Autumn semester dates

The following are the key dates for application to the autumn semester. Please note that there are separate dates for master's and bachelor's, and for the two admissions rounds.

Key dates for autumn semester 2021

All deadlines are midnight CET (Central European Time) at the end of the day on the date indicated. Also note that all dates are in 2021, unless otherwise noted.

  Master's, First admission round Bachelor's, First admission round Bachelor's + Master's Second admission round
Application round opens 16 October 2020 16 October 2020 15 March 2021
Application deadline + last day to rank your courses** 15 January 15 January 15 April
Application fee deadline 1 February 1 February 3 May
Deadline to document fee exempt status (EU/EEA) 1 February 1 February 3 May
Supporting documentation deadline 1 February 1 February 21 June *
Admissions results published 9 April 16 April 9 July
Last day to reply to your offer  Your university will contact you if you must reply  Your university will contact you if you must reply  By 23 July here in your account
Second admissions results (no reply required) Not required Not required 29 July
Autumn semester starts Aug/Sept Aug/Sept Aug/Sept


*If you're studying at an upper secondary school in an EU/EEA country or Switzerland, or an International or European Baccalaureate programme, and your studies will not be completed until after 21 June, you have until 5 July to submit your upper secondary and IB/EB documentation. For IB students, please read more about submitting your results.

** How you rank your courses and programmes can affect your admissions results.

Find out more about ranking for master's applicants

Find out more about ranking for bachelor's applicants

Last updated: 01 October 2020