W Course

Our W Course is ideal for students who want to pursue a Bachelor´s degree program in a economic or social science field in Germany but whose school leaving certificate is not sufficient (or not recognised). Here are some examples for courses that you could study after passing the final examination:

  • Business Administration
  • Economics
  • Business Sciences
  • Business Management
  • International Business Studies
  • Business Informatics
  • Industrial Engineering (focus on Mechanical Engineering)
  • Industrial Engineering (focus on Electrical Engineering)
  • ...and many more

Subjects taught:
German, Mathematics, English, Economics

Examination subjects (FSP):
Written exam: German, Mathematics, Economics
Oral exam: English

Two semesters (see flowchart)

Final exam:
Assessment test (Feststellungsprüfung (FSP))

Entrance requirements:
Leaving certificate (school) of your home country (comparable with the German "Abitur") and German level  B1 (or comparable). See also Application criteria

Tuition Fee:
8.000€. Tuition fee varies for participants in the APS procedure (China & Vietnam). Please contact us to get the details: contact

The W Course opens the way to German universities and universities of applied sciences. The German education system is one of the best in the world and thus offers you the perfect start fur your future. We are looking forward to your application!

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