Universität Regensburg


M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Physics, Astronomy, Theoretical physics, Gravity, Particles, and Fields
English only
Winter semester: 15 Jun
Summer semester: 15 Jan
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in physics.

Minimum standard period of study: 6 semesters.

At least 16 credit points in the physics specialization area of ​​the bachelor's degree or equivalent achievements must be proven. If these modules were not part of the bachelor's program, you can enroll temporarily. The final enrollment requires proof of these modules at the latest at the end of the second semester of the master's program.

Proof of course-specific aptitude if the grade (after 140 CP) is not at least “good” or if a degree has been obtained in an unrelated subject; this is provided by a successfully completed aptitude test.

If the final certificate cannot be submitted at the time of application, proof of qualification can alternatively be provided by current, certified evidence of previous examinations from the course of study amounting to at least 140 CP or a comparable scope of studies; this evidence must show the provisional average grade of the first degree resulting from the previous performance.

GPA Rate 2.50
GPA Comment

At least a grade of "good". For foreign degrees, the conversion is based on the modified Bavarian formula.

Language Requirements

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

CEFR English
min B2
CEFR German
min A1
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
Applicants for the master's program who have not obtained their first degree or university entrance qualification from a German-speaking institution must have a basic knowledge of the German language. This evidence is provided by language courses (basic courses) of at least 80 teaching hours or by knowledge of the German language at level A1 of the Common European Framework of Reference (GER) or by a certificate from the responsible examination board. If this proof is not submitted at the time of enrollment, the enrollment is provisionally subject to the condition of submission of the proof by the end of the first academic year at the latest.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
without admission restriction
Admission Test/Interview:
aptitute test
directly at the University
Application Fee:

Application Documents

For your application for the Master of Physics program at Regensburg University, please provide the data as indicated below and send the form plus all necessary application details via eMail to [email protected] Please note that there is a maximum size limit of 5 MBytes per application. Ideally provide all information in one single zip file. Once your application is received you will get a note of receipt by eMail within seven working days. You will have to provide the original documents for your final enrollment if admitted.

  1. Letter of personal motivation (mandatory).
  2. Official transcript of Bachelor certificate (mandatory); if not available: provisional list of courses.
  3. Curriculum vita (CV) (mandatory).
  4. Letter(s) of recommendation (optional, but highly recommended).
  5. Checklist for external (non-EU) applicants (optional, but highly recommended).
  6. List of own publications (author or co-author, optional).
  7. Proof of proficiency in the English language (see language requirements) (mandatory).

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website