Admission & Fees

Online Application

How to apply

You can apply for any Bucerius Summer Program through our online application system. Please remember that you will need to upload digital copies of required documents before you can submit your application and will still need to submit hard copies of your transcript afterward.

Early Bird Deadline:
March 1

Save 15% - make early plans and benefit from a tuition reduction. Admission decisions will be announced in late March.

Standard Deadline:
April 15

Applications received after this date will be considered only if space permits. Admission decisions will be announced in late May.

Required documents

To submit an application, you will be required to upload the following items:

1. A brief statement of purpose (approx. 1-2 pages)
  • explain areas of special interest and why you wish to study at Bucerius
  • discuss your experience—educational and/or professional—in the field treated by the program to which you are applying (coursework, workshops, conferences, summer programs, work experience)
  • include any previous international experience
2. A transcript of grades
  • in English or German
  • from your current university (or the university where you completed your studies)
  • include a description of the grading system and, if possible, class rank
  • if you studied business or a business-related topic for a previous degree, please submit copies of these transcripts in addition to those from your legal studies
  • if you are still a student, your home university should send a scan/e-transcript to sabrina.henning(at) For all other applicants, uploads in the application form will be sufficient.
4. One passport-size photo to be used for a student directory

Application System

The application system for the 2020 program will become available in December 2019.

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Any Questions?

Sabrina Henning

Our Program Coordinator Sabrina will be happy to assist you! Send her an email or give her a call at +49 40 30 706 113.