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University of Münster


M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Mathematics
English only
Winter semester: 15 Jul
Summer semester: 15 Jan
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in a subject-related course of study.

Minimum standard period of study: 6 semesters.

Subject-related is a study in a mathematical course at a German university with a degree in the mathematics of at least 120 ECTS points or in comparable courses at foreign universities. The access committee can also admit students of other courses if the required mathematical qualification is given.

If necessary, such students with admission to the master's program can be given to do a certain amount of adaptation studies that have to be tailored to the student's individual course of study and that must not significantly increase his/her workload.

GPA Rate 3.00
GPA Comment

A final grade of at least 3.0 or equivalent qualification has been completed or the applicant is among the top 40% of his/her year.

Language Requirements

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

CEFR English
min B2
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
Proof is not required for applicants whose native language is English or who have completed an English-language bachelor's degree at the time of enrollment.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
local admission restriction
Admission Test/Interview:
directly at the University
Application Fee:

Application Documents

  1. Proof of general or a relevant subject-specific university entrance qualification.
  2. Evidence of the existence of a first professional qualification. If there was no graduation certificate, a preliminary certificate must be submitted in which at least 120 CP (ECTS credit points) and a final grade of 3.3 are shown. In this case, the admission is only granted provisionally and expires automatically if the final certificate shows a grade lower than 3.0. The graduation certificate in the case of admission must be presented upon registration.
  3. Evidence of sufficient language skills (see language requirements).
  4. Curriculum vitae.
  5. Proof of study and examination achievements (e.g. transcript of records).
  6. The completed a questionnaire for admission to the MSc Mathematics.
  7. If necessary, documents proving the existence of a special hardship situation (e.g. disabled person's ID).

The application for admission must be rejected if it is not received on time. The application can be rejected if the documents are incomplete.

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website