Hochschule Hannover University of Applied Sciences and Arts

Technology of Renewable Raw Materials (TNR)

B.Eng. (Bachelor of Engineering)
Subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Economics, Agriculture, Environmental and Nutritional Sciences
English & German
Application open all year
Application Deadlines
3.5 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Tuition fees (per semester)
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus

Course description

An entry phase for international students for approximately two semesters consists of basic scientific subjects necessary in dairy food technology, e.g., English lectures in mathematics, computer science, and statistics plus German language classes. As soon as the international students reach the German B2 level, they switch to the courses conducted in German. During the entry phase students have a guest status at the Hochschule Hannover. After they reached German C1/TestDaF level they enrol regularly to the bachelor’s degree program.


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Higher education entrance qualification.

Language Requirements

The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

CERF German
min A2
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
No information regarding the English skills necessary for the program.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
directly at University
Application Fee:

Application Documents

Applications for the bilingual program are accepted at any time and the application process consists of three stages.

  1. Please send a letter of motivation and your CV (each max. two pages) to intotechnology@hs-hannover.de. The letter of motivation should address your personal interests for a study in Germany, the interest for the selected bachelor’s degree programs, and your expectations of the study program for your professional career. Please also provide the results of the fast check of your university entrance qualification for Germany and details about your German-language knowledge (see language requirements).
  2. After positive evaluation of your application, you will be requested to provide an officially-validated university entrance qualification for German universities (fee-based and also assessed by the uni-assist service) and, optionally, further documents necessary for your registration.
  3. After examination of the documents, the university will offer you an individual learning path to the selected bachelor’s degree program.

Further Information

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