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Admission to Prep4University for EU Applicants

Do you want to apply for Prep4University? Please fill in the online application form. In case you cannot or do not want to apply online, you may send your application documents via regular mail to CBS International Business School, Prep4University, Hardefuststr. 1, 50677 Cologne, Germany.

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    Secondary school certificate that qualifies you for direct university entrance in your home country.

    For the English foundation course

    Applicants who do not have English as their first language will have to demonstrate an approved level of English proficiency. The minimum requirements are:

    • IELTS: 6.0
    • TOEFL: 72 (iBT)

    In case your school uses English as the language of instruction, a statement from the school can be accepted as a demonstration of your English proficiency.

    For the German foundation course

    Applicants who do not have German as their first language will have to demonstrate an approved level of German proficiency on B2 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

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    You will be asked to upload the following documents for your Prep4University application:

    • Your secondary school certificate or university entrance qualification (e.g. High-School diploma, A-Level, Gaokao, IB, Bachillerato, etc.), including transcripts of records
    • Copy of your passport
    • Letter of motivation
    • CV
    • Proof of language skills

    Please note: In case that your documents are in another language than English or German, we kindly ask you to add a certified translation of the original documents.

    Please apply online using our application form.

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    Once you have successfully completed the application process, you will be admitted to the Prep4University foundation programme.

Any questions?

Give us a call at +49 (0) 221 / 93 18 09-31. Our advisors will gladly help you regarding all questions concerning the study programmes and the application process. We look forward to receiving your application and wish you good success!

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