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Finance your studies with BAföG

If you study at one of these universities, ask us about BAföG funding!  

  • University of Potsdam
  • University of Applied Sciences Potsdam
  • Film University Babelsberg KONRAD WOLF
  • University of Applied Sciences Brandenburg
  • Technical University of Applied Sciences Wildau
  • University of Applied Sciences Clara Hoffbauer Potsdam
  • University of Applied Sciences for Sport & Management P
  • XU Exponential University of Applied Sciences Potsdam
  • Brandenburg Medical School Theodor Fontane
  • Elstal Theological Seminary

Do you have questions about the BAföG or do you need help with completing the application?

Here you will find the information flyers about topics related to BAföG. Is your question not included? We are happy to advise you personally during our office hours. Please also read our FAQ.
Please note: Our flyers are only available in German at the moment.

Ein Studium finanzieren – short information for prospective students, pupils, parents and teachers

We have answered the most frequently asked questions about the BAföG here:

"Die Hälfte ist geschenkt"– information for students

"BAföG aktuell" – information for students

Would you like to post your application/ hand it in or are you looking for a specific application form?

All BAföG application forms can be found here. You can also send us your application via mail (post) or hand-in your application personally, during our opening hours.
Please note: The forms are only available in German.

Make sure to apply for BAföG in time. You can hand in the necessary documents at a later date.

Informal application

Form 1

Explanations concerning form 1

Attachment 1 – Details about your school and professional career (only to be completed on the initial application!)

Attachment 2 – Extra child support for children under the age of 10

Form 2 – Certificate of Attendance at a university

Form 3 – Statement on the spouse, life partner, father, mother

Explanations concerning form 3

Form 4 – Only for international students upon first application

Form 5 –Certificate of performance of the university after the 3rd or 4th semester

Formblatt 8 – Application for advance payment