Bachelor | Application

Bachelor | Application

Welcome to the THM! We are excited that you are interested in studying at the Technische Hochschule Mittelhessen.






Language level for application:
In order to apply to the THM (Studienkolleg, Bachelor or Master), you need at least a certificate for the language level B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference. Applications below this level will not be forwarded to the THM by uni assist.

Language level for studying:
Before you can enroll at THM, you must have achieved at least a DSH-2 or equivalent certificate.

An overview of the certificates accepted at THM can be found here.

The THM cooperates with the Justus Liebig University Giessen (JLU) and offers German courses from C1 to the DSH exam for international prospective students and applicants. You will receive an invitation to the preparation course for the DSH exam.



If you are not qualified for direct university admission by your home country certificates, you can be accepted at the "Studienkolleg" (foundation course).

International applicants of the THM attend the Studienkolleg Mittelhessen. You have courses in Gießen or Marburg depending on your course.

There are different Studienkollegs in Germany, you can also apply there. Please inform yourself.



The admission is the final step before you can begin your studies.

After you have received a study place, you will be informed via the applicant portal E-Campus which documents you still have to send to the THM by mail.

Only applicants* with an admission will be asked to send additional documents via e-campus.

  • Proof of health insurance
  • Proof of payment of the semester fee
  • A photo (in passport format)
  • Copy of your passport
  • Application for enrollment (from the portal)
  • If not already done: Your DSH-2 German language certificate. An overview of the certificates accepted at THM can be found here




The Welcome Day is the beginning of your studies. Approximately 10 days before the semester begins, you can participate in the Welcome Day.

There you will receive important information about your start of studies and get to know the International Office as well as other international students.

The Welcome Day for international students will be held in the winter semester 21/22 on Wednesday September 29, 2021. You can find more information at


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Application to higher semesters/change of university

Prospective international students who would like to be admitted to a higher semester at the THM apply directly to the THM. However, this is only possible if you have already studied and completed examinations.

All further information about the Application to higher semesters you can find here.


Offers for prospective students with and without refugee background

With the Pre-Study Program, we offer international prospective students with and without a refugee background the opportunity to participate in selected events and the International Buddy Program during the German language learning phase.

You have already applied to the THM (uni assist) but cannot start your studies immediately? Then the Pre-Study Program is the right place for you.