University of Göttingen

Physics

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Physics, Astronomy
M.Sc.
Degree
English
English only
Language
Winter semester:  15 Apr/15 Jun
Summer semester:  15 Oct/15 Dec
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 physics or in a related subject.

Minimum standard period of study: 3 years.
Required ECTS credits: 180.

The applicant must also meet the following requirements:

  1. At least 126 Credits in the field of physics, mathematics, chemistry, biology, or computer sciences.
  2. At least 66 Credits in the field of physics.
  3. At least 12 Credits in the field of theoretical physics (quantum mechanics and statistical mechanics).
  4. Bachelor thesis in the field of physics.
  5. Non-EU applicants have to take the GRE physics test (please use the DI Code 4056 and indicate the university as a score recipient).

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
CERF English
min B2
Cambridge
min B2 First (FCE)
Specification: At least C.
Cambridge
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
IELTS
min 5.5
TOEFL iBT
min 81
UNIcert
min II
PTE Academic
min 59
languageGerman
DSH
min DSH 2
TestDaF
min TDN 4
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
Applicants must provide proof of either excellent English skills (option 1; English must be at least at level C1 according to CEFR), or good English and good German skills (option 2; tests for both languages are on the list mentioned above).

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines



Applications are open from:
Winter semester:March 01 (German)March 01 (EU)March 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester:

Application Procedure & Selection


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

Application Documents


You must upload the following documents (mandatory):

  1. CV (German or English).
  2. Bachelor's degree certificate in a certified copy in English or German.
  3. If you don't have finished your bachelor yet but already received 150 Credits you can hand in a transcript of records (including your grade average).
  4. If you do/did not graduate from a German university, you must upload a grading scheme of your university.
  5. If your university does not use the credit point system, you must upload a program pathway.
  6. Verified result of the GRE Physics test, please use the DI Code 4056 and indicate the university as a score recipient.
  7. Language certificate(s) (see language requirements). The language certificate(s) could be handed in later (but at the latest at the time of enrollment).

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website