Exam Rules and Regulations

* NEW * Special provisions in winter term 2020/21 and summer term 2021:

edited: 08.02.2021

Failed third attempt exams, given in winter term 2020/21 and summer term 2021 will be cancelled, so that you get another chance for a forth attempt prior to the additional oral exam. Note that this only applies for third attempts, that are failed!

* For students of PO2012/13: *

Please note, that this does not affect the period of offering exams. Exams of first semester will be offered last time in summer term 2021 and exams of second semester last time in winter 2021/22. In case you don't pass your exams by this date you will be transferred to PO 2019.


Program, Exam Rules and Regulations

All examination regulations are explained on two levels:

  • Examination Regulations from the University - ABPO.
  • The special examination rules defined by the Faculty - BBPO 2019. (Pdf-Datei, 842,6 KB)
  • The program is described in the BBPO - Module Description. (Pdf-Datei, 1,7 MB)
  • The program structure is laid out in the Study Plan.

The following list provides an overview of the examination process for the MSEIT and IMSEIT Program. For more details, please check the ABPO and BBPO above.

General Information

Exams are offered twice a year (February/March and July/August)


Grading is according to the German grading system.


Only exams which are not passed can be repeated.


German Grading System

1.0 (excellent)











5.0 (failed)

Additional Information

Examination Board

Prof. Dr. Michael Kuhn

Birkenweg 8
64295 Darmstadt
Office: D16, 210

Michael Kuhn

Diana Taddayoni

Birkenweg 8
64295 Darmstadt
Office: D16, 407

Diana Taddayoni

Contact Examination Office:

Consultation Hour (D 16, Room 407)

Monday: 9 am - 11 am

Tuesday: 9 am - 11 am

Thursday: 9 am - 11 am