University of Göttingen

Mathematics

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Mathematics
M.Sc.
Degree
English
English only
Language
Application open all year
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Duration
Free
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Application:
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree in mathematics or a related subject.

Required ECTS credits: 180.

A relevant degree program has to meet the following requirements:

  1. At least 16 ECTS in real analysis (differentiation and integration).
  2. At least 16 ECTS in analytical geometry and linear algebra.
  3. A total of at least 8 ECTS in the following topics:
    1. Analysis on manifolds.
    2. Functional analysis.
    3. Complex analysis.
    4. Advanced algebra (group-, ring-, field theory, Galois theory).
  4. At least 8 ECTS in measure and probability theory.
  5. At least 8 ECTS in numerical mathematics.
  6. Further 34 ECTS in mathematics at a level exceeding the above-mentioned courses.
GPA Rate 3.00
GPA Comment

A grade of at least 3,0 on the German scale.

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
CERF English
min C1
IELTS
min 7
TOEFL iBT
min 94
languageGerman
CERF German
min C1
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
Alternatively German proficiency at level C1 or higher (e.g. German Abitur certificate).

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines



Special Deadline Case:
Winter semester: Applications can be submitted at any time. In the middle of the first month of each quarter, the admission committee decides about the received applications.
Summer semester: Applications can be submitted at any time. In the middle of the first month of each quarter, the admission committee decides about the received applications.

Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
None
Application:
directly at University
Application Fee:
none

Application Documents


Please note that all documents must be submitted by postal service (not e-mail) as certified hard copies. Please do not submit any original documents.

Documents to be included in the application package:

  1. Application letter stating which degree program you are applying for plus any other information you think will be helpful.
  2. Short curriculum vitae briefly describing your education career.
  3. Copy of your bachelor's degree certificate (original plus translation into German or English).
  4. Copy of the academic record(s) of your university studies (original plus translation into German or English).
  5. Language requirements (see language requirements).

Applicants are requested to submit their application packages with all documents as listed further below to the following address:

PD Dr. Hartje Kriete
Fakultät für Mathematik und Informatik
Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Bunsenstr. 3/5
37073 Göttingen
Germany

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website