Lottery for study places

Did you apply for a selective master’s program but fail to get a spot during regular admission? Or did you miss the deadline for selective master’s programs?

Then apply for participation in the admission lottery for selective master’s programs!

In order to be able to take part in the admission lottery, you must fulfill the subject-specific prerequisites. You can find out what these are in the program descriptions.

Furthermore, you must have completed a bachelor’s degree or be able to provide proof that you have earned at least 135 credit points.

If you completed your first degree at a foreign university, you will also need a certificate of recognition for that degree.

Furthermore, German skills must be proven to be on the DSH-2 level for most programs. You can find information on the recognized documentation on the page for the DSH equivalents.

Please read the respective program descriptions carefully to find out more the required language skills

It was possible to apply for the lottery for the winter semester 2019/20 from August 1st, 2019 to August 30th, 2019.

You can apply for the lottery for the summer semester 2020 between February 1st, 2020 and February 29th, 2020.

You can find the lottery for master’s programs for the summer semester 2020 here beginning on February 1st, 2020

Participation in the admission lottery is only possible for selective master’s programs

There will be no letters of rejection sent out in the lottery procedure

If the lottery takes place, admissions are usually sent out during the first few weeks of the lecture period

  • Participation in the admission lottery is only possible for selective master’s programs
  • There will be no letters of rejection sent out in the lottery procedure
  • If the lottery takes place, admissions are usually sent out during the first few weeks of the lecture period

Procedures Carried Out in Winter Semester 2019/20

  • M.Sc. Biologie, 1. Fachsemester
  • M.A. Erziehungswissenschaften, 1. Fachsemester
  • M.A. European Studies, 1. Fachsemester

Procedures Carried Out in Summer Semester 2019

  • M.A. Anthropologie, 1. Fachsemester
  • M.Sc. Biologie, 1. Fachsemester
  • M.A. Kulturanthropologie, 1. Fachsemester
  • M.A. Soziologie, 1. Fachsemester
  • M.Sc. Sportwissenschaft, Schwerpunkt Movement and Wellbeing, 1. Fachsemester

Procedures Carried Out in Winter Semester 2018/19

  • M.A. Kommunikation, Schwerpunkt Kommunikation und Medien, 1. Fachsemester
  • M.A. Kulturanthropologie, 1. Fachsemester
  • M.A. Soziologie, 1. Fachsemester