester fees: Payment must be received to the TU Berlin account before the deadline for enrollment

      Students previously enrolled at a German university:

      • Certificate of termination of enrollment from previous university attended in Germany including details of degree program, the number of semesters completed at university, the degree semester and the number of semesters taken as leave of absence

      Bachelor´s degree: Special limited enrollment (no degree awarded by TU Berlin)

      1. Enrollment form: You should complete the registration form at the portal Online-Registration 2 (Online-Registrierung 2), print, sign and upload at your TUB account
      2. Valid proof of ID: e.g. national ID card (front AND back) or passport (page showing personal details)
        Be sure to mark your personal document as a copy. You can black out any unnecessary data. At least your full first name, surname and date of birth are relevant.
      3. Proof of health insurance
      4. Payment of semester fees: Payment must be received to the TU Berlin account before the deadline for enrollment
      5. Letter of invitation from faculty (please upload at your TUB account under the document type "Others/Sonstiges")

      Students previously enrolled at a German university:

      • Certificate of termination of enrollment from previous university attended in Germany
      • including details of degree program, the number of semesters completed at university, the degree semester and the number of semesters taken as leave of absence

      Master´s degree: exchange programs (no degree awarded by TU Berlin)

      Master’s - exchange programs (no degree awarded by TU Berlin)

      1. Declaration of Previous Periods of Study: Download
      2. Existance of valid health insurance - notification by a German statutory health insurance company
      3. Current certificate of enrollment or termination of enrollment from the last German university attended together with details of the total number of semesters studied at university, the degree semester and leave of absence
        • only required if you were already enrolled at a German university
        • We absolutely need the information about the university semesters and leave of absence ! If this information is missing on your certificate, you can have your university fill out our certificate and upload it in addition to your certificate. Possibly, this is listed on the certificate of study history, the master data sheet, data control sheet, performance record according to examination regulations or the certificate according to §9 BAföG.
      4. Valid ID
        Be sure to mark your personal document as a copy. You can black out any unnecessary data. Necessary datas are your full name, date of birth and place of birth.
        • national ID card (front and back) or
        • passport (page showing personal data)
      5. Payment of semester fees

      Master´s degree: exchange programs (dual program with degree awarded by TU Berlin)

      Master´s degree: exchange programs (dual program with degree awarded by TU Berlin)

      1. Declaration of Previous Periods of Study: Download
      2. Existance of valid health insurance - notification by a German statutory health insurance company
      3. Current certificate of enrollment or termination of enrollment from the last German university attended together with details of the total number of semesters studied at university, the degree semester and leave of absence
        • only required if you were already enrolled at a German university
        • We absolutely need the information about the university semesters and leave of absence! If this information is missing on your certificate, you can have your university fill out our certificate and upload it in addition to your certificate. Possibly, this is listed on the certificate of study history, the master data sheet, data control sheet, performance record according to examination regulations or the certificate according to §9 BAföG.
      4. Valid ID
        Be sure to mark your personal document as a copy. You can black out any unnecessary data. Necessary datas are your full name, date of birth and place of birth.
        • national ID card (front and back) or
        • passport (page showing personal data)
      5. Payment of semester fees

      Master´s degree: special programs (e.g. Erasmus Mundus)

      1. Enrollment form for special programs: Download
      2. University degree certificate (e.g. Bachelor`s degree) in German or English
      3. Existance of valid health insurance - notification by a German statutory health insurance company
      4. Current certificate of enrollment or certificate of termination of enrollment from previous university attended in Germany
        • only required if previously enrolled at a German university
        • including details of the number of semesters completed at university, the number of degree semesters and leave of absence
        • We absolutely need the information about the university semesters and leave of absence! If this information is missing on your certificate, you can have your university fill out our certificate and upload it in addition to your certificate. Possibly, this is listed on the certificate of study history, the master data sheet, data control sheet, performance record according to examination regulations or the certificate according to §9 BAföG.
      5. Valid ID
        Be sure to mark your personal document as a copy. You can black out any unnecessary data. Necessary datas are your full name, date of birth and place of birth.
        • national ID card (front and back) or
        • passport (page showing personal data)
      6. Letter of invitation from faculty
      7. Payment of semester fees

      Master´s degree: Summer/Winter University

      Master’s - Summer/Winter University

      1. Enrollment form for special programs: Download
      2. Existance of valid health insurance - notification by a German statutory health insurance company
      3. Current certificate of enrollment or termination of enrollment from the last German university attended together with details of the total number of semesters studied at university, the degree semester and leave of absence
        • only required if you were already enrolled at a German university
        • We absolutely need the information about the university semesters and leave of absence! If this information is missing on your certificate, you can have your university fill out our certificate and upload it in addition to your certificate. Possibly, this is listed on the certificate of study history, the master data sheet, data control sheet, performance record according to examination regulations or the certificate according to §9 BAföG.
      4. Valid ID
        Be sure to mark your personal document as a copy. You can black out any unnecessary data. Necessary datas are your full name, date of birth and place of birth.
        • national ID card (front and back) or
        • passport (page showing personal data)
      5. Payment of semester fees
        • Exact information regarding due fees available from your program coordinator

      Master´s degree: Special limited enrollment (no degree awarded by TU Berlin)

      1. Enrollment form for special programs: Download
      2. Current certificate of enrollment or termination of enrollment from the last German university attended together with details of the total number of semesters studied at university, the degree semester and leave of absence
        • only required if you were already enrolled at a German university
        • We absolutely need the information about the university semesters and leave of absence! If this information is missing on your certificate, you can have your university fill out our certificate and upload it in addition to your certificate. Possibly, this is listed on the certificate of study history, the master data sheet, data control sheet, performance record according to examination regulations or the certificate according to §9 BAföG.
      3. Existance of valid health insurance - notification by a German statutory health insurance company
      4. Valid ID
        Be sure to mark your personal document as a copy. You can black out any unnecessary data. Necessary datas are your full name, date of birth and place of birth.
        • national ID card (front and back) or
        • passport (page showing personal data)
      5. Letter of invitation from faculty
      6. Payment of semester fees