Master degree courses (english)

Please note the following information to ensure you submit a successful application for a Master’s study programme:

  • Overview of the Master’s study programme and application procedure: Here you will find a short overview of the study programme and the application procedure.
  • Information from the department: Here you can learn more about the study programme and find the contact details for the department.
  • Address for applications: Here you can apply for the Master’s programme.
  • Scholarship available: Goethe University offers scholarships for this Master programme. Eligible for application are candidates from all over the world who have obtained a degree from a university outside Germany. Application is only available for the winter semester and expected to start 01.06.2017. For can get further details here.

The following overview shows all Master’s study programmes.

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Study programmeDegreeStart of the programme (Winter or summer semester)

Admission
restricted
Language of instructionDeadline for applicationsAdress for applications
Aesthetics Master of Arts WS no German 31.08. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

African Studies

Master of Arts

WS no German 31.08. Please contact the department
American Studies

Master of Arts

WS no English 15.06. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Anglophone Literatures,
Cultures and Media

Master of Arts

WS no English 01.07. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Archaeology and Cultural History of the Near East Master of Arts SuSe/WS no German SuSe 01.03.
WS 31.08.
On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Archaeology and History of the Roman Provinces Master of Arts WS no German 31.08. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Archaeology of coinage, money and the economy in the ancient world Master of Arts WS no German 31.08. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Art History

Master of Arts

SuSe/WS no German SuSe 15.01.
WS 30.06.
On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Audiovisual and Cinema Studies Master of Arts WS yes German (and English) 15.07. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Biochemistry

Scholarship available

Master of Science

WS yes German 15.07. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Bioinformatics

Master of Science

SuSe/WS yes German (and English) SuSe 15.01.
WS 15.07.
On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Biophysics

Master of Science

SuSe/WS no German (and English) SuSe 28.02.
WS 31.08.
Please contact the department

Business Administration

Master of Science

WS yes German (and English) 15.07. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Business Informatics

Master of Science

SuSe/WS yes German (and English) SuSe 15.01.
WS 15.07.
On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Business and Economic Education

Master of Science

WS yes German 15.07. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Chemistry

Master of Science

SuSe/WS no German SuSe 15.02.
WS 15.08.
On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Classical Archaeology Master of Arts WS no German 31.08. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Comparative Literature Master of Arts WS no German 31.08. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Computer Science

Master of Science

SuSe/WS no German SuSe 31.01.
WS 15.07.
On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Curatorial  Studies  
Theorie - Geschichte - Kritik
Master of Arts WS no German (and English) 31.05. Please contact the department

Dramaturgy


Master of Arts WS no German 31.05. Please contact the department

Ecology and Evolution

Master of Science

SuSe/WS yes German SuSe 15.01.
WS 15.07.
On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Economic and Finance Sociology

Master of Arts

WS yes German 15.07. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Educational Science Master of Arts SuSe/WS no German SuSe 31.01.
WS 31.07.
On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Empirical Linguistics Master of Arts WS no German 31.08. Please contact the department 

Environmental Science

Master of Science

SuSe/WS yes German SuSe 15.01.
WS 15.07.
On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Filmculture: Archiving, Programming, Presentation

Master of Arts

WS yes German 15.07. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Geographies of Globalization Master of Arts WS yes German (and English) 15.07. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Geosciences

Master of Science

SuSe/WS no German SuSe 31.01.
WS 31.08.
On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

German Literature

Master of Arts

SuSe/WS no German SuSe 15.02.
WS 31.07.
On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

German-French Perspectives in Ethnology

Master of Arts

WS no German, French WS 15.06. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

German-Portuguese Studies / Estudos Luso-Alemães Master of Arts WS no German, English, Portuguese 31.08. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Greek Philology Master of Arts SuSe/WS no German SuSe 31.01
WS 31.07
On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

History Master of Arts SuSe/WS no German

SuSe 15.01.
WS 15.08. 

