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Political Science

Master

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Teaching language is German. A good command of German (C1-Level, e.g. Testdaf 16 Points) and some background knowledge in quantitative methods/statistics is a prerequisite for studying this Master Program in Political Science. Please look at the German version of the program description.

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Basic data

Title on graduation

Master of Arts (M.A.)

Standard course length

4 Semester

ECTS-Credits

sole subject
120CP

Language of delivery (mainly)

German

Admission requirements

For inclusion in a master's degree is the completion of studies at the Bachelor's level requirement.
The subject-specific entry requirements are set out in the current Aufnahme-/Zulassungsordnung (admission regulations).
It also includes the different deadlines for the provision of evidence.

More information at Application and enrolment

Enrolment for new students

for winter semester

A limited number of university places. Further information regarding the specific enrolment procedure in the German "Zulassungs-/Aufnahmeordnung".

Deadlines for applications/enrolment

31.05.

Enrolment for advanced students

for winter and for summer semester

without restriction

Deadlines for applications/enrolment

31.05. resp. 15.01.

DESCRIPTION OF SUBJECT

Teaching language is German. A good command of German (C1-Level, e.g. Testdaf 16 Points) and some background knowledge in quantitative methods/statistics is a prerequisite for studying this Master Program in Political Science. Please look at the German version of the program description.

OCCUPATIONAL FIELDS AND CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Teacher training (Lehramt)

No courses available for students training to be teachers at state-run schools

Possibilities for additional qualifications

Graduates qualify for admission to doctoral studies.

OBJECTIVES AND CONTENTS OF PROGRAM

Detailed list of available courses in online course prospectus

Stages of study / curricula / description of modules

Training in research methods in four areas of specialization (two mandatory electives):
- Political Theory
- Public Administration and Public Policy
- International Relations
- Comparative Politics and European Integration

Course schedule

Practical

Research project in the third semester.

Study abroad

A semester abroad is not obligatory but recommended for the third semester.

APPLICATION AND ENROLMENT

Admission requirements

For inclusion in a master's degree is the completion of studies at the Bachelor's level requirement.
The subject-specific entry requirements are set out in the current Aufnahme-/Zulassungsordnung (admission regulations).
It also includes the different deadlines for the provision of evidence.

Admission regulations

Admission

for new students

A limited number of university places. Further information regarding the specific enrolment procedure in the German "Zulassungs-/Aufnahmeordnung".


for advanced students

without restriction


Deadline for application (beginner)

  • 31.05. for winter semester

Deadline for application (advanced)

  • 31.05. for winter semester
  • 15.01. for summer semester

Beginning of course for new students

WiSe

Beginning of course for advanced students

WiSe and SoSe

FORMALITIES

Type of studies

postgraduate studies

Time involved

full time study

Studies as

sole subject

Degree/qualification

Master

Title on graduation

Master of Arts (M.A.)

Standard course length

4 Semester

ECTS-Credits

sole subject
120CP

Accreditation


by: AAQ
from: 16.09.2016

Federal law on support in education

4 Semester

Costs

Semester fee 382,67 €

Bremen has a study account model (Studienkontengesetz).

Language of delivery (mainly)

German

Regulations

Examination regulations
Admission regulations

RESEARCH AND TEACHING

CONTACT AND COUNSELLING

Departmental counseling

Prof.Dr. Kerstin Martens
Building: GW2
E-Mail: martensk(at)uni-bremen.de
Fon: 0421/218-67498
Sebastian Möller
E-Mail: smoeller(at)uni-bremen.de

Faculty secretariat

Claudia Heitzhausen
Building: GW2
E-Mail: heitzi(at)uni-bremen.de
Fon: 218-67039

Status

08.06.2020
Description of subject

DESCRIPTION OF SUBJECT

Teaching language is German. A good command of German (C1-Level, e.g. Testdaf 16 Points) and some background knowledge in quantitative methods/statistics is a prerequisite for studying this Master Program in Political Science. Please look at the German version of the program description.

Occupational fields and career opportunities

OCCUPATIONAL FIELDS AND CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Teacher training (Lehramt)

No courses available for students training to be teachers at state-run schools

Possibilities for additional qualifications

Graduates qualify for admission to doctoral studies.

Objectives and contents of program

OBJECTIVES AND CONTENTS OF PROGRAM

Detailed list of available courses in online course prospectus

Stages of study / curricula / description of modules

Training in research methods in four areas of specialization (two mandatory electives):
- Political Theory
- Public Administration and Public Policy
- International Relations
- Comparative Politics and European Integration

Course schedule

Practical

Research project in the third semester.

Study abroad

A semester abroad is not obligatory but recommended for the third semester.

Application and enrolment

APPLICATION AND ENROLMENT

Admission requirements

For inclusion in a master's degree is the completion of studies at the Bachelor's level requirement.
The subject-specific entry requirements are set out in the current Aufnahme-/Zulassungsordnung (admission regulations).
It also includes the different deadlines for the provision of evidence.

Admission regulations

Admission

for new students

A limited number of university places. Further information regarding the specific enrolment procedure in the German "Zulassungs-/Aufnahmeordnung".


for advanced students

without restriction


Deadline for application (beginner)

  • 31.05. for winter semester

Deadline for application (advanced)

  • 31.05. for winter semester
  • 15.01. for summer semester

Beginning of course for new students

WiSe

Beginning of course for advanced students

WiSe and SoSe
Formalities

FORMALITIES

Type of studies

postgraduate studies

Time involved

full time study

Studies as

sole subject

Degree/qualification

Master

Title on graduation

Master of Arts (M.A.)

Standard course length

4 Semester

ECTS-Credits

sole subject
120CP

Accreditation


by: AAQ
from: 16.09.2016

Federal law on support in education

4 Semester

Costs

Semester fee 382,67 €

Bremen has a study account model (Studienkontengesetz).

Language of delivery (mainly)

German

Regulations

Examination regulations
Admission regulations
Research and teaching
Contact and counselling

CONTACT AND COUNSELLING

Departmental counseling

Prof.Dr. Kerstin Martens
Building: GW2
E-Mail: martensk(at)uni-bremen.de
Fon: 0421/218-67498
Sebastian Möller
E-Mail: smoeller(at)uni-bremen.de

Faculty secretariat

Claudia Heitzhausen
Building: GW2
E-Mail: heitzi(at)uni-bremen.de
Fon: 218-67039

Status

08.06.2020