Headergrafik - Bachelor

Foundation Year @ EBS Universität

For applicants who do not qualify for a direct entry into a German university, EBS Universität offers an English-taught Foundation Year programme.


The one-year programme prepares prospective students for our Bachelor in Business Studies Programme at our university.

The Foundation Year consists of:

  • English preparation courses in Mathematics, Economics, Academic English and German
  • The English version of the German Feststellungsprüfung - the official assessment test that qualifies you for an entry into the English-taught management undergraduate programmes at EBS Universität

Details

  • Application deadline: 15 May
    Submitting the application for the desired Bachelor in Business Studies programme. For students who do not need a visa a later entry might be possible
  • Duration: One-year programme // August - July
  • Semester dates
    · Start: End of August
    · First semester: September - December
    · Second semester: January - May
    · Examination: June
    · Final results: Beginning of July
  • Location: Cologne, Germany
    The Foundation Year is conducted by a partner institution
  • Investment: 11,000 Euro

Application process

Foundation Year and Bachelor in Business Studies programme

  1. Apply for the desired Bachelor in Business Studies programme via our Online Application System

  2. Our admission team will review your application and let you know whether you meet the requirements of the German higher education entrance qualification

  3. If you do not meet the education requirements, we might be able to offer you the chance to study at EBS Universität with the help of the Foundation Year

  4. If you meet our entry requirements, we will invite you to one of our Bachelor Selection Days. If it is not possible for you to come to Germany, we will coordinate an individual online-based selection day. Here you will find further information about our admission process

  5. If you pass the assessment tests, we will offer you a study contract in combination with the contract for the Foundation Year

  6. Sign the contract and send it back to us

  7. Receive the admission letter and apply for your German student visa

  8. Book your flights and accommodation

  9. Start your future in Germany!

Learn more about the Bachelor in Business Studies programmes


When will I start my Bachelor in Business Studies programme?

After you have successfully passed the official assessment test / Feststellungsprüfung of the Foundation Year programme in July, you will start with the Bachelor in Business Studies programme in August. You can use the remaining time to find an accommodation in Oestrich-Winkel. Our EBS Housing Office will support you to find an apartment.

Contact
Christof Glaser
Student Recruitment Manager Bachelor Programmes
+49 611 7102 1594
+49 611 7102 10 1594
christof.glaser@ebs.edu
Rheingaustraße 1
65375 Oestrich-Winkel
Cornelia Dienlin
Admissions Manager Bachelor Programmes
+49 611 7102 1566
+49 611 7102 10 1566
cornelia.dienlin@ebs.edu
Rheingaustraße 1
65375 Oestrich-Winkel