Application process for a Master's degree

You have to apply for all of our master's degrees. Please read the provided information carefully and consider our Frequently Asked Questions!

This is how the application process works:

Important notice: Your application documents will be digitized and destroyed after we checked the certifications! Please do not send us any original documents!

Please send your application to the following address:


Mailing address:
University of Bamberg
Enrolment Office (section II/1)
D-96045 Bamberg

Address for parcels:
University of Bamberg
Kapuzinerstraße 16
D-96047 Bamberg

Important notice: If the Mailing address is not applicable in your country (zip code 96045 unknown), please use the address for parcels!

Additional information:

  • It may take up to a week between the date of the delivery of your parcel (courier scan) and the delivery from the post office of the University of Bamberg to the registrar. You'll be notified automatically when your application is checked and scanned by us!
  • Your application should be handed in with all the necessary documents.
  • Please keep a copy of the PDF file of the online application form with you! it contains your user name and initial password for the information portal where you can access the result at the end of the application process.
  • Please be aware, that you have read all the information about the language requirements at the University of Bamberg.
  • Please make sure, your documents have the required certifcations.
  • If your documents are not in English or French, we need a translation!
  • After we received your application, we will check your application and forward it to the examination board. The wohle application process may take up to six weeks.
  • The University of Bamberg has no cooperation with uni-assist. Conversion of your grade is done by the academic registrar. We use the bayerische Formel and adhere to the guidlines set by the Kultusministerkonferenz.


If you have further questions don't hesitate to contact us. We will respond as soon as possible. Please do not contact other persons at the Universtiy of Bamberg if you have questions on master's degrees. Such messages will be forwarded to us and thus cause unnecessary traffic. Please note, that the Enrolment Office can't give you information on your eligibility, since this work is done by the examination board. Please refrain from such inquiries!



Please state the master's degree you applied or wish to apply for in any case! If you have already applied, please state your application number, too.