Welcome to the application portal of the Carl Benz School of Engineering

Via this online application portal of the CBS you are able to apply for the Bachelor Program in Mechanical Engineering (International) at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). Due to the fact, that this international Bachelor Program is offered through the Carl Benz School in combination with a unique and personalized career and study guidance program and with the option of living on our own international campus, the application must be directly submitted to the Carl Benz School of Engineering.

You may save your data, log out and log back in to continue at any time. For this purpose, please go to the LOGIN page. After the application form has been fully completed and sent, changes are no longer possible. Before starting the application process, we recommend you to have the following documents at hand:

Transcripts of Records

A transcript is an official summary of your academic performance. Please submit a copy of your final grade sheet. If you have not finished your last term of High School yet, please submit copies of your official High School transcripts that show your performance over the past two school semesters.

SAT Scores

have your results at hand. Please be aware that the official SAT score report has to be sent directly from the College Board to Carl Benz School (Code: 3592) by 30 April 2019

Passport Photograph

Please attach a passport-sized photograph.

Motivation Letter

Please provide a well-prepared and structured text of one and a half pages on why you want to become part of Carl Benz School.

English language proficiency test certificate if English is not your mother tongue

If you have taken a language proficiency test, you need to have your results at hand. Furthermore be aware of the following:

  • IELTS: You have to make your result available to Carl Benz School of Engineering for verification.
  • TOEFL: Code: C136, the official report has to be sent directly from TOEFL to Carl Benz School of Engineering KIT.
  • TOEIC: Have your scanned test results ready for upload.


Declaration of English Proficiency

If English has been the language of instruction, please download the file Declaration of English Proficiency and have a filled out and signed version ready for upload.

Optionally, other documents proving your qualification

If you have taken part in summer schools or other projects, you can attach your certificates here.

Declaration of Financial Support

Please provide information on who will pay your expenses or if you have applied/will apply for a scholarship.
Here you can download the file Financial Support. Please have a filled out and signed version ready for upload.


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