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Applied Gerontologypart time degree programmes for professionals, distance studies
Master of Arts
Standard period of study (amount)
Overview and admission
Admission in all quarters
Area of study
Healthy Ageing and Health Systems, Psychology and Gerontopsychology, Social Economics of an Ageing Workforce, Social Policy and Ageing Societies, Care Management and E-Health, Prevention and Mental Health in Old Age, Sports and Travelling in Old Age, Age & Technology, Living in Old Age – Urban Development, Migration and Global Ageing
Attendance phases are generally one day twice a year\; 24- or 32-month option possible\; Free four-week tryout of the programme
For admission, you need a successful Bachelor's degree in Nursing Management (BA) or a similar degree course. Applicants with other Bachelor's degrees can study the Master's degree in Applied Gerontology (MA) with an additional qualification (preparatory course).
Winter semester (2022/2023)
Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants
Deadlines for International Students from the European Union
Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union
Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students
283.00 EUR / Month
EUR 283/month (in the 32-month version) EUR 349/month (in the 24-month version) Tuition fees are tax-deductible.
Languages of instruction