Foundation Programs In Germany

A foundation year could be part of a degree course in some universities. It lasts a year and is designed to give students a foundation that they can lean on when they are pursuing their bachelor degree. In some universities you will be studying both academic and language subjects, while the majority is dividing them into two separate years to enhance your skills.  


Wildau Foundation Year (WFY) is an intensive one-year integration and study preparation program designed to prepare international students for a degree subject of their choice at a German university, introduced at Technical University of Applied Sciences (TUAS) Wildau. It facilitates smooth entry into the German academic world through preparatory studies in language, special subjects, culture and academic methodology. 

The program is designed for students who are:

  • looking to succeed in their studies and to apply to a degree program at a university of applied sciences outside their home country, in Germany
  • are willing to undergo an intensive course in order to start university bachelor program within a year
  • want to learn German language and study skills to succeed at university and at their future employment

Wildau Foundation Year offers students a variety of opportunities for academic and cultural exchange through interaction with German and international students on and off campus.

The curricula have been tailored to provide skills and experience needed for success at university. Successful school graduation is the required standard for the foundation program.

Choice of two subject tracks

Whether you are looking for a career 

  • in the engineering area or
  • in business economics

WFY provides you with a tailored foundation program to your field of study interest.

WFY foundation program is designed to offer a wide range of skills in a short space of time.

The intensive nature of study makes it perfect for anyone who wants to boost their skills and gain admittance to a leading German university of applied sciences.

We want our students to be able to reach their academic and career goals, no matter what these are and we offer the right foundation program suiting a wide range of areas.


Required Documents:

  • Copy of Passport
  • High School Transcript & Certificate
  • Personal Statement
  • German Language Level B1 or IELTS Academic 6.0
  • 4 Colored Photos
  • Blocked Account
  • CV/Resume