Uni-assist has offered a new portal for students to apply to their desired German university. Here is what you will see on the homepage of the new portal:
There are several points which you should notice:
After logging in, you will be asked to fill in your basic personal information.
Unfortunately, you cannot log in with your old uni-assist account. But don't worry, your account is still useful as it's possible to transfer the data from your old account to the new one.
Enter your old applicant number in the blank space above and you will find all your documents and old applications again.
You will be asked to to provide the BID and BAN numbers, which are provided by hochschulstart.de.
hochschulstart.de is a special application process for students who want to apply for a local “NC” (Numerus Clausus) in a German university. They will need to log in onto hochschulstart.de in order to get their BID and BAN as shown above. For further information about all the application processes through uni-assist, you can read our other article.
Next, you will be directed to the Course Catalogue page.
Here’s an explanation of the webpage:
Your applications will be then edited after you pay the fees. So what you need to do first of all is to pay for the applications you want to submit in the "selection first".
But there are two important points you need to pay attention to before submitting your documents. Please make sure that:
You may also need to answer several questions from the universities before any submission.
Depending on the majors and requirements of the universities, you may see different payment requests but in general, they look like this:
There are three payment methods:
After paying the fees, you will receive an email from uni-assist to confirm/notify you of your payment status. The next step is to send all the required documents via Post to the uni-assist office in Berlin. Here is the address: Geneststaße 5 10829 Berlin
We hope that by the end of this article, you can familiarize yourself with the new portal from uni-assist. If you still have questions about applying via uni-assist, don’t hesitate to contact us! We wish you all the best with this new portal!