5 English Study Programs at Hertie School

All important info for international students in Germany (2024/2025)

Hertie School

Business Management & EconomicsComputer Science & ITLawSocial Sciences
2003
Founded in
64%
International students
English
5
No. of English-taught Study Programs
University
Type
private (state-approved)
Status
750
Students

About the University

The Hertie School, officially known as the Hertie School of Governance, is a private, state-recognised graduate school in Berlin, Germany. Founded in 2003, it is one of the first professional schools for public policy in Germany. With approximately 800 students from over 70 countries, the Hertie School offers a diverse and international learning environment. The Hertie School campus is situated in the heart of Berlin, on the vibrant Friedrichstrasse, close to famous landmarks such as the Brandenburg Gate and the Reichstag. The urban setting provides students with unique opportunities to engage with policymakers, experts and representatives from a variety of fields, including politics, business and civil society.

As a specialised institution, the Hertie School offers teaching and research in public policy, international affairs and governance. The Hertie School offers Master's programmes in Public Policy, International Affairs and Data Science for Public Policy, as well as an Executive Master of Public Administration and a Doctoral Programme in Governance. Its interdisciplinary and practice-oriented approach, combined with its international faculty and partnerships, make it a leading institution in its field. The Hertie School is accredited by the state and the German Science Council, and its Master's programmes are accredited by the German Accreditation Council. The School is also a member of the Global Public Policy Network (GPPN), the Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (APSIA), and CIVICA – The European University of Social Sciences, which provides students with access to a global network of top public policy schools.

International Rankings

National Rankings

#116
Humboldt Ranking

Tuition Fees

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5

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Winter Semester 2024/2025

Summer Semester 2025

Winter Semester 2025/2026

Open Programs

Application Modes

Application Modes

0% national admission restriction (national NC)
0% local admission restriction (local NC)
0% no admission restriction, but ability test
0% no admission restriction
100% no information provided

Application Process

Application Process

100% directly at University
0% directly at University (incl. VPD from uni-assist)
0% via uni-assist

Language Requirements

IELTS Band

TOEFL Scores

Cambridge Levels

Minimum:

7 (5 programs )

Minimum:

90 (2 programs )

Minimum:

C1 Advanced (CAE) (5 programs )

Maximum:

7 (5 programs )

Maximum:

100 (3 programs )

Maximum:

C2 Proficiency (CPE) (5 programs )

IELTS Band

Minimum:

7 (5 programs )

Maximum:

7 (5 programs )

TOEFL Scores

Minimum:

90 (2 programs )

Maximum:

100 (3 programs )

Cambridge Levels

Minimum:

C1 Advanced (CAE) (5 programs )

Maximum:

C2 Proficiency (CPE) (5 programs )

Program Features

2-4 semesters

Duration
Online Courses
degree typesDegree Types

Master of Arts

Master of Science

Master of Public Policy

Master of Public Administration

Beginning

Winter intake

38.5%

Summer intake

0%

Winter & Summer intake

0%

Location

Hertie School

List of English-taught Study Programs offered by Hertie School

Show all 5 programs