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English proficiency

The following English language certificates and levels are accepted:

  • Cambridge FCE, (CAE (C1) and CPE (C2))
  • IELTS (min. 5.5 points)
  • PTE Academic (min. 59 points)
  • TOEFL (mind. 72 points internet-based / min. 567 points paper-based) 
  • OOPT (min. 60 points)
  • telc B2-C1 University
  • TOEIC (min. 785 points „hearing/reading“, 160 points „speaking“ and 150 points "speaking")
  • Completion of a University degree for which the medium of instruction was English. Ideally, a clear statement is written on your transcript of records or your diploma supplement. Note that a letter from a Professor is not sufficient. It needs to be a statement/letter written by an official administrative institution of your University such as the examinations committee or the Dean.
  • Citizenship of a country with English as official language
  • Abitur from Germany or Luxembourg with English proficiency equivalent to B2
  • Native speakers