How to apply

If you are applying for a postgraduate programme, this section will provide you with information on what your next steps should be.


Your success starts here: how to apply


Applying for one of our programmes is simple, watch the video to find out everything you need to know to start your journey with a leading business school!

Find your course and apply  1. Find your course and apply

Complete the application form and one of our consultants will get in touch with you. 

Join a diverse community of students from all over the globe. Use our visa requirement tool to decide whether or not you need a visa to study in Germany.

If you are applying for a postgraduate programme, this section will provide you with information on what your next steps should be. To apply for any of our courses, simply click on the 'Enquire now' on the top right of a programme page. If you are sure this is the course you want to apply for, click on the 'Application form' button in the right column of the a course page. In both cases, a programme consultant will get in touch with you. 

There are no official deadlines for applications but we encourage applicants to apply as soon as possible or at least three months before the course starts, especially if you are an international student and will require a visa to study in Germany

These will depend on the course you are applying for but in general we are looking for a good honours degree from a recognised university, or equivalent qualification. Our programme consultants can provide you with more information on non-standard entry requirements. 

Receive Acceptance Letter   2. Receive acceptance letter

If entry requirements are met and all documents are submitted, you will get an acceptance letter.

Sign study contract   3. Sign study contract

Admissions will send you a confirmation letter for your course and a request for a deposit. 

Secure your place   4. Secure your place

Pay the deposit for the programme you selected to make sure your place is secured. 

Contact embassy   5. Contact embassy

Contact the German embassy or consulate in your home country to find out about the visa process.

Prepare documents   6. Prepare documents 

Have your documents prepared as the embassy asks. This will depend on your home country. 

Attend interview   7. Attend interview 

You will be called for an interview at the embassy to give some background about who you are. 

Receive Your Visa   8. Receive your visa

You will get your visa as you've been accepted in a German school. 

Search for accomodation   9. Search for accommodation 

Begin your accommodation process once you have received your visa and have booked a flight. 

Fly to Germany   10. Fly to Germany!

You are now all set and ready to begin your journey and course with GISMA


We offer a range of partial scholarship opportunities to qualified students starting their course with us. 

GISMA Scholarships may be awarded to students who are studying a degree programme from Grenoble Ecole de Management or The University of Law.

  • Principal’s scholarship for Entrepreneurship
  • Exceptional Career Scholarship
  • Women in Business Scholarship
  • Academic Merit Scholarship
  • Rector’s scholarship
  • Family scholarship



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Application forms

Our application forms are different for each partner institution we work with. If you know which application form applies to you, these are accessible below. If you are unsure, please head over to our programme page, select a programme and download the relevant application form from the course page. Please submit your application form or enquiries at