Politics and Public Administrationinternational course, full time, International degree

  • Master of Arts


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Konstanz


  • expired (EU)

    expired (Non-EU)Please enquire

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
  • International Relations
  • Political Science
  • Administrative Studies
  • Business Management, Organization Management

Management and Administration (Management and Public Administration), Comparative Politics and Public Policy, International Politics, Methods in Politics and Public Administration, Political Economy and Inequality, Conflict Studies, European Integration

Target group

The course is aimed at internationally oriented students who, on the one side have an interest in matters and on the other side, aim for a career in international organisations or national companies or associations.


The curriculum offers intensified specialist knowledge in the fields of Political Science, Public Administration and Management, has an interdisciplinary structure and offers opportunities for integrated studies abroad. One of the three key study areas must be chosen as a specialisation during the course.

Admission modus

selection by the HEI

Admission requirements (Link)

Area of study
  • Partner institution: University of Essex in United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (International degree: M.A./M.Sc.)
  • Partner institution: University of Warwick in United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (International degree: M.A./M.Sc.)
  • Partner institution: Universität Göteborg in Kingdom of Sweden (International degree: M.A.)
  • Partner institution: Rutgers University in United States of America (International degree: M.A.)
  • Partner institution: Universität Utrecht in Kingdom of the Netherlands (International degree: M. Sc.)
  • Partner institution: Karlsuniversität Prag in Czech Republic (International degree: M.A.)
Admission requirements

1. Bachelor degree in a relevant subject at a university or a degree recognized to be equivalent (foreign) with at least the grade of 'good' 2. (if the degree is not available yet) a certificate confirming study achievements up to date of application 3. English knowledge in accordance with the 'Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English' (CPE), the TOEFL test (at least 213 points/computer based or 550 points/paper based or an approved equivalent. In addition, the following are to be submitted with the application: a) 2 recommendations from university lecturers b) CV with supporting proof c) Proof of relevant professional or practical experience.

Lecture period
  • 23.10.2023 - 10.02.2024
  • 08.04.2024 - 13.07.2024

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2023/2024)
  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    Expired (Universitywide deadline)

    15 July for winter semester (degree courses with restricted admission) and 15 September (degree courses with open admission), unless otherwise stated in the degree course

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

    Expired (Universitywide deadline)

    15:07. (degree courses with restricted admissions) and 15.09.2022 (degree courses with open admission), unless otherwise stated in the degree course

  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    Application by 15/5. for winter semester. Deviating deadlines can be found on the web pages. www.uni.kn/studienangebot/master

Tuition fee

In Baden-Württemberg, tuition fees will apply for students from countries outside the EU/EEA, as well as fees for a second degree course. There are exceptions. Please visit our website for more detailed information.

Languages of instruction

Main language


Further languages


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service