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Prospective Students stripe


The LAS Program has an intake of 80 students per year. It is selective; not all applicants are admitted. Selection is based on academic achievements and motivation for studying LAS in Freiburg. The application period is June 1 – July 15. The selection interviews (EU application process only!) take place from July 27 – July 31, 2020.

The LAS Application & Admissions process 2019 is over. For your general information, we will keep the information 2019 online.

Please note that we expect some changes for 2020. Our guidelines and information will be updated at the beginning of April 2020.

LAS Application Guidelines 2019

These guidelines summarize the LAS Admissions Regulations ("Auswahlsatzung"). There are two processes –depending on your nationality and where you acquired your University entrance qualification. Please read and follow "your" guideline carefully:

Please note: dual citizens must apply with the citizenship "closest" to Germany:
Dual citizens with German and another citizenship must apply as a German, i.e. as an EU citizen.
Dual citizens with an EU or EAA and a non-EU/-EAA citizenship must apply as an EU or EAA citizen.
Dual citizens with two non-EU/-EAA citizenships can apply with either.

Student Service Center – The Starting Point for Your LAS Application

The University Student Service Center is the starting point for your LAS application. There, as of June 1, you will find all relevant application forms. 

Contact and Questions

If you have questions that go beyond the information provided here and on the Student Service Center website, please contact us: