The "examination for assessment of suitability for admission to specialist study in German higher education" - the assessment test "Feststellungsprüfung - is the final examination at the Studienkolleg which earns the direct subject-specific entrance qualification for higher education.
If you pass the examination, you are entitled to study at German universities of applied sciences and universities.
The assessment test takes place twice a year, at the end of each semester.
The test covers different subjects for assessment depending on the course taken.
Requirements for the assessment test:
- successful participation in a course at the Studienkolleg (see attendance regulations)
- or: acceptance for the external assessment test
You are allowed to resit the test once; but only if your residence permit is still valid for the following semester.