Sponsored by the DAAD of capital contributed by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).
Study Preparation Course for Refugees
STUDYPREP OS - A Step towards academic studies in Osnabrück
Together, Osnabrück University of Applied Scienes and the University of Osnabrück offer a pogram that will offer refugees one more step to prepare for academic studies in Osnabrück. The program will take place from October 1st 2016 until January 31st 2017, and is sponsored by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD).The program will combine the following aspects:
- 8 hours per week: German language course
- two to three hours per week: lerning German in small groups with a student tutor
- at least one hour per day: learning German onyour own time in an online course
- preparation for academic writing (app. 28 hours in 4 months)
- seminar and excursions on intercultural aspects of living and studing in Germany (app. 28 hours in four months)
Who can apply?
You are welcome to apply if you plan to study as a regular student at Osnabrück University of Applied Sciences or at the University of Osnabrück, and if you fulfill these requirements:
- you need to have at least your BüMA
- you have a university entrance qualification for Germany (we will be happy to give you information on the university entrance qualification in the International Office at Osnabrück University of Applied Sciences or at StudyOS in the University of Osnabrück)
- you can prove that you have already reached the B1-level in German (for example after completing your German and integration course)
To apply for STUDYPREP OS, please send us the following application documents:
- Application Form (see above)
- proof of your asylum status
- copy of your school leaving certificate (in German or English translation)
- copy of your German certificate (if available)
- your CV in German language
- a letter of motivation: please explain why you would like to participate in STUDYPREP OS and what goals you would like to attain (no more than 1 page)
Please participate in one of our German language assessment tests (onDaF).
Dates: June 30th 2016, July 21st 2016 or September 7th 2016
Start Time: 2 p.m. on each date
Place: University of Osnabrück, Neuer Graben 40 (near Neumarkt), Building 41, Room E11
Please fill out the application form and send it to one of the contact persons below.