Leipzig University

Early Childhood Research

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Pedagogy, Educational Sciences, Psychology
M.Sc.
Degree
20
No. of places
English
English only
Language
Winter semester:  31 May
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Duration
Free
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Application:
Uni-Assist
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent). There are no mandatory bachelor's degrees. A degree in psychology, anthropology, educational science, and other related courses is advisable.

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
CERF English
min C1
IELTS
min 7
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
Except for native English speakers.

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines



Applications are open from:
Winter semester: May 02 (German)April 01 (EU)April 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester:

Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
None
No. of places available:
20
Application:
Uni-Assist
Application Fee:
75 € for the first application, 30 € for each additional

Application Documents


The selection of applicants for the Master's program in Early Childhood Research is based on the following necessary documents:

  1. Certificate of a first professional qualification in English or German (incl.transcript of records) (can be submitted by the start of the course).
  2. Proof of knowledge of English at least at level C1 of the European Framework of Reference in English or German (see language requirements).
  3. Certificate of higher education entrance qualification (general higher education entrance qualification), a relevant subject-related higher education entrance qualification or a certificate regarded as equivalent by legal regulation, in English or German, each in a certified copy.
  4. Letter of motivation with a detailed justification for the choice of the master including relevant prior knowledge in English.
  5. Proof of subject-specific knowledge of methods and statistics in German or English, e.g. through evidence of credit points or the writing of empirical (final) theses (please enclose).
  6. CV in tabular form in English.
  7. If applicable, existing evidence in English or German of activities relevant to the course of study, voluntary internships or similar activities relating to the intended course of study.

Please note that only complete application documents will be considered.

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website