"Wir haben im Programm so viele verschiedene Lehrerinnen und Lehrer und das bringt viele Vorteile: Verschiedene Materialien, verschiedene Lehrmethoden, verschiedene Erfahrungen." Mona Souda (participant 2018/19) (K.FISCHER)

Who can apply?

You can apply for a place in the ProRef Program if you:

Have a refugee background

As proof you need one of the following residence statuses:

  • Proof of arrival (Ankunftsnachweis)
  • Temporary resident permit (Aufenthaltsgestattung)
  • Degree of tolerance (Duldung)
  • Residence permit (Aufenthaltserlaubnis)

Obtained a university entrance certificate (Hochschulzugangsberechtigung)

  • School-leaving certificate that entitles you to higher education studies in Germany; equivalent to the German "Abitur" (original/certified copy with certified translation into German or English)
  • If available: a certificate of study (original BA- or MA-Transcript or certificate/certified copy with certified translation into German or English)

To check whether your secondary school degree is recognized in Germany and whether you fulfil the admission requirements, you can use the DAAD database on admission requirements.

Have language skills in German or English at level B1 or higher

Proven language skills at level B1 in German or English..

Missing language certificates
If you are missing a language certificate you can take the language placement test onSET in German and/or English. Due to the current situation, there are no set dates. Taking the test is only possible with a registration beforehand by e-mail at proref@uni-flensburg.de

For a later entry in January 2021 a level B2 is required.

want to study after the end of the program.

  • Please find out more about the study opportunities at the EUF.
  • If the prerequisites are met, there is the option of pursuing a PhD.

The university strives for a balanced gender relation in all language courses. The EUF particularly welcomes applications from qualified women.

Check list: what do I need for an application?

1. Online application

A later entry into the program is possible as of January 2021. This requires language skills at level B2. The application deadline is 15 December 2020.

2. Proof of refugee status
3. Language certificate
4. University entrance qualification



Initial information

Research assistant

Tel. +49 461 805 2740
proref-hiwi@uni-flensburg.de

Consultation and Application

Moritz Schneider

Tel. +49 461 805 2738
moritz.schneider@uni-flensburg.de

Consultation hours:
By appointment

VIL 2, room 207