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Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg

Phуsiсs

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Astronomy, Theoretical Physics, Gravity, Particles & Fields, Physics
M.Sc.
Degree
120
ECTS
English
English only
Language
Winter semester: 15 Jul, 15 Aug - 31 Aug
Summer semester: 15 Jan, 15 Feb - 01 Mar
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Duration
Free
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Starting
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction 
Application:
International applicants with a foreign master entrance qualification must apply via Uni-Assist.
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in a program closely related to physical sciences.

In particular, a student is qualified by a bachelor's degree in physics, mathematics or physics related fields. For the physics related fields it is required that the theoretical and experimental physics and mathematics education is comparable to the bachelor's degree course in Physics at BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg.

The Examination Board of Physics at BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg will decide whether an applicant’s degree is sufficient. If the board is unsure about the equivalence, they may decide that a student must complete additional preliminary modulеs.

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
TOEFL iBT
min 79
IELTS
min 6
Cambridge
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
Specification: At least B.
Cambridge
min C2 Proficiency (CPE)
Specification: At least C.
UNIcert
min II
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no

Additional information:
Only valid certificates are recognized, "medium of instruction certificates" and any kind of expired tests are not accepted. Applicants who have acquired their higher education entrance qualification in Germany or at a German school abroad can also submit a certificate of higher education entrance qualification, which shows English language skills at least at level B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Applicants with a higher education entrance qualification from Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, Great Britain incl. Northern Ireland or the United States of America do not have to submit separate proof of English language skills. Also, applicants who completed a secondary-level degree in English in Germany or in one of the above-mentioned countries are exempted from presenting a formal English language certificate.

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines


In 13 days free webinar
How to apply via uni-assist

Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of Admission:
without admission restriction 
Admission Test/Interview:
None
Application:
International applicants with a foreign master entrance qualification must apply via Uni-Assist.
Application Fee:

For the application via Uni-Assist: € 75 for the first application, € 30 for each additional

Application Documents


  1. Fully completed and signed online application form (either BTU's Online Application Portal or uni-assist).
  2. A simple copy of a document proving the completion of a bachelor's or higher level degree including a transcript of records/list of subjects taken (if the original is not in English or German, then you need a notarized translation to English or German from a sworn translator | if you do not yet have a final diploma, you may also submit preliminary documents).
    1. For applicants in their last bachelor's semester: you will need at least a document (including the already recorded grades) of your university, that you will finalize your studies before the start of the master's program.
  3. A simple copy of the higher education entrance qualification (a notarized translation to English or German from a sworn translator is required if the original is not in English or German).
  4. A concise up-to-date curriculum vitae with details about your educational history, practical experience (if applicable), research interests, etc.
  5. A thesis or equivalent publication, project report, etc. will be an advantage for your application (if the thesis/publication/report is not in English or German, you have to submit the paper(s) in the original language and add a meaningful summary in English or German).
  6. Proof of English language skills (see language requirements, "medium of instruction certificates" and any kind of expired tests are not accepted, only valid certificates are recognized).
  7. A simple copy of passport/official personal identification.
  8. A simple copy of a valid residence permit for Germany, if available.
  9. APS (Akademische Prüfstelle/Academic Verification Office) certificate for Chinese, Vietnamese, and Mongolian applicants.

German language skills are not required for the applicatiοn.

Location


1
Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website