Here you will find all the information you need to know about applying and admission to AIT.

Short course & Bachelor course 



  • Age: 16 – 24 years old
  • Permanent residence permit or citizenship of a European country

  • Complete language skills in at least one European language

  • At least middle school-leaving certificate

  • Successful participation in the application process including interview 

Admission procedure:


Study applicants send their complete application documents online to the office of student affairs of the AIT within the specified application deadline. The admission procedure is divided into main and subsequent procedures. After reviewing the application documents, suitable applicants are invited to an interview. The study places are allocated in accordance with the award regulations of the Academy for Islamic Theology. As soon as the matriculation phase in the main procedure is completed, the move-up procedure begins. The move-up procedure regularly follows the dates in the main procedure and usually ends at the beginning of the lecture period.


Application documents:

  • Application form (click here)
  • Motivation letter
  • High School Diploma (1)
  • CV
  • Copy of the passport

Please send your complete application documents to


Application period: 

  • winter term:    June 1st to July 15th 
  • summer term: January 1st to February 28th (extended)

Semester start:

  • winter term: October 1st
  • summer term: April 1st

*Exceptions are possible in special cases. The final approval will be held by the committee.