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German Sport University Cologne

Human Technology in Sports and Medicine

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Computer Science, Technical Health Systems, Sport
No. of places
English only
Winter semester: 31 May/20 Aug
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent).

The following requirements will also be imposed:

  1. Bachelor’s degree program with either a scientific, engineering, mathematics, sports science, health science; medical, medical technology, or life science content as the main orientation.
  2. Content of bachelor’s degree programs must primarily be oriented (that is, at least 90 credits) on science.

Minimum standard period of study: 6 semesters.
Required ECTS credits: 180.

GPA (German System) 2.50
GPA Comment

Proof of ability (above-average final grade of either 2.5 or higher according to the German system or B according to ECTS).

Language Requirements

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

CEFR English
min C1
min 95
min 7
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
If an applicant is unable to provide the required test evidence by the application deadline, this evidence can be submitted by August 31 st of the same year. English native speakers and graduates who have completed an English-language bachelor degree, which was completed at a University of an EU Member State or a country whose official language is English, this proof must not be provided for admission.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Applications are open from:
Winter semester:June 01 (German)June 01 (EU)April 15 (Non EU)

Application Procedure & Selection

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

Application Documents

After registration via the online application portal the following documents have to be uploaded to the portal:

  1. Study diploma and diploma supplement/transcript of records: German and European applicants who do not yet have their degree certificate alternatively send a certificate that confirms the completion of their studies and indicates the final grade, issued by the universities examination office, as a PDF file to [email protected] until September 18th.
    1. Transcript of records, indicating all courses (including grade) and the number of credit points and/or the number of hours.
    2. A certificate with the average grade of your degree including the respective grading table.
  2. English language skills (see language requirements). The test results must be submitted by September 18th at the latest.
  3. Curriculum vita in English. 
  4. Motivational letter: The motivational letter shall explain your interest in the main subject areas of the master´s degree, your motives for commencing the studies, and your medium-term professional goals (in the English language).
  5. Proof of scientific performance: E.g. participation in research projects, scientific publications, etc.
  6. Proof of work experience: E.g. employment certificates, interim references, internship certificates, work abroad, etc.
  7. Proof of practical sporting experience: E.g. trainer´s certificates.

The certificates and documents mentioned under 1) till 4) are mandatory. Documents 5)- 7) are not mandatory and depend on the individual experience in the respective field.

All applicants with a foreign university degree send all documents mentioned under 1) and 2) additionally via postal mail as officially certified copies to the International Office. Officially certified translations are necessary for certificates that are not issued in German or English.

Address International Office:
German Sport University Cologne
International Office
Application Master
Am Sportpark Müngersdorf 6
50933 Cologne


German Sport University Cologne

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website