Master’s Degree in Educational Science

There is an overview of the study area of pedagogics and contacts in the flyer of the department.


Faculty of Cultural and Social Sciences

Department of Education


Erzabt-Klotz-Straße 1

Form of Study / Degree Master’s Degree
Number of ECTS Credits 120
Type of Study Full-time
Standard period of Study 4 semesters
Degree Master of Arts
Admission requirements

Relevant (Subject-) Higher Education Bachelor Study or at least an equivalent qualification in a domestic or foreign post-secondary educational institution

Doctoral Study possible Yes


The curriculum is the most important and legally binding document for students and the department. Its contents should be well known to all students. First semester students in the Master’s Program automatically enter the current curriculum (currently version 2016).

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Curricula MA-Educational Science

Examination Form

Organisation for the Academic Year

Version 2016: elective modules
Focus A: Education in different phases of life
Focus B: Social Education
Focus C: Educational Research and Evaluation
Focus D: Methodology of empirical educational scientific research

Beginning of Studies

Course of Study

The department applies the citation rules of the German Society for Psychology. These can be found in the guidelines for manuscript design published by the Society (3rd edition from 2007) on pages 75 to 101. References Deutsche Gesellschaft für Psychologie (DGPs). (2007). Richtlinien zur Manuskriptgestaltung (3. Aufl.). Göttingen: Hogrefe.

Conclusion of Studies

You will find the form for the supervision agreement in PLUSonline under Visitenkarte > Diplom- u Masterarbeiten > neue Anmeldung für dieses Studium

 You can find information about dates and registration for graduation on the Webpage of the PLUS. (german version only)