Initiative "Integration of Political Refugees with Academic Backgrounds or Ambitions" (IpFaH)

Offer for refugees 2018

In this year, as part of its academic integration initiative, Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences starts the following course again - but only on campus in Stendal:

  • Language course in preparation for studying - "German as a Foreign Language" - target level C1
    (12 months, every day from Monday to Friday)
  • Integration offers
    (buddy programme, RONDO, guest student programme, amongst others)
  • Advice on all of the steps you will need to take
    (e.g. application for studies, start of studies, financing possibilities)


University entrance with incomplete certificates due to flight

Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences offers the possibility of testing your aptitude for study (specialized examinations). If it is successful, you may study without a complete proof of qualifications.

This pilot project avails of the resolution of the Standing Conference of the Ministers of Education and Cultural Affairs from 8 November 1985.

Application documents

  • Signed application form (see below)
  • Complete CV
  • Proof of residence (refugee background)
  • Certificate of integration course (if you were obliged)
  • Proof of German language skills Level B1 (at least)
  • official recognition of higher education entrance qualification (proof of qualifications or certificates by Landesschulamt Sachsen-Anhalt)
  • Participation in the online language placement test called onSET (information about appointments see next tab)
  • Additional for incomplete proof of qualifications: TestAS-certificate

(The next TestAS for refugees is on 12th September 2018. For registration, please visit: The registration deadline is on 27th August.)

onSET appointments

Appointments for the online language placement test onSET

Introduction to onSET

(Choose the first appointment)

25 September 2018     at 11 o'clock

... September 2018     at 11 o'clock

Language placement test onSET

(Choose the second appointment)

25 September 2018     at 14 o'clock

... September 2018     at 14 o'clock


The introduction to onSET and the language placement test are taking place on:


Campus in Stendal

Osterburger Str. 25

Building no. 3

Room no. 2.03 (PC-Pool)



Questions and applications to:

Claudia Weyhe
(Standortkoordinatorin Stendal)

Tel.: (03931) 2187 3836
Fax: (03931) 2187 4870

Post address:
Hochschule Magdeburg-Stendal
Initiative IpFaH
Osterburger Str. 25
39576 Stendal

Visitor's address:
Wendstr. 30
Raum 1.21
39576 Stendal

Please make an appointment for consulting via:

Application documents for the course 2018 in Stendal:

Information sheet 2018

Application form 2018

Gefördert vom Land Sachsen-Anhalt durch das Ministerium für Wirtschaft, Wissenschaft und Digitalisierung.


Gefördert vom DAAD aus Mitteln des Bundesministeriums für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF).


Head of the Initiative "Integration of Political Refugees with Academic Backgrounds or Ambitions"

Miriam Pohl

Tel.: (0391) 886 4739
Fax: (03931) 2187 4870

Post address:
Hochschule Magdeburg-Stendal
University of Applied Sciences
Breitscheidstr. 2
39114 Magdeburg

Visitor's address:
Breitscheidstr. 51
Raum 1.15
39114 Magdeburg

Consultation Hours:

Please make an appointment via:


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