Master Psychology

Please note: The study programme is taught in German. Only some of the courses are taught in English. For enrollment and successful studies, you need knowledge of German at level C1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Furthermore, you need a bachelor degree in Psychology. Please note: there is a mandatory entry test for this study programme. Further information can be found here (available in German only):



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This page offers you an initial overview of the study programme.

Programme objectives:

120 ECTS-points in advanced knowledge and skills in psychological diagnostics and assessment, research methods and empirical research in psychology as well as advanced knowledge and skills in the applied fields of a) clinical psychology, b) cognition, development and education and c) personal and organizational psychology.

Structure of the study programme B.Sc. in Psychology

A detailed description of the modules can be found in the „Modulhandbuch“ (only available in German):

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Good reasons to study with us

An excellent learning environment

Our ratio of academic staff to students is above average, the contact between students and staff are frequent and the general study athmosphere is outstanding.

Internationality and a dedicated student body

Owing to its partnership with approximately 300 other universities, the University of Bamberg is especially colourful and international.


We regularly achieve top positions in the ranking for Psychology study programmes in Germany:



Information on living and studying in Bamberg:



Your qualifications

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