Research and Practice in Health and Nursingpart time degree programmes for professionals, full time

  • Master of Science degree


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Mainz


Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Summer Semester only

Area of study
  • Health Science
  • Speech Therapy
  • Physiotherapy

Speech Therapy Science, Physiotherapy Sciences, Nursing Sciences, Research and Practice, Mental Health, Psychiatric Care

Target group

For admission, applicants must have successfully completed a training in Nursing, Speech Therapy, Physiotherapy and the Bachelor’s degree course at the KH Mainz. The Master's degree course is also open to prospective students who have obtained a subject-related Diplom or Bachelor’s degree at a different higher education institution. Recognition of achievements at other higher education institutions is considered on an individual basis.


The degree course is held on fixed weekly study days. Part-time work is also possible. Detailed information on the degree courses of the Catholic University of Applied Sciences Mainz as well as all important information on the topics of student orientation and applying can be found on our website for prospective students:

Admission modus

Without admission restriction

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

successful completion of the Bachelor's degree course in Health and Nursing with the compulsory elective course in Research and Practice (formerly Clinical Expertise) at the Catholic University of Applied Sciences Mainz or a comparable degree completed vocational training in Nursing, Physiotherapy or Speech Therapy

Lecture period
  • 01.09.2023 - 29.02.2024
  • 03.04.2024 - 12.07.2024

Application deadlines

Summer semester (2024)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    All application deadlines can be found at:

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    All application deadlines can be found at:

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

    All application deadlines can be found at:

Tuition fee


The KH Mainz charges a semester fee of around 320 euros. This is made up of the registration or re-registration fee and the cost of the student ticket (around 200 euros). You will be informed of the exact amount of the semester fee with your admission. No tuition fees are charged.

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service