INSTITUTE FOR TEST DEVELOPMENT AND TALENT RESEARCH
SUBJECT-SPECIFIC SCHOLASTIC APTITUDE TESTS AND SELECTION OF SCHOLARSHIP HOLDERS
The ITB develops scholastic aptitude tests such as the Test for Medical Studies (TMS), the
TM-WISO and the selection test of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation. We are Germany's leading developer of selection tests and are specialised in the selection of students and scholarship holders. Self-assessments (OSA) and tests for advising prospective students are also part of our services.
You would like to select students or scholarship holders?
Find out more about our services:
- Subject-specific scholastic aptitude tests for various degree programmes, e.g. TMS, PhaST and TM-WISO
- individual selection procedures for scholarship organisations, universities and state institutions, e.g. “Landarztquoten”
- Test with proctoring (supervision at a distance)
Would you like to take part in an scholastic aptitude test or selection process?
Here you will find further information and useful links:
- TM-WISO, PhaST and BT-WISO: current test dates, preparation information and links to the registration
- Proctoring (supervision at a distance): detailed information on technical requirements and procedure, among other things
- Links to our clients’ participant information
- FAQ and support
First-semester students at the University of Tübingen took the first test version of the PhaST in October 2019. As a
For students who would like to take the TM-WISO but cannot be in Germany on the regular test dates, e.g.
"The Studienstiftung has been successfully cooperating with the Institute for Test and Giftedness Research (ITB) for many years in the selection of new scholarship holders. The ITB has developed our selection test, which has proven to be very effective in the context of students' self-applications. It is very valuable for us to have reliable and competent cooperation partners at our side with the ITB's consultants, who react to new requirements with flexibility and commitment."
"The universities of Baden-Württemberg found an excellent partner in the Institute for Test Development and Talent Research for the development of the “Deltaprüfung”. ITB provided quickly a customer-oriented concept that fits the requirements of the universities very well. The ITB also supports the universities very reliably and competently in conducting the examination. Overall, we feel that we are in very good hands with the ITB with the Deltaprüfung."
"The Institute for Test Development and Talent Research has been supporting us for more than 10 years. We process about 4,000 applications per year. We benefit from the ITB's know-how, a custom-fit concept for the selection of talented professionals and a powerful online tool for the web-based part of the test procedure."
We regularly evaluate our selection procedures and conduct research on giftedness and aptitude