To be considered for admission to the Master Programme ‘European and European Legal Studies’ you are required to invite a professor to act as a referee supporting your application and to complete an online application. If you wish to apply for a scholarship brokered by the Foundation Europa-Kolleg Hamburg, one additional referee shall be named.

Before you start the application process, please be sure to carefully read the instructions.


Please carefully read the instructions and be prepared to have names and professional email contact(s) of the referee(s) speaking out in support of your application at the ready. Also, please make sure you have all the documents ready, further information on this you may find in this checklist here.

Also, we are interested in whether you would like to not only study at the Europa-Kolleg Hamburg but also live here, whether you are in need of financial support and how you came to know about our Master Programme.

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Selection of Applications to be Admitted

In case of admission you will be notified in June, 2019.
The selection of applicants is administered by the Admissions and Examinations Committee on the basis of the written applications and, in some cases, a telephone interview.

Acceptance or Rejection of the Offered Place

After receipt of the letter of admission to the Master Programme, the applicant has to declare in writing his or her acceptance or rejection of the offered place in our Master Programme. This has to be done within the deadline specified in the letter of admission.
By declaring his or her acceptance the applicant commits him- or herself to participate in the Master Programme and to cover the tuition fees.


Closing Date for your Application: May, 31, 2019
Notification of Admission: June, 2019
Declaration of Acceptance/Rejection: June/July, 2019
(precise date will be specified in the Letter of Admission)
Beginning of Studies: 1 October, 2019
End of Studies: 30 September, 2020