Coming from Abroad

If you want to go back to the main overview of the International Office, please click on
"Studying Internationally" (above) or here.

Study Programmes

Jade University of Applied Sciences offers a diversified set of Bachelor and Master programmes at its study sites WilhelmshavenOldenburg and ElsflethHere you can find an overview of all study programmes.

ATTENTION! If you apply for an admission-limited study programme (with NC), there are new application deadlines for you as foreign student:
Wintersemester:    15.06.

Sommersemester:     15.12.
The deadlines for admission- free study programmes (free of NC) remain unchanged:
Wintersemester:     15.09.
Sommersemester:  15.03.

The university also offers a few partially or wholly international study programmes.  More... 

Please note that German is the language of instruction of all programmes. Only a few programmes include some modules in English. An overview of the modules being taught in English can be found here.

In order to get an impression of what it is like to study at Jade UAS, watch this video.

International Summer Schools
In addition to the overall study programme at Jade University, the International Office also offers
International Summer Schools for foreign and German students.

Each year, both the department of Engineering Sciences and the International Office organize the Biomedical Engineering Summer School as well as the Fluidic MEMS Summer School.

Moreover, there are the Winter- and Summer German Course at the Coast- These are German Intensive Courses of 4 weeks for prospective students from abroad. This course serves as a useful language preparation if you plan to visit Jade University of Applied Sciences as an exchange student.
However, if you seek to do your full time studies at Jade University, we recommend that you visit an intensive course at a language school or institute. This allows you to reach the high language level of German which is required to study at a university. 


Detailed information on the three locations of the Jade University Wilhelmshaven, Oldenburg, Elsfleth.

Application and Admissions

How and where do I apply, which documents do I have to hand in?

If you plan to visit Jade UAS for an exchange semester, please contact us directly.[more]

If you plan to study at Jade University as a regular student (Bachelor or Master), do not apply directly via our university but via uni-assist.
In the following document you will find more information and a manual with all relevant steps for your application. StepByStep(German) StepByStep (English)

If you have any questions or need assistance, please contact Svenja Renner (Wilhelmshaven) or Anna-Lisa Wellhäuser (Oldenburg / Elsfleth).

If you fled from your home country, please find further information here.


Scholarships and loans. [more]

General Information

Legal Issues

Some relevant information about applying for a visa and residence in Germany. [more]

Information about employment and working in Germany as a student and graduate. [more]

Studying in Germany

Please find general information on studying in Germany at the websites of the German Academic Exchange Service DAAD or at and