International Security Managementinternational course, full time

  • Master of Arts


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Berlin


  • November 2024 (Germans and inhabitants)

    November 2024 (EU), November 2024 (Non-EU)

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Summer Semester only

Area of study



Risk, Crisis and Disaster Management, Protection of Critical Infrastructures, Compliance with High Human Rights Standards, Accountability, Quality Assurance and Professionalism of Security Services

Target group

The Master's degree course is open to graduates of Bachelor's degrees in all security-related academic disciplines, whereby students with a Bachelor's degree and / or practical experience in the fields of Security Studies / Security Management, International Relations, International Law, Public Administration, Criminology, Social Sciences, Police Studies or IT Security are preferred.


Level C1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) is recommended. However, applicants must prove that they meet the minimum requirement B2 in all examination components of the language certificates. The admissions committee decides in individual cases. Required minimum language skills, which must be demonstrated by one or more of the following successfully completed language tests: •\tCambridge (English): FCE, CAE, CPE, BEC Vantage •\tIELTS (English): 6.0 pts •\tTOEFL IBT (English): 87 pts •\tTOEIC (English): 800 pts •\tUNIcert (English): UNICert II •\tOther English language certificates: alternatively telc B2 certificate, students with proof of C1 or C2 are preferred. The proof must not be older than two years.

Admission modus

selection by the HEI

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Application period with a German university degree: 01 October - 15 December of the previous year Application period with a foreign university degree: 01 October - 15 December of the previous year If applicable, an application or selection procedure will be carried out.

Lecture period
  • 01.04.2024 - 30.07.2024
  • 01.10.2024 - 11.02.2025

Application deadlines

Summer semester (2025)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    15.09.2024 - 15.11.2024

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    Please refer to the relevant degree course web page.

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    15.09.2024 - 15.11.2024

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

    15.09.2024 - 15.11.2024

Tuition fee

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service