Questions about the course of study

1 Where can I find the general overviews of the modules and the manual with the contents of the modules?

2 Are there any recommendations for structuring the study?

3 Where can I find the module certificates and what do I do with them?

4 When and how do I register for a module final exam (MAP)?

5 Where can I complete my internship and how long should it last?

6 How many pages should the internship report contain and which criteria should it fulfil?

7 When and how do I register for the Master's Thesis?

8 How much time do I have to write the Master's Thesis?

9 Is there the possibility to extend the working time?

10 Can I change my topic again?

11 Where do I submit my work?

12 Can I write my Master's Thesis in English?


Questions about the design and the course of study

An overview of the contents of the modules can be found here.


An advice for the structure of your studies can be found here.


The module certificates as well as the registration for the examination of end of module can be found here. The certificates must be filled in by the respective professors with grade and signature. At the end, all certificates must be handed in at the examination office.


Registration for the MAP is made three weeks before the test date at the examination office. For the application, one of the instructors and examiners from the completed form "Application for the MAP" is required.


The internship should be completed at the end of the second semester. It has a duration of 4-6 weeks and is available for all study-related areas, such as non-governmental organizations, national and international political organizations, educational and training institutions, etc.


The internship report should contain 5-7 pages and introduce the institution where the internship has been done. Also, it should contain the abilities that you have learned there as well as an evaluation of the internship.


In general you should register at the end of the 3rd semester and beginning of the 4th semester. The registration can be completed after consultation of the topic with the professor at the examination office with this form. For the request you need:

      - Proposal for the subject area which the topic of the Master Thesis will involve

-where appropriate, an application for award of the subject as well as teamwork

- if necessary, auditors suggestions.

More information can be found here.


You will have after registration of the topic 20 weeks to finish the Master Thesis.


If you can assure by a medical certificate that you are prevented from working on your thesis, the review period can be extended up to 4 weeks.


You can change your topic only once and only whithin the first three thirds of the working time.


You hand in the work in a duplicate at the examination office.


Yes, the Master's Thesis can also be written in English.

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