Application Process

Step 1 - Nomination


If you are a student from a partner university of Hof University, please contact the International Relations Office at your home university. You must have completed at least one year of full-time studies at university level before applying, and may then come for one or two semesters.

All applications for study must be submitted through a student exchange programme coordinator at your home university. Normally, your home university administers a nomination procedure before sending any applications to Hof University of Applied Sciences.


Step 2 - Online Application Portal


In order to apply with our university you need to fill in the online application form (link will be provided via email after nomination).

  • create your own log-in
  • fill in all requested data
  • upload all requested documents including a biometric photo and the "Declaration form" approved by the Outbound coordinator of your home university

Please note Hof University cannot process your application without the requried signatures and supporting documents.



Application deadline for winter semester (September to February): 31 May

Application deadline for summer semester (March to July): 31 October

Step 3 review of your application and feedback


  • Admission Letter
    You and your coordinator from the sending institution will receive the admission letter by email.
  • Student Service Fees
    Together with the admission letter you will receive bank details in order to transfer the student service fees.
  •  Information package for exchange students



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