Would you like to study at Frankfurt School but do not yet meet the requirements for direct entry into our bachelor programme? Or perhaps you want to get a solid foundation before moving on to the next level of education? The two-semester Pre-University Foundation Programme taught entirely in English will prepare you academically for the rigour of undergraduate studies at Frankfurt School.
During the programme, you will build your foundational knowledge as well as decide what subjects you would like to specialise in to be fully prepared for the Bachelor of Science programme of your choice. You will also have exclusive access to:
After successful completion of the foundation course, you will be granted admission to one of the Bachelor programmes: Bachelor in Business Administration (BSc), Bachelor in Management, Philosophy & Economics (BSc), Bachelor in Computational Business Analytics (BSc) or Bachelor of Arts.
Examination which gives you the necessary qualification to study a Bachelor of Science Programme at Frankfurt School
Frankfurt am Main, on campus
|Duration||2 semesters - starts in September 2023|
Foundation Programme Diploma
Undergraduate studies in bachelor programmes at Frankfurt School are rigorous and academically demanding. To perform well, it is crucial to possess excellent mathematical and language skills. During the Foundation Programme, we prepare you perfectly for what will come next by providing a finely curated curriculum:
Students can select one of the following topics as specialisation:
German: no specific requirements.
English: As we have incorporated an English language test into our Assessment Centre, you are not required to submit an English certificate with your application. If you do not meet the English language requirements at our Assessment Centre, we will contact you to discuss further options.
The application deadline for the study start in September 2023, is 30 June 2023.
At Frankfurt School there is no Numerus Clausus (NC). Successful applicants will be invited to an Online Assessment Centre (AC).
You will receive a feedback regarding your application within a week. Aside frome school grades and performances at the Online Assessment center, we also take into account other significant experiences, commitments or awards such as internships, international experiences and volunteer projects.
The study start is in September every year. The introduction week takes places a week ahead. Within this week you will meet your fellow students.
|Number of students||32|
|Tuition Fee*||EUR 12,000.00|
|Enrolment Fee||EUR 100.00|
|Public transportation ticket||EUR 467.18|
|Student Council||EUR 20.00|
*Books for this course are provided without additional costs
Additionally, students should plan EUR 1.000 - 1.500 per month for living expenses (including housing).
Students have the option to arrange monthly instalments. A surcharge of 5% of the tuition fees to be paid is levied as an administrative expense.
Unfortunately, there are no scholarships available for our Pre-University Foundation Programme.
Once you are doing the foundation course, we can take you into consideration for the Frankfurt School Bachelor of Science scholarship programme. We will take a look at your school grades, mid-term and final results (foundation programme), extracurricular achievements and assessment results from your application. If you are chosen for the scholarship, we will then award you the scholarship early so that you know in advance if you receive a scholarship for the BSc.
Frankfurt is not only the business hub of Europe but also the most international city in Germany. It accommodates 180 different nationalities and through its international airport and home to international companies it is a great place for you to live in. Located closely to the city center our campus is easy for you to reach.
By the end of 2023, we are planning to build around 1,100 new student apartments and furnished serviced apartments on our Adickesallee campus. Over 80 percent of the apartments are earmarked for rental to students.
While building work continues on our on-campus student apartments, we do have a selection of fully furnished apartments at Yugo and Alvarium student hostel in the centre of Frankfurt’s Bockenheim district.
Pre-University Foundation Programme students that have been accepted into the programme and applied to housing by 30 May 2023, will be guaranteed a room reservation for the study start in September 2023.