Empirical Research in Democracy (M.A.)

(The following is subject to the approval of the relevant committees.)

The most important facts at a glance:



Master of Arts (M.A.)

Standard period of studies:

4 semesters


Winter semester

If not all available places can be assigned in the winter semester, free places will be assigned in the summer semester.

Admission restrictions:



You find information on the application procedure for international students here.


Winter semester: April 1 - May 15

Summer semester: October 1 - November 15

Required Bachelor's degree:

Political Science (B.A.)


Department of Political Science


Faculty 02: Social Sciences, Media and Sports


The accreditation of study programmes for Bachelor and Master Degrees constitutes as a precondition for the granting of state approval.

Subject Matter and Entrance Requirements

You can find information about the entrance requirements on the corresponding German website:
Empirische Demokratieforschung (M.A.)



The International Office offers counselling for international students about the application process and general information.

The Student Counselling Office offers specific information on the subject (List available in German only).

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