The registration for participation in the TM-BASE is only made online via the registration portal. Early registration will be recommended if you want to take the test at your preferred location and time. Dates, deadlines and test locations will also be stated on www.tm-wiso.de.
You must create a personal user account to attend the TM-BASE. You can use your personal user account
During registration you will be requested to use the registration portal to enter your personal data into a form. Furthermore, you have to state a user name and a personal password. You will need your user name and your password when accessing your user account later on. It is particularly important to state your e-mail address. After confirming the completed form, an e-mail with a confirmation link will be sent to this e-mail address. You must click this link to activate your user account. If you did not receive the confirmation e-mail, this may be caused by your spam filter or because your inbox is full so that no further e-mails can be received. Please check both possibilities. You can use your personal user account to access your test invitation letter and your test result later on. The current version of the Acrobat Reader should be installed on your computer to be able to access the documents.
After creating your user account you will be able to select a test location, a test date and a test period (morning of afternoon). The test will take place at various test centres in several cities. The test date will always be a Saturday, with one test in the morning and one test in the afternoon. Early registration is recommended so that you will be able to take the test at your preferred location and time. Selection can only be made from the test locations, test dates and test periods that are still available. The address of the test centre will be provided together with the invitation letter. You may access your invitation via your user account on the Monday before the corresponding test Saturday at the latest. Important: Test location, test date and test period will only be bindingly booked after corresponding payment. Your selection will be deleted after 24 hours without payment. After selection of place, date and period you must state the university/universities where you want to apply. Here, at least one of the universities must be selected. Then, you must decide whether we should send your test results to one or several universities or not. We recommend selecting automatic forwarding to the university/universities; otherwise, you should ensure by yourself that your university receives the test report in due time. After providing the aforementioned data you will be forwarded to payment.
Attending the TM-BASE is subject to payment of a fee of 100 €. The fee can be paid by credit card (MasterCard, Visa) or by means of online direct debit payment. It is not necessary that you are the holder of the credit card or the owner of the payment account.
Status of your registration
You may check the status of your registration in the registration system by using your user name and password. You may download your invitation letter as from the Monday before your selected test Saturday. The invitation letter must be brought along to the test. It also includes the test centre where your test will take place. Some days after the test you can download your test result together with a detailed report letter. A file with the results of the participants who agreed to automatic forwarding will be forwarded by ITB Consulting to the corresponding universities. If you do not agree to automatic forwarding of the results, you must ensure by yourself that your selected university receives the test certificate in due time. Please inform early on the certificate acceptance deadline of the corresponding university. The homepage states the dates when you will receive the test report with your results. The dates are coordinated with the universities so that your test result will arrive in due time at the universities in any case. During the registration period (detailed information are stated on the homepage) you may contact ITB Consulting GmbH for purposes of questions on the registration and the test procedure. You can contact us by telephone at +49 228 93597110 (for the hotline hours please refer to the homepage). You can also send your questions by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Withdrawal from the test without stating any reason
You have the right to withdraw from this contract within 14 days without giving any reason (see Instructions on withdrawal).
Change of registration
Any change of the test date or the test place during the registration period for the corresponding test date can be made against payment of a fee of 30 €, provided that the corresponding capacities at the test place are still available.
If you neither cancelled nor changed your test date and do not appear on the test day, we will delete your profile. The paid fee cannot be reimbursed. You may register for another date; however, you must enter your data again and also pay the full test fee.
Test execution outside Germany
For persons unable to sit for the TM-BASE at any of the regular test dates in Germany because they are outside Germany, we try to arrange for the test to be administered outside Germany. Here you can find further information.
The registration phase for the test dates in 2019 has started on 8 January. Early registration is recommended so that you will be able to take the test at your preferred location and time.
The registration phase for the test date on 29 June 2019 ends on 11 June!
Dates, deadlines and test locations are stated here.
As of the winter semester 2019/2020 the Frankfurt University of Applied Sciences is considerin the results of the TM-BASE for its Masters' Programme Accounting and Finance (M.Sc.).
Important: If you want to apply for this programme you need to take the TM-BASE in English.
The prognostic power of TM-BASE has been proven in a scientific study with 247 master’s graduates. The test result predicts the final grade very well: The correlation between the test result and the final grade is r = .44.