On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Interdisciplinary Neuroscience

Scholarship available

Master of Science

WS no English 15.03. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

International Economics and Economic Policy Master of Arts WS yes English 01.05. 1.Deadline 

15.07.
limitation period

On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

International Studies /
Peace and Conflict Research

Scholarship available

Master of Arts WS yes German 15.07. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Islamic Studies

Master of Arts

WS yes German 15.07. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Italian Studies Master of Arts WS no German, Italian 31.08. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Japan in the World:
Global Challenges and Cultural Perspectives
Master of Arts WS no German 31.07. Please contact the department

Jewish Studies Master of Arts WS no German 31.08. Please contact the department

Latin Philology Master of Arts SuSe/WS no German SuSe 31.01
WS 31.07
On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Linguistics Master of Arts SuSe/WS no English SuSe 28.02.
WS 31.08.
On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

International Management Master of Science WS yes English 15.07. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Mathematics

Master of Science

SuSe/WS no German SuSe 15.02. 
WS 15.08. 
On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Meteorology 

Master of Science

WS no German 30.08. Please contact the department

Modern East Asian Studies  Master of Arts WS no English 15.08. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Molecular Biotechnology

Scholarship available

Master of Science

WS yes German (and English) 15.07. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Molecular Biosciences

Scholarship available

Master of Science

WS yes German (and English) 15.07. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Molecular Medicine

Scholarship available

Master of Science

WS no German (and English) 31.05. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Money and Finance

Master of Science

WS yes English 01.05. 1.Deadline

15.07. limitation period   

On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Moving Cultures -
Transcultural Encounters

Master of Arts

WS no German, English, French/Spanish 15.06. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Musicology Master of Arts SuSe/WS no German SuSe 15.03.
WS 15.09.
On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Philosophy Master of Arts SuSe/WS no German (and English) SuSe 28.02.
WS 31.08.
On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Philosophy of Religion Master of Arts WS no German (and English) 30.06. Please contact the department

Physical Biology of Cells and Cell Interactions

Scholarship available

Master of Science WS yes English 15.07. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Physics

Master of Science

SuSe/WS no German
or
English

SuSe 28.02.
WS 31.08.

On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Physical Geography 

Master of Science

SuSe/WS no German SuSe 15.01.
WS 15.07.
On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Political Science Master of Arts WS yes German 15.07. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Political Theory

Scholarship available

Master of Arts WS yes German 15.07. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Pre- and Protohistoric Archaeology Master of Arts SuSe/WS no German SuSe 28.02.
WS 31.08.
On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Psychology

Master of Science

WS yes German 15.07. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Quantitative Economics, Quantitative Finance, Quantitative Management, Quantitative Marketing

Scholarship available

Master of Science

WS yes English 31.01.
1. deadline
31.03.
2. deadline
15.07. 
limitation period

Please contact the department

Religious Studies Master of Arts WS no German 15.08. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Romance Linguistics

Master of Arts

WS no German 31.08. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Romance Literature and Culture Science Master of Arts WS no German 31.08. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Scandinavian Studies

Master of Arts

SuSe/WS no German SuSe 28.02.
WS 31.08.
On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Sinology Master of Arts SuSe/WS no German SuSe 15.01.
WS 15.07.
On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Social and Cultural Anthropology / Ethnology

Scholarship available

Master of Arts WS no German 15.06. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes


Social Sciences in Sports Master of Arts WS no German 01.07. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Sociology Master of Arts WS yes German 15.07. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Southeast Asian Studies Master of Arts WS no English (and Indonesian or respectively Malayian) 31.08.  On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Sports Medical Training &
Clinical Exercise Physiology
Master of Arts WS no German (and English) 01.07. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Theater-, Film- and
Media Studies

Master of Arts

WS yes German 15.07. On-line application portal for Master's study programmes

Study programmeDegreeStart of the programme
(Winter or summer semester)
Admission
restricted
Language of instruction Deadline for applications Adress for applications