Recognition of study periods and examinations
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Credit recognition or credit transfer means that academic achievement that a student has acquired in a context beyond his/her current studies can be accredited towards his/her degree. Courses acknowledged for transfer do not need to be taken anymore.
You can submit an application for the recognition of study periods and examinations, if you
- have transferred to the University of Oldenburg from another university
- have changed your combination of subjects at the University of Oldenburg
- have studied at a university abroad
- have professional experience which you want to have accredited
N.B. a recognition can only be processed after you are enrolled at the University of Oldenburg.
Fill out the recognition form (only in German available) which consists of the "Antrag auf Anrechnung" and the enclosures (Anlagen).
Please submit the completed recognition form inclusive the enclosures and any supporting evidence of coursework and assessment to the Examinations Office. If you like to have some support by filling out the form, please come to the Examinations Office during our office hours.
At the Examinations Office your application will be checked for completeness and reviewed according to the relevant regulations. It will be forwarded to the appropriate subject representive (Fachvertretung).
The examination committee is responsible for deciding on the recognition of study periods and examinations.
After the decision on your application you can see the accredited study periods and examinations in the grade listings in Stud.IP. You will be informed on the outcome of your application for recognition by the Examinations Office.