Online-Portal Guideline

Application Procedure via the "Online-Portal für Masterstudiengänge"

This procedure aplies if you hold a German Bachelor degree or a double degree from a German university of applied sciences (Fachhochschule). 

Click on one of the following links to come to the corresponding step.

STEP 1: How to reach the University's online-portal for application

STEP 2: How to create and submit the REMENA application

STEP 3: Confirmation of ability to cover expenses via e-mail

STEP 4: What happens next?

STEP 1: How to reach the University's online-portal for application

Visit the website of the online portal for Masterstudiengänge of the University of Kassel and follow the steps shown below:

Scroll down the page to "Application with a degree earned in Germany".



Select "How do I apply for this Master’s degree" and follow the link at the bottom, which will take you to the application portal:

STEP 2: How to create and submit the REMENA application

On the following page go to the bottom and click "weiter":

On the next page select the semester you wish to apply for from the drop down list and click "weiter".

Please note that the online-portal opens


  • from May 15 to July 15 for the following winter term and

  • from November 15 to January 15 for the following summer term


and will remain open for all applicants until the deadline for EU nationals expires. Non-EU nationals without a valid visa for Germany should apply as early as possible. Make sure to consider that visa procedures take time and depend on the personal individual status of each applicant.

In the following page, fill in the fields with your personal details:

Then your address and contact:

Details of your study and health insurance (if you already possess one) will be asked for in the following part.

In case of "Betriebs-Nr. Ihrer Krankenkasse", please tick "keine Eintragung" unless your current health insurance company is listed in the drop-down menu.

In the next page select "Master" from the dropdown menu:

Then fill up the next page as follows, but with "REMENA" as "Hauptfach" and click "weiter":

The next page contains questions about your bachelor study program. Fill these details and click "weiter":

In case you had a "study-abroad" semester, you will fill the details on the following page. Click “weiter” when finished:

If you already have some industry experience, put them in the next page:

At this point you will be asked to confirm that all the data provided is true. Click on "bestätigen" when you are ready.

Please note that at any stage you can click on "Kontrollansicht" to check what you have filled in this far.


Upon successful completion of the processes, you will see in the next page a confirmation of the online application:

Please make sure to note the Registration Number in Red (32100089 in this case) and use it for further communication with us.

Also click on the "PDF Druck" to get the pdf version of your online application which you need to print out and send to us with the other documents. This pdf-file also contains the address where you should send your documents:

An die
Universität Kassel
- Studienservice -
Mönchebergstraße 19
34109 Kassel

It is advisable to send all your documents well in advance along with this online-application printout as the deadline considers the day your application documents reaches us by post, not the day you send!

STEP 3: Confirmation of ability to cover expenses via e-mail

As the last step, you have to confirm that you are able to cover expenses for the REMENA program studies. To this end, visit our link How to Cover Expenses and send confirmation e-mail as indicated there, including your application number in the pdf-file you received (Registriernummer Online-Portal) in the e-mail subject.

Note: We cannot accept your application without the aforementioned confirmation e-mail!

STEP 4: What happens next?

Upon reception of your application documents, the formal criteria for eligibility for the REMENA program will be checked. Given you are eligible, the application is forwarded to the REMENA admission board of the University of Kassel which will check the compliance of the application with the REMENA program requirements. In case of acceptance, you will be informed via e-mail about the next steps.