Sozialethik im Gesundheitswesen (Master of Arts)

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Degree Master of Arts in Sozialethik im Gesundheitswesen
Duration The standard length of study for the Master of Arts is 4 semesters
Languages of instruction German (and English) 
Start of the programme The study programme starts at the beginning of the wintersemester only.
Student advisory service

Julia Westendorff

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Conditions of admission

Admission requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree or comparable degree in a similar subject
  • Motivation letter (max. 700 words), showing your motivation and your professional perspective 
  • CV
  • English language skills (level B1)
  • Applicants with an international university entrance qualification and Bachelor's degree must prove sufficient German language skills according to the regulations of the Deutsche Sprachprüfung für den Hochschulzugang (DSH), the German language test for university entrance.
Provisional admission

If the university entrance qualification for the consecutive Master’s programme (namely the Bachelor’s degree) has not yet been completed, you can apply for the programme with a transcript of records on the basis of at least 80% of the required CP for the bachelor's degree. This provisional certificate must be issued by an office authorised to award grades or issue certificates. If a student is admitted, this will be on a provisional basis. Provisional admission is valid until the end of the first semester of the master’s program. The bachelor’s degree must thus be handed in by March 31 (winter intake) or September 30 (summer intake) the latest.

Mode of admission Admission is not restricted.

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Documents to be submitted
  • if you are not already enrolled at Goethe-University Frankfurt:
    a university entrance qualification (e.g. A-Levels)
  • Bachelor’s degree certificate with an overview of achievement (for foreign certificates: please also provide a certified copy in English or German)
  • if the Bachelor's degree has not yet been completed:
    - a transcript of records or equivalent document listing the content of the study programme and average grade
  • letter of motivation (max. 700 words)
  • CV
  • proof of English language skills (B1)
  • if the first degree was obtained at an international higher education institution:
    - certificate of German language skills. See here for more information about the required German language skills.
  • APS certificate for applicants from India, Vietnam and PR of China (original)
Application period 01.06. - 15.07.  
Address for applications

Online application portal for Master's study programmes

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