The test is a proven method for the selection of students
The employment of an ability test enables universities to identify the most suitable persons and to recruit them for their programmes. More
The BT-BASE measures competences critical for success
The BT-BASE encompasses four areas of competence that proved to be critical for success in bachelor’s programmes of economics and social sciences:
The BT-BASE is administered as an online test at test centres in many German cities. The organisation, administration and evaluation of the test as well as the notification of the participants as to their scores are carried out by ITB – no effort is required on the part of the universities. However, universities may participate as a test centre and in this manner encourage many prospective students to take up direct contact with the university.
Individual models for student selection with BT-BASE
There are numerous ways of using tests to select students. A number of models which have proven themselves in practice are described here. We will be happy to advise you on planning your selection procedure and an optimal integration of BT-BASE into this selection procedure.
The registration phase for the test dates in 2018 starts on February 21st 2018. Here you can find all test dates, locations and deadlines.
The BT-WISO can only be taken at certified test centres on respectively scheduled dates.
Starting in 2017, the BT-WISO can also be taken in English In English the BT-WISO is called BT-BASE. The test language can be chosen within the registration process. We recommend that you check with the university to which you plan to apply as to which language version(s) it accepts.