Access to higher education for gifted people without university entrance

The promotion of talented people in Germany consists mainly of state-funded student grants, which are awarded by gifted sponsors and foundations to particularly gifted students, mostly in the form of scholarships. In order to receive a gifted support, a proposal must be made by a headteacher/university teacher/department or an informal application must be submitted to the gifted support organisations. Prerequisite is enrolment at a German university or a German degree with doctoral degree at a German university. The award is made in a merit-based selection procedure.

Check with the respective university.


Forms: no Online procedure possible: partially Written form required: no Personal appearance necessary: no

Preconditions
Check with the respective university.

Hints
Depending on the university, it may be necessary to submit work samples or pass an aptitude test. In some cases, a trial study must also be successfully completed.
Check with the respective university.

Responsible for the content
Ministry of Science, Research and Culture of the State of Brandenburg

Last update or date of publication
26.06.2020