Professional and work-based learning studies in the professional subject areas of Agriculture, Nutrition and Domestic Sciencefull time

  • Master of Education


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Gießen


  • expired (Germans and inhabitants)

    expired (EU), expired (Non-EU)
    Please enquire

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
  • Vocational Pedagogy
  • Agricultural Economics (Teaching Degree)
  • Nutrition, Home Economics (Teaching Degree)

Vocational Education, Agriculture, Domestic Science, Nutrition, Food Industry

Target group

Graduates of degree courses with the same name\; Applicants for teaching qualifications for vocational schools


Three subject areas: Agriculture/Nutrition and Home Economics. The subjects of General Education, Principles of Work, Career and Economics Teaching, which were selected in the Bachelor's degree course, are continued. Additional compulsory areas of study are Professional Studies and Practical School Studies. The Master's degree gives students a qualification that matches the qualification level of state-examined teachers at vocational schools, and therefore allows graduates to apply for post-graduate civil service.

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Degree from a Bachelor's course with the same name, or equivalent course of study For more information see:

Lecture period
  • 16.10.2023 - 09.02.2024
  • 15.04.2024 - 19.07.2024

Application deadlines

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


    For advanced education masters, different deadlines will apply, see

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union


    For advanced education masters, different deadlines will apply, see

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


  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students


    as per letter of acceptance

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service