Applied Midwiferydual system, including practical semester, part time, full time

  • Bachelor of Science


  • 7 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Köln


  • February 2025 (Germans and inhabitants)

    February 2025 (EU), February 2025 (Non-EU)

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study

Health Science


Midwifery, Medicine, Reference disciplines, Epistemology


The degree course enables the academic training of midwives in accordance with the Midwifery Act (Hebammengesetz). The aim of the course is to be able to practise the profession of midwifery on the basis of theoretical and scientific knowledge and to be able to provide individual support to women and families. In a practical part of the course, you will acquire action-oriented skills. For this purpose, the Catholic University of Applied Sciences cooperates with various practice facilities in and around Cologne. The degree course comprises 7 attendance semesters (full-time) or optionally 14 semesters (part-time).

Admission modus

open admission

Lecture period
  • 25.03.2024 - 19.07.2024
  • 23.09.2024 - 07.02.2025

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2024/2025)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    01.01.2025 - 28.02.2025

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    01.01.2025 - 28.02.2025

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

    01.01.2025 - 28.02.2025

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    01.01.2025 - 28.02.2025

Languages of instruction

Main language


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