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There are 50 services for Studying at university level

Studying at university level

What is a numerus clausus? How can I apply for a sabbatical semester? If you are studying at a university or would like to do so, this is the place for you. You will find information and services linked to university studies, from registering at a university and allocation of places to de-registering.

Services:

Apply for a break from your studies

Would you like to take a break from your studies? You can find out what you need to consider during a semester off here.

Apply for a certificate of enrolment

You are not a student until you enrol. Learn more about the requirements.

Apply for a Deutschlandstipendium

Are you the best in your degree program? Find out here how you can apply for a scholarship.

Apply for a place at university

Would you like to study at a university in Saxony-Anhalt? Click here for more information.

Apply for a place in medicine, veterinary medicine, dentistry, pharmacy

If you are interested in a study place in medicine, veterinary medicine, dentistry or pharmacy, you must apply via Hochschulstart.

Apply for a residence permit for the purpose of studying

You can obtain a residence permit if you meet certain requirements for this.

Apply for a residence permit to look for a job after completing your studies

If you have successfully completed your studies in Germany, you can apply for a residence permit for up to 18 months to find a job that matches your qualifications.

Apply for admission to the examination part of the scientific term paper as part of the First State Examination for Teacher Training

If you want to take the state final examinations for a teaching profession, you must first prepare a scientific term paper.

Apply for admission to the extension/supplementary examination for teaching positions

If you want to take an extension or supplementary examination for a teaching profession, you must apply for admission to the State Examination Office for Teacher Training.

Apply for admission to the First State Examination – State Final Examinations – for teaching positions

If you want to take the state final examinations for a teaching profession, you must apply for admission to the State Examination Office for Teacher Training.

Apply for admission to the legal traineeship

Have you passed your first law exam and would now like to start your legal traineeship? Find out more here.

Apply for admission to the partial examination for teaching positions

If you want to take a partial examination for a teaching profession, you must apply for admission to the State Examination Office for Teacher Training.

Apply for admission to the second legal examination outside the public law training relationship

If you have been dismissed from the preparatory service of the State of Saxony-Anhalt after completing the legal preparatory service without passing the second state examination in law, you can take the examination outside the training relationship on request.

Apply for admission to the teacher training traineeship

Find out here how to apply for the teacher traineeship/preparatory service.

Apply for an education loan

If you need financial support for your school education or your studies, you can apply for a temporary low-interest education loan under certain conditions.

Apply for an education voucher

If you are unemployed and want to continue your education, you can get an education voucher under certain conditions. With an education voucher, the Federal Employment Agency...

Apply for an extension of the residence permit for a study-related internship EU

If you have a residence permit for a period of less than six months to carry out a study-related internship EU and wish to continue the internship, you can apply for an extension of your residence permit.

Apply for an extension of the residence permit for the purpose of applying for a degree

If you have a residence permit for the purpose of looking for a place to study and its total validity period of nine months has not yet been reached, you can apply for an extension of the residence permit.

Apply for an extension of the residence permit for the search for a training place in order to carry out qualified vocational training

In good time before the expiry of the validity of your residence permit to search for a training place for qualified vocational training, you should apply for the extension of the residence permit.

Apply for BAföG for a course of study

You can receive financial support for your studies or internship if your parents do not have a higher income or if you have already been employed for a longer period of time without being dependent on your parents. This support is called BAföG.

Apply for BAföG for school attendance

You can receive financial support for your school attendance or an internship if your parents do not have a higher income or if you have already worked independently of your parents for a long time. This support is called BAföG.

Apply for certificate evaluation of foreign higher education qualifications for recognition in the higher education sector

Do you have a foreign university degree and would like to continue your studies at a German university? Find out more about the certificate evaluation here.

Apply for compensation for disadvantages

Do you have a disability that affects you during your studies? Find out here about the compensation of disadvantages.

Apply for crediting and recognition of periods of study and academic achievements

Would you like to continue your studies in Saxony-Anhalt? Find out here about the recognition and recognition of your previous academic achievements.

Apply for early repayment of the BAföG loan

You can reduce your BAföG debt by repaying the loan early.

Apply for educational support to attend a training centre located abroad

Do you want to study abroad or start a school education? Find out more about the financial support here.

Apply for exemption from the semester fee

An exemption from the semester fee is possible in a few exceptional cases for enrolled students. Read all about the liberation here.

Apply for guest auditorship

Before you start your studies, would you like to get a deeper insight into the topics? Find out more about a guest audience here.

Apply for hardship waiver of BAföG repayment debt after rejection of a cooperation waiver

If Cooperation Forgiveness has been denied, you may apply for hardship forgiveness of your loan under certain circumstances.

Apply for interlibrary loan

The library in your town does not have the media you want in its collection. Read here about the possibilities offered by interlibrary loan.

Apply for part-time study

Would you like to combine your studies and your career? Find out here about the possibility of part-time study.

Apply for recognition and recognition of periods of study and academic achievements in medical studies

Have you already studied medicine abroad for a few semesters and would now like to change universities? Find out more here.

Apply for welcome money

You want to study in Saxony-Anhalt? Some municipalities offer a welcome fee for the move to the place of study.

Applying for educational support

Do you want to study or start a school education? Find out more about the financial support here.

Applying for university admission for places with local admission restrictions

If you are interested in a study place in a degree programme with restricted admission, you must register at Hochschulstart and participate in the dialogue-oriented service procedure.

Carry academic degrees, titles and designations of foreign universities

If you have the academic degree of a foreign university, then you can use it without permission under certain conditions.

Educational support - Report changes to personal data

If you receive BAföG, you must notify the BVA of certain changes to your person.

Educational support: Announce changes

Do you experience any financial changes during the BAföG period? You must notify us of these changes.

Obtaining University Degree Documents

Have you successfully completed your university studies? Upon graduation, you will receive a series of documents that certify your final grade and academic degree and provide future employers with further information about your university degree.

Received exmatriculation

Would you like to know how membership at the university is terminated? Find out more about exmatriculation here.

Register your doctoral studies

Would you like to obtain a doctorate? Here you will find information on how to register for doctoral studies.

Repaying a BAföG loan

If you received BAföG support during your studies, you must repay the loan portion.

Request access to archive material

As one of the largest German state archives, the Landeshauptarchiv Sachsen-Anhalt stores around 50 linear kilometres of shelves of documents, official books, files, drawings, map...

Request grade improvement

Would you like to improve your grade in a subject? This is possible in some subjects.

Request repetition of the state compulsory subject examination to improve grades.

If you have successfully passed the state compulsory subject examination in Saxony-Anhalt for the first time, you can repeat it once to improve your grades.

Submit name and address changes to the university

Are you enrolled at a university and your name or address has changed? Here you can find out how to communicate this to your university.

Take advantage of careers advice from the Federal Employment Agency

If you need help in choosing a career or reorienting yourself, you can contact the careers advice service at the Employment Agency.

Take the Second State Examination in Law

You are a trainee lawyer or student of law and would like to find out about the procedure of the second state examination in law? In this case, you can find information here.

Take your first legal exam

Have you fulfilled the minimum period of study of your law studies? Find out more about the final legal examination here.

Training support advice

Are you unable to finance your training or studies yourself and would like advice on funding opportunities under the Federal Training Assistance Act (BAföG)? The Office for...