Application / Recognition

Due to the current situation, the Student Service Center is closed to the public until further notice. During service hours we are available by telephone via the Student Service Hotline or by e-mail (see Contact).

Currently, enrollment is only possible by mail. There are no personal office hours. You can find up-to-date information at

Below you will find information for prospective students who do not have a German Abitur or a German university degree.

Johannes Gutenberg University will only accept applications based on foreign certificates including a certification of recognition / validation of the application documents submitted.