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Cultural Education and Culture Managementfull time

  • Master of Arts


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Mönchengladbach


  • September 2023 (Germans and inhabitants)

    September 2023 (EU), August 2023 (Non-EU)
    Please enquire

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study

Cultural Pedagogy, Theatre Pedagogy, Media Pedagogy


Target Group Research, Culture and Project Management, Marketing, Controlling, Law, Cultural Education Concept Development, Culture and Media Discourse, Cultural Policy, Cultural Strategies, Intercultural Work


The Master's degree course is based on a scientifically founded consideration of cultural and cultural education issues and processes with practical relevance. In addition to culture communication, the course also deals with cultural research. The diversity of cultural worlds and identities in modern society is recorded and considered in conceptual projects.

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

- Bachelor's degree course or Diploma degree in a relevant course worth at least 12 credit points according to the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) in the subjects "Cultural Education", "Cultural Theory" or "Media Competence". - Final grade of at least “good” (2.5) - Bachelor's degree course or Diploma degree in a related course worth at least 12 credit points according to the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) in the subjects “Educational Science”, “Pedagogy” or “Education”, provided that 400 additional hours of qualified practical experience in relevant fields of cultural education or cultural work in relevant cultural educational or cultural institutions are proven. The practical hours must have been completed after the start of the first professionally qualifying degree course. - Final grade of at least “good” (2.5)

Lecture period
  • 25.09.2023 - 09.02.2024
  • 01.04.2024 - 26.07.2024

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2023/2024)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    01.05.2023 - 15.09.2023 (Universitywide deadline)


  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    01.05.2023 - 15.09.2023 (Universitywide deadline)

  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union

    01.05.2023 - 15.08.2023 (Universitywide deadline)


  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    01.05.2023 - 15.09.2023 (Universitywide deadline)


Tuition fee

No tuition fees are charged. The semester fee is EUR 326.92. With this, the student also obtains a ticket for the local public transport system as well as for whole of North Rhine-Westphalia.

Languages of instruction

Main language



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