Master degree programmes – Information for prospective full-time international students

To see a list of all the Master degree programmes offered at OTH Regensburg University of Applied Sciences, please visit Follow the links to find out more about the study programmes. Especially important are the information sheets to every single Master degree programme. They only exist in German. To find them you need to switch to the German version of the site and open the respective "Bitte lesen!"-link in the column "Infoblatt".


Knowledge of the German language

The teching language in all Master degree courses at OTH Regensburg is German, including those with English titles.
Exceptions: Master "European Business Studies" (MEB) and Master "Electrical and Microsystems Engineering" (MEM)

Therefore applicants have to proof a sufficient level of German, if they have acquired their Higher Education Entrance Qualification abroad. Which level is required for which field of study you can see in the list "Knowledge of the German language". Please also check, if there are requirements listed in the Master information sheets.

In order to gain the required language level you can register at the International Office of the OTH Regensburg for a preparatory German language course.

Please note:
Prospective students of OTH Regensburg have to register at the International Office of the OTH Regensburg for the preparatory German language courses. If you want to attend a language course before starting your Master degree programme, please DO NOT apply for the Master via our online-portal.
You will be enrolled as a student of "German an a foreign language", not as a Master student. You will get a regular student ID card. 

A further possibility to improve your knowledge of the German language is to attend courses at the Volkshochschule Regensburg (TestDaF).


Applying to OTH Regensburg University of Applied Sciences for a Master degree programme

You must apply to OTH Regensburg for a place in a Master degree programme. Please use the online portal.

Once you have completed the online application form you should print it out, sign it and post it to the Regensburg University of Applied Sciences together with the necessary documents.

Information about entrance requirements and the necessary documents will be found in the "Please read" (“Bitte lesen”) information sheet for each individual Master degree course at
For details about course content and the selection procedure, please contact the relevant  departmental advisor.

Other information:
Information about grants and halls of residence

Further information about studying in Regensburg will be found in the brochure "Information for foreign students".


Please contact Dr. Andrea Nuißl for detailed information concerning possibilities for refugees: refugees(at)

We would be happy to welcome you as a student at our university.