You can be exempted from the test if you fulfil one of the following conditions:
|Degree / Certificate||Validity||
(Please do not submit your certifcates with your admissions applications)
|IELTS (Academic) overall result 7.0 or higher||max. 3 years||
Email a scanned copy of your certificate(s) verifying any of the above-listed exemption criteria as an attachment, with your applicant account and date of birth to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Applicants for summer semester (only higher semester) need to do this between 03.02.20 - 01.03.20.
|TOEFL Internet based iB: overall score 100 or higher and at least 25 in writing|
|Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English (CPE): grades A-C|
|Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English (CAE): grades A-B|
|Cambridge English Scale CPE, CAE und FCE (from January 2015): overall score 180 or higher and at least 180 in writing|
|International Baccalaureate (IB) Standard or Higher Level (SL/HL): 5 in English|
|1 year at a university in an English-speaking country, including successful participation on several linguistically demanding courses|
|A minimum of 12 points (Leistungskurs/erhöhtes Anforderungsniveau) in the written part of the Abitur exam for English. For more information on this please see the information in German on exemption from the language test.||unlimited|
Please note that we can only exempt applicants on the grounds listed above.