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Gerontology, Health and Carepart time, full time

  • Bachelor of Arts


  • 6 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Heidelberg


  • October 2023 (Germans and inhabitants)

    October 2023 (EU), September 2023 (Non-EU)
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Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study

Health, Personal Hygiene (Teaching Degree)


66% (teaching option) (At the University of Heidelberg, in the Bachelor's degree course it is possible to combine subjects with percentage structures. The total sum must always be 100% and a maximum of two courses can be chosen. This degree course is part of a teaching qualification course specifically for vocational grammar schools and requires vocational training. Career aim of becoming a teacher: Enrolment in a polyvalent two-subject Bachelor's degree course with teaching qualification option. On our overview page for the polyvalent Bachelor's degree you will find information about studying for a teaching qualification at Heidelberg University:

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

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Lecture period
  • 17.04.2023 - 29.07.2023
  • 16.10.2023 - 10.02.2024

Application deadlines

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


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  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union


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  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students


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

    01.06.2023 - 30.09.2023

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Tuition fee

For the first-degree courses and consecutive Master's degree programmes at the Universität Heidelberg no general tuition fees are charged. For international students from countries outside the European Union (EU) and outside the European Economic Area (EEA), tuition fees of 1,500 euros per semester are charged at all universities in Baden-Württemberg.

Languages of instruction

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