Application deadlines for the summer semester 2023

  • The application procedure for the summer semester 2023 is expected to begin in mid-December 2022.
  • The application deadline for admission-restricted degree programmes starting in the summer semester 2023 or for higher semesters is 15 January 2023.
  • There are no special deadlines for applicants who graduated in the years prior to this one, so-called "Alt-Abiturienten" at Saarland University.

First-degree programmes (bachelor's degree, teacher training, state examination)

For information about your application, e. g. if the chosen programme is restricted or you can start in summer semester, see degree programmes.

Admission-restricted Bachelor's degree programmes in the local procedure, first or higher subject semester (local entry restrictions) or teacher training programmes in higher-level entry:

  • Application from mid December to 15 January 2023
  • For all applicants including those who gained their higher education entrance qualification before 2022
  • The admission notifications (application 1st semester) are expected to be made available in mid-February. The enrolment deadline will be communicated in the letter of admission.

Non-restricted Bachelor’s and state examination programmes:

  • Enrolment from mid December to the end of March 2023

Medicine, dentistry and pharmacy:

  • In the summer semester only higher semesters with application deadline from mid December 2022 to 15 January 2023

Psychologie, Biologie, ZM, HM und Pharma

  • Keine Bewerbung zum Sommersemester für Studienanfänger (1. Fachsemester) möglich.

Master's degree programmes

For application deadlines for Master's degree programmes see Master's degree programmes. If the application needs to be submitted via the online admission application form (SIM portal) and not directly to the relevant department that manages the programme, you can submit your application from early December 2022 on.

Higher-level entry in first-degree programmes

The application period for a higher-level entry is the same as for the same programme for the first semester.


German courses

The application period for German courses of the International Study Centre Saar (ISZ Saar) is from early December until January 15, 2023. For further information for international prospective students see International applicants.

Admissions Office

Saarbrücken Campus
Building A4 2, Ground floor
Phone: +49 681 302-5491

Admissions Office

Central Student Advisory Service

Saarbrücken Campus
Building A4 4, Ground floor
Phone: +49 681 302-3513

Central Student Advisory Service