Nursing educationfull time

  • Master of Arts


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Köln


  • March 2025 (Germans and inhabitants)

    March 2025 (EU), March 2025 (Non-EU)

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
  • Nursing Pedagogy
  • Health Care (Teaching Degree)

Vocational subject area of Nursing, Reference disciplines: Economics and Political Science, Nursing History and Professional Policy, Law and Theology, Educational Sciences


The Master's degree course is aimed at interested graduates of the Bachelor's degree course in Nursing Education and deepens the knowledge and skills acquired there. The Master's degree course qualifies you to teach at healthcare schools (particularly nursing education institutions) with full responsibility.

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Completed training in a nursing profession (geriatric nursing / health and nursing care / health and paediatric nursing) or as a midwife / delivery nurse, permission to use the professional title and an academic qualification through a relevant bachelor's or diploma study with the corresponding focus

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 - 31.03.2025

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    01.01.2025 - 31.03.2025

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

    01.01.2025 - 31.03.2025

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    01.01.2025 - 31.03.2025

Languages of instruction

Main language


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