Checklist for IMME Applicants

Checklist for IMME Applicants


This study program requires students to possess a comprehensive understanding of economic theories as well as advanced mathematics and statistics as well as strong English skills (test required). Please find the language skills requirements below.

Application dates, address:

International degree holder:
for the winter term
            summer term
Step 1 Online application @:

International students with a German bachelor's degree may apply directly via my OVGU portal.

15/04 - 15/06
01/11 - 15/12


Step 2 Send documents via postal service to:



Uni-assist e.V.
Otto-von-Guericke Universität Magdeburg
11507 Berlin
German degree holder:
for the winter term
            summer term
Step 1 Online application @:

01/06 - 15/07

15/12 - 15/01
myovgu portal

Step 2 Send documents via postal service to:



Otto-von-Guericke Universität Magdeburg
PSF 4120
39016 Magdeburg

Application documents:


Proof of a relevant academic degree (bachelor's, diploma, etc.) with a GPA starting from 1.0 up to 2.9 (German grading scale applies)

We accept only legally certified copies of documents. Also, send a translation in German or English and attach the documents with the original language
+ APS certificates from applicants: China, Vietnam, ...

2. English skills  (TOEFL, IELTS)
IMME English Options here
3. Letter of motivation
max. 450 words
4. Form "Relevance" of a previous degree education compulsory application form here
5. CV in tabular form  


Further advice for international degree holders:

International academic degrees and their recognition to calculate the GPA (so-called: "Bayerische Formel") will be made by the German service institution uni-assist. Decisions are made according to the recommendation list of the association of universities and other higher education institutions in Germany. Please send certified copies to uni-assist (i.e. requirement of an original certification stamp). Learn more about authentication/verification of required documents here. In this study program, we offer limited spaces. Study places will be given after a ranking of all received and completed applications. Please refer to our FAQ section to receive more detailed information about the ranking procedure.

Application documents must be completed, including the hard copies, and received by uni-assist latest until the deadline following strict regulations.

Last Modification: 23.01.2024 - Contact Person: Webmaster