Application deadlines

Please apply by

  • 15 January for the upcoming winter semester
  • 31 July for the upcoming summer semester


  • Proof of completing at least 60 credits (ECTS) before starting the exchange semester is required
  • Language qualification (grades from high schools or equal cannot be recognized as proof of language proficiency) for
    • English-taught programs: at least GER B2.2 (A-levels certificate is not sufficient)
    • English-taught programs in Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the USA: at least GER C1
    • French- taught programs: at least GER B2
    • Italian-taught programs: at least GER B1
    • Spanish- taught programs: at least GER B1
  • Accepted proof of language proficiency can for example be obtained through
    • Successfully completing a HTW language course of the required language level (Unicert certificate)
    • Recognized external language tests like TOEFL, IELTS, TOEIC, Cambridge Assessment or similar
    • Successfully completing a language courses of the required level from other universities or the VHS (Volkshochschule)
  • Important: The proof of language proficiency has to be not older than 2 years.

Grades from high schools or equal cannot be recognized as the proof of language proficiency
Even if you fulfil all of the requirements, HTW Berlin cannot guarantee an exchange place at a specific partner university.

Online Application

Please find your partner universities and the application here.

The following documents are required for the online application:

  • Certificate of enrolment (LSF print-out)
  • Language certificate
  • Proof of previous studies (LSF print-out)
  • Document of nationality (if necessary)

 Once  you have registered on our Mobility Online platform you can access your application and complete all necessary steps by logging in on the following website:

Mobility Online Login