• This is the registration portal for applications to all CGL programs and courses starting in the winter-term 2017! Registration is the first step of the application process.

    In the following pages you will be asked to first select the program you want to apply for, then enter your personal data, upload all required documents and agree to the terms and regulations.

    If you need further information about the required qualifications, please visit the following pages:

    We only accept applications submitted via this portal. Any documents that are submitted without a matching registrant in the database will not be considered. Thank you.


    Please be aware that CGL does not check the formal validity of your documents. International applicants have to submit  their documents to the validation agency Uni Assist parallel to the CGL application procedure. The deadlines for Uni Assist submissions are March 31 (B.A. & M.A. applicants). 

    All application documents must be submitted to Uni Assist as officially certified copies. If your  documents are issued in a language other than English or German, you are required to submit a German or English language translation from a state certified translator.

    Please find further information on the Uni Assist procedure here:


    Application process
    1. Registration (for BA and MA programs alike) is open until March 31 at 23:59 CET.
    2. All applicants will receive this year´s application tasks via email on April 3.
    3. The tasks must be completed and submitted via email by May 2 at 23.59 CET.
    4. Selected applicants will be invited for an interview that will take place in the end of June.
    5. Successful candidates will be informed by the beginning of July.
    Start application process
  • Step 1/3, Personal data

    Please fill in all requested information and be sure to submit it all at once. If you leave or reload the website before hitting the submit button in step 3, all of your data will be lost. Make sure to double-check everything before submitting since you will not be able to make any corrections, changes or additions afterwards. All fields are mandatory if not stated otherwise.

    NOTE: You may use the "Next Step" button to navigate between all 3 steps.

  • Step 2/3, Upload your files

    Please prepare all required documents in the proper format and file size before uploading them to our servers. It is mandatory to submit your academic certificates and degrees as well as your curriculum vitae.

    Work samples

    Please choose to upload a file or provide a link to your portfolio.


    NOTE: You may use the "Next Step" button to navigate between all 3 steps.

  • Step 3/3, Submit your data

    Have you provided all of the necessary data? Have you double-checked your submission? If so, then please read our terms of service about how we handle and protect your personal data carefully before submitting your application to us.

    Once you hit the submit button and the file upload is complete, you will receive a confirmation about your submission via email and we will soon contact you with the next steps of the application process. Please make sure to check your email for the announcement of the application task on April 2nd. Make sure our emails do not get lost in your email spam directory.


    Please solve the captcha to prove that you are human. The captcha disappears when it is solved, so no need to click submit to validate the captcha. You solve the captcha if you enter the words which are shown above the captcha.

    Terms of service

    Please read the terms of use carefully.

    NOTE: You may use the "Next Step" button to navigate between all 3 steps.