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Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

GeT MA - German-Turkish Master's Programme in Social Scienсеs

M.A. (Master of Arts)
Subjects: Sociology, Political Sciences, Global & European Studies, Middle Eastern Studies, German Studies
No. of places
English only
Winter semester: 15 Jul
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
€ 2500
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction 
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus
Registration Fee & Tuition Information:
Tuition fees for the two-year academic program amοunt tο 10,000 €.


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree in a relevant area of study (e.g. political sciences, sociology, history and regional studiеs).

Language Requirements

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

CEFR English
min B2
min 7
min 86
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
Due to the university's high academic standard and the regulations of both universities, all applicants have to prove their English knowledge with a TOEFL or IELTS test.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
local admission restriction 
Admission Test/Interview:
No. of places available:
directly at the University
Application Fee:


Application Documents

Required documents:

  1. Completed application form.
  2. Statement of purpose (maximum 2 pages, English): please state your motivation to apply for the GeT MA program. Explain your objectives and targets, research, fields of interest, and relevant background. Indicate your honor(s), scholarship(s), publications, etc.
  3. Curriculum Vitae.
  4. Two letters of recommendation: it is recommended that you request letters of recommendation from faculty members of the last institution you were enrolled in as a full-time student. Ideally, your referees will be professors who know you well from the courses you attended. The letters must be sealed and be either sent directly to the GeT MA office or handed in together with the application forms (please note: references have to be composed in English).
  5. Copy of high school diploma (e.g. Abiturzeugnis, Baccalauréat, A-Levels).
  6. Copies of B.A. degree or an equivalent degree in a relevant area of study (e.g. social science, political science, sociology, European studies, history, public administration, public policy, law or economics, Turcology & oriental studies).
  7. Records of study or transcripts from all universities attended.
  8. Certificates attesting language proficiency in English - equivalent B2 (see language requirements).
  9. One writing sample (maximum 10 pages, in English or German): submit your B.A. thesis, term paper or any writing sample from your previous studies.

Please send the application form with all the other application materials by email to:

[email protected]

Furthermore, please submit a signed printout with all the other application materials to:

Humboldt Universität zu Berlin

Institut für Sozialwissenschaften
German Turkish Masters Program - Application

Unter den Linden 6
10099 Berlin


Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website