At Ruhr-Universität, all German nationals interested in studying a degree course that is subject to restrictions must submit an application via the online portal. International applicants must use the online portal for degree courses that are subject to restrictions as well as for degree courses that are not subject to restrictions.
The application portal is available in the languages German and English.
When do I apply?
The date on which the application is submitted is irrelevant for the selection and admission process. The relevant deadlines for all applicants are July 15th for the winter semester resp. January 15th for the summer semester.
- Applicants with vocational degrees: the application deadline is April 1st for the winter semester and October 1st for the summer semester, and the application has to be submitted in writing.
- Applicants for a higher semester have to apply by March 15th for the summer semester and by September 15th for the winter semester. Here, too, the application must be submitted in writing.