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Social education

full time

  • Master of Arts

    Master
    Degree

  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Dresden

    Location

  • March 2023 (Germans and inhabitants)

    January 2023 (EU), November 2022 (Non-EU)

Overview and admission

Study Type

graduate

Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
Sociology, Social Science
Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

A requirement for admission to the course is a first professionally qualifying degree recognised in Germany or an equivalent degree from a state or state-recognised vocational academy in Social Education, Social Work or Social Work or comparable degree courses. In addition, applicants must be able to prove completion of a 900-hour work placement or practical module (at least 30 CP) as part of the requirements of the course.

Lecture period
  • 04.04.2022 - 16.07.2022
  • 10.10.2022 - 04.02.2023

Application deadlines

Summer semester (2022)
  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    01.10.2022 - 15.01.2023

    Requires German language proficiency to level DSH 2 (German Language Test for Admission to Higher Education for Foreign Students)

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

    01.10.2022 - 30.11.2022

    Requires German language proficiency to level DSH 2 (German Language Test for Admission to Higher Education for Foreign Students)

  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    01.12.2022 - 15.03.2023

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    01.12.2022 - 15.03.2023

Winter semester (2022/2023)
  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    01.04.2023 - 15.09.2023

    Note extra deadlines for aptitude assessment procedure!

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

    01.04.2023 - 31.05.2023

    Note extra deadlines for aptitude assessment procedure!

  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    01.06.2023 - 15.09.2023

    Note extra deadlines for aptitude assessment procedure!

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    01.06.2023 - 15.09.2023

    according to university notification

Languages of instruction

Main language

German

International office

Akademisches Auslandsamt

Student advisory service

Zentrale Studienberatung
Address
Bürogebäude Strehlener Straße, 5. OG, Strehlener Straße 24
01069
Dresden
Tel:
0351 / 463-42000
Email:
studienberatung@tu-dresden.de
Web:
https://tu-dresden.de/studienberatung

Graduate contact

Fakultät Erziehungswissenschaften
Address
Weberplatz 5 (WEB)
01217
Dresden
Tel:
0351 / 463-33087
Email:
studienfachberatung_ma_sozialpaed@tu-dresden.de

Frau Dr. phil. Annett Kupfer