Application for Human medicine and Dentistry in the first semester of study

Application for the nationwide admission restricted courses of studies Human medicine and Dentistry in the first semester of study take place through the Stiftung für Hochschulzulassung (University Admissions Foundation) only. This applies to:

  • German student applicants,
  • Student applicants with a German higher education entrance qualification (regardless of nationality),
  • non-German student applicants from the EU or EEA region.

Non-German student applicants for nationwide admission restricted courses of studies in the first semester of study without a German higher education entrance qualification and who do not come from the EU or EEA region or do not successfully completed preparatory courses apply via ► uni-assist.

Application periods for Human medicine and Dentistry in the first semester of study

Prospective students who acquired their university-entrance diploma before January 16th of the year they intend to begin their studies can apply from May 1st to May 31st of the year (less recent graduates).

Prospective students who acquire their university-entrance diploma after January 15th of the year apply from July 1st to August 20th of the year (recent graduates).


Application procedure, periods and required documents

An application via hochschulstart.de is required in the first place.

If you claim a bonus due to the Test for medical studies (TMS) or a medical related vocational training  you have to submit the respective documents along with your application on hochschulstart.de.

Follow the link to the application portal of the Stiftung für Hochschulzulassung (University Admissions Foundation): ► hochschulSTART.de

Application periods for Human medicine and Dentistry in the first semester of study

Prospective students who acquired their university-entrance diploma before January 16th of the year they intend to begin their studies can apply from May 1st to May 31st of the year (less recent graduates).

Prospective students who acquire their university-entrance diploma after January 15th of the year apply from July 1st to August 20th of the year (recent graduates).


Admission limits

Admission Limits for winter semester 2017/18

Admissions limits for the best graduate quota (20 %) and waiting period (20 %) are available on hochschulstart.de.

Admissions limits for the selection procedure of the university are based on the bonus improved admission grade (not your grade point average).

Human medicine

Admission grade: 1.2

Subsequent applicants with an admission grade of 1.2 had to be decided by drawing lots.

Dentistry

Admission grade: 1.5

Subsequent applicants with an admission grade of 1.5 had to be decided by drawing lots.

Admission limits from recent years

The selection procedure for Human medicine and Dentistry was changed in winter semester 2017/18. The admission grade is worked out according to altered criteria, selection interviews were annulled and applicants, who assigned the University of Rostock position 2 as preferred place of study, are accepted for the selection procedure. Therefore the admissions limits from recent years are no indication to assess your application chances.