Deadlines & Fees

The Bachelor program begins each year in the winter term (Mid-September), with applications taking place in spring.

Application Process

  • First Stage: February 1 until March 31*
  • International students need to send their documents to Uni-Assist by March 31**
  • Second Stage: The application tasks are sent out in the beginning of April
  • Third Stage: Interviews take place in the second half of June

There are no tuition fees, however TH Koeln charges a general fee of approximately 255 EUR per semester which includes a ticket for public transport in the area of North Rhine-Westphalia, including the cities of Cologne, Bonn, and Dusseldorf.


*Applicants who didn’t receive their Highschool-diploma (Abitur) yet, can hand it in by July 15, BUT need to apply with their last diploma or transcript of records, including a letter saying that they will receive their final diploma after the March 31 deadline.

**Note: The Uni-Assist application does not replace the application through CGL’s website! International students have to do both applications.