Technische Universität Kaiserslautern

Actuarial and Financial Mathematics

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Mathematics
English & German
Summer semester:  31 Oct
Winter semester:  30 Apr
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Tuition fees (per semester)
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) equivalent to the degree in mathematics at TU Kaiserslautern.

A specific admission requirement is that the applicant must have successfully passed examinations for the modules "Stochastic methods” and “Probability theory” or in equivalent modules from the area of stochastics amounting to at least 18 credit points (CP) as well as economics modules from the bachelor's program business mathematics (or equivalent modules) amounting to at least 16 CP.

Language Requirements

The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

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Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
English language proficiency can also be proven by a German high school diploma or proof that the courses and lectures at the former university were taught in English. Prior knowledge in German is not necessarily required, but international students have to pass a German language test within their first academic year. German language courses are offered, starting in August and March. Students who cannot attend these courses must take part in German language courses in their home country.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
directly at University
Application Fee:

Application Documents

All applicants are required to submit a filled-in application form.

Along with the completed application form, the following documents must be attached:

  1. Curriculum vitae (description of the educational and perhaps professional history),
  2. Evidence of sufficient knowledge of the English language (see language requirements).
  3. Certified copies of final certificates in German or English (university entrance certificate, Bachelor's degree or an equivalent degree certificate)*,
  4. Academic transcript (list of all previous courses attended with exam results),
  5. Brief description of the contents of all mathematical lectures attended at university,
  6. At least two letters of recommendation,
  7. Letter of motivation,
  8. Chinese (except for Hong Kong), Vietnamese and Mongolian students must submit the APS certificate.

* If you do not receive your certification before the deadline, please contact the university.

Further Information

For more information please check the

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