Contact & Service

Office of Student Services

Should you have any questions on the online applications process or your enrollment, please contact the Office of Student Services.

Department of International Affairs

The Department of International Affairs provides advice and support for international students on all aspects related to studying at TH Köln.

Winter semester 2021/2022: We are now accepting applications for admission

Prospective first-year students can now apply online for admission to all Bachelor's and Master's programs offered in the winter semester 2021/2022.

Online application for admission to Bachelor's and Master's programs

All applications are to be submitted through our online application platform. Supporting documents are uploaded to the application platform. 

Applications process for Bachelor's programs with restricted admission

In the winter semester 2021/22 all Bachelor's programs with restricted admission offered at TH Köln participate in the Dialogue-oriented Service Procedure (DoSV) which is coordinated by Make sure to read the information on the applications process for DoSV programs. 

Please go to our Program overview for a list of all programs offered at TH Köln including information on admission requirements. 

Applicants with international entrance qualifications

For applicants with international entrance qualifications (secondary school diploma, Studienkolleg or international (under)graduate degree) the applications process might be different than for applicants with German qualifications. Follow the link below for more detailed information:
Applying as a degree-seeking student

Have you been offered admission?

Letters of Admission for Bachelor’s programs with unrestricted admission are available for download in the inbox of the online application platform, usually within a few days of submission of the online application. Applicants are also notified by email. 

If you are applying to a Bachelor's programs with restricted admission, please refer to information on DoSV.

Since the admission procedures for Master’s programs vary considerably, there is no fixed delivery period for Letters of Admission/Rejection for Master’s programs. Applicants to Master’s programs with restricted admission can expect to receive their Letters of Admission/Rejection approx. four weeks after the application deadline. Applicants will ne notified by email as soon as a Letter of Admission/Rejection is available for download in the online application platform.

May 2021