Students wishing to be admitted to the course must have an entrance qualification which permits admission to an university degree course. Information about the possibility of special admission conditions can be obtained from the Admissions Office of Bremerhaven University of Applied Sciences. The Energy Management in Buildings course primarily addresses: Secondary school pupils with a qualification equal to the German Abitur, applicants with a subject-specific school-leaving certificate permitting admission to a university degree course with an education in an area of construction of heating systems, construction of ventilation systems, gas and water installation, electrical engineering, electronics, amongst others, and others.
European and US American school-leaving certificates are generally recognised. School-leaving certificates from other countries must be submitted for prior checking to the ASSIST office. Further information can be found under www.uni-assist.de.
In addition, very good knowledge of German (B2) and good knowledge of English are expected. No English language certificate is required. A practical internship prior to the course is recommended for those applicants with no previous relevant education. After admission to the course, introduction and orientation seminars are held at the beginning of the first term to facilitate a smooth start and to get to know get each other.