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Augsburg University of Applied Sciences

Industrial Security and Safety

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Business Administration, Cybersecurity
English & German
Summer semester: 15 Dec
Application Deadlines
1.5 Years (starting: Summer semester)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Start Dates
Summer Semester: March 15th
Summer semester
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree in the fields of technology and computer science or a business-related degree program with a focus on technology.

Minimum standard period of study: 7 semesters.
Required ECTS credits: 210.

Applicants with a completed first university degree, comprising of six semesters and with a different grading system or without credit points (CPs), will be put on an equal footing with applicants holding a degree with 180 CPs. Within the first year of enrolment, these applicants have to provide evidence of the skills that were lacking by acquiring additional qualifications to make up for the required credit points (CPs). Students are therefore placed on conditional enrolment.

GPA (German System) 2.30
GPA Comment

An above-average bachelor's degree (final grade 2.3 or above). Admission is granted following a successfully completed selection interview if a final grade between 2.3. and 2.6 has been achieved in previous studies.

Language Requirements

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

CEFR English
min B2
min 80
min 830
Specification: Listening 430 - 485; Reading 400 - 450.
min 6.5
Specification: With at least 5.5 in each band.
Telc English B2-C1 University
min B2
PTE Academic
min 65
min B2 First (FCE)
Specification: At least grade C.
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
DAAD Language Certificate
min 4
CEFR German
min B2
min DSH 2
min TDN 4
Specification: At least level 4 in all exam parts.
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
English language proficiency can also be proven with CET (College English Test) CET-6, min. 500, by being a native speaker (evidenced by passport), with an Abitur (confirming level B2/C1), an university entrance qualification completed in English (evidenced via transcript or confirmation letter by the respective institution), or a successful completion of a university degree, from a recognized university, in English (language of instruction evidenced via diploma supplement, transcript or confirmation letter by the respective institution). Your test results must be less than two years old. Proof of language proficiency has to be submitted togehter with the official application.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Applications are open from:
Summer semester:November 15 (German)November 15 (EU)November 15 (Non EU)

Application Procedure & Selection

Admission Test/Interview:
directly at the University
Application Fee:

Application Documents

You need to include the following documents with your application:

  1. Copy of your university entrance qualification from abroad and the officially certified translation including the grading system or grade scale.
  2. Officially certified copy of your university qualification, generally a bachelor’s degree or diploma, from abroad.
  3. Officially certified translation of your foreign university qualification including description of subjects or module guide and the grading system or grade scale.
  4. Proof of the average grade achieved and the total number of ECTS.
  5. Proof of the required language skills (see language requirements).
  6. Proof of previous education abroad by means of the APS certificate of the academic test center for applicants from PR China, Vietnam and Mongolia.
  7. Proof of the mandatory requirements for the degree program in question, for example, letter of motivation, internships, etc. You can find information on these requirements on the faculty web pages.
  8. Copy of your passport.
  9. CV in table form.

Submit the application documents (by mail or in person):

Hochschule Augsburg
Sachgebiet III Studienangelegenheiten
An der Hochschule 1
86161 Augsburg


Augsburg University of Applied Sciences

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website