The application portal for non-EU applicants for the next intake (winter semester 2020/21) is open from 3 December 2019 until 1 March 2020!

Please submit your online application here!

Specific Requirements

To apply for the MPA in European Studies, you need to prove different academic and language requirements.

Academic Requirements
Work experience Requirements
Language Requirements

General Application Requirements

Below, you find a checklist with all the documents needed to apply.

General Application Requirements (Checklist)

Application Process

The application process can be briefly described as follows:

  • Gather all documents in pdf format from our online checklist.
  • Create an online application account using our online portal:
  • The application portal is open from December until March every year for applicants from outside Europe and from March until July for European applicants.
  • Answer the questions on our online portal and upload the required documents.
  • Complete the online application
  • The evaluation of the application is an ongoing process. You will be able track your application status.
  • If you are admitted to the program, you need to confirm the admission.

Receipt & Information

Please wait for confirmation of the receipt of your documents. Please understand that it can take some time until you receive a confirmation email. You do not need to contact us, we will contact you as soon as possible via the email address that you provided in the online application system RWTHonline.

Admission & Rejection

Letters of rejection/admission will be sent out for each program indvidually. Letters of admission will be sent as an email and simultanesously by regular post. Letters of rejection will be sent by email.


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