Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
- higher education entrance qualification, Fachhochschulreife (education entrance qualification for universities of applied sciences) or subject-linked higher education entrance qualification
- Applicants without a primary higher education entrance qualification or an education entrance qualification for universities of applied sciences have the opportunity to be admitted through successful completion of an aptitude test or with an extended university admission (special regulation for qualified working professionals):
- In § 59paragraph 1–3, of the State Law on Education has established another means of admission to university for qualified working professionals without an aptitude test. Nurses and workers in a health care profession who can give evidence of 400 lessons of advanced training in addition to their exam-ination can apply for admission. These applicants are required to attend counselling offered by the university.