Social Sciences and Sportfull time

  • Master of Arts


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Frankfurt am Main


  • expired (Germans and inhabitants)

    August 2024 (Non-EU)

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study



Quantitative Social Research, Qualitative Social Research, Reflective Knowledge in Sport Science, Sports Pedagogy, Sports Sociology, Practice of Movement Culture, Art History of Sport, Science Theory of Sport, Ethics and Aesthetics of Sport


Application deadline: 01.04. - 01.07 to 31.08 for the winter semester Aptitude colloquium at the end of July to mid-August (exact dates: see Homepage of the course)

Admission modus

Without admission restriction

Admission requirements

- Bachelor's degree in a Sports or related primarily movement-based and/or Social Sciences subject, or - a degree that is recognised as at least equivalent from a German university or a German university of applied sciences in the same or a related discipline with a standard period of study of at least 6 semesters, or - a foreign degree recognised as at least equivalent in the same or a related discipline with a standard period of study of at least 6 semesters or 3 academic years, and - has not definitively passed a Master's examination in the same discipline at another university or has lost the right to take the examination. The same applies for Master’s examinations in related disciplines, insofar as the disciplines are found to correspond. - basic knowledge of empirical social research, the English language as well as practical aptitude for sports. - Study synopsis (max. 500 words) -Letter of motivation

Lecture period
  • 11.04.2023 - 14.07.2023
  • 16.10.2023 - 09.02.2024

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2023/2024)
  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    as per letter of acceptance

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

    01.06.2024 - 31.08.2024 (Universitywide deadline)

  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants


Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service