How to apply?

The next two Study Semester "Principles of Sustainable Business" will take place from October 2017 to January 2018 (winter semester) and from April to July 2018 (summer semester). Applications should be submitted by

  • 1 May for the winter semester
  • 1 November for the summer semester

Application forms can be downloaded here:

Please note that the application forms have to be signed personally by applicants and by the responsible university referees. They can be sent back via e-mail to and via regular mail to the following address:

Umwelt-Campus Birkenfeld
Study Coordinator "Principles of Sustainable Business"
PO Box 1380
55761 Birkenfeld

In addition to the application form, the following documents must be included with each application:

  1. Statement of Motivation
  2. Letter of Reference
  3. Most Recent Grade Transcript
  4. Certificate of English Language Proficiency or an equivalent
  • TOEFL (internet-based: 79 / computer-based: 213 / paper-based: 550)
  • IELTS (band 6),
  • TOEIC (750 points / B2)
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