Catholic Religionfull time

  • Master of Education


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Vechta


  • September 2024 (Germans and inhabitants)

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
  • Primary Education, Primary School Pedagogy
  • Catholic Religion (Teaching Degree)
Target group

Graduates of a dual Bachelor's degree course with a subject combination complying with the MAVO-Lehr regulations for general secondary school teaching


for the Teaching Qualification for Primary Schools

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Combined Studies Bachelor's degree or equivalent academic degree with at least 180 credit points, or equivalent achievements, Subject combination in accordance with the regulations on Master’s teaching degrees in Lower Saxony (Nds. MasterVO-Lehr 2015), Work placement of at least four weeks outside school, Successful completion of at least four weeks of practical work in school, at least 45 CP per subject for equivalent subjects studied in the preceding Bachelor's degree course or at least 50 CP in the major subject and 40 CP in the minor subject for a major-minor combination in the preceding Bachelor’s course, at least 25 CP in the area of Educational Science (Education and Educational Psychology), proof of subject-related didactic components in both teaching subjects of at least 10 CP each, proof of an aptitude test (only in the subjects of English, Art, Music, Arts and Crafts, and Sport) Alternatively: Application with corresponding subject combination and at least 160 CP.

Lecture period
  • 16.10.2023 - 03.02.2024
  • 01.04.2025 - 12.07.2025

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2024/2025)
  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    Enquire at the higher education institution

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

    Enquire at the higher education institution

  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    03.06.2024 - 30.09.2024

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    03.06.2024 - 30.09.2024

    Apply at an early stage for recognition of achievements for placement in a higher study semester for Master´s degree programmes. Counselling in advance is recommended.

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service