Political Theoryfull time

  • Master of Arts


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Frankfurt am Main


  • 27 days left (Germans and inhabitants)

    July 2024 (EU), July 2024 (Non-EU)

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study

Political Science


Theory Paradigms, Political Theory and Philosophy, State and Democracy, Globalisation and International Politics, Theory of Society, Constitutional Theory and Theory of Law, Business Theory and Political Economy, Modern Development of Political Theory


Application deadline 01.05. - 15.06. for the winter semester Course of study jointly offered by the University of Frankfurt am Main and Darmstadt Technical University. Application in Frankfurt; enrolment possible at both universities; Students have to attend courses at both universities. If a semester abroad is completed: at least 6 courses in Frankfurt and 4 in Darmstadt. Degree requirements: 120 credit points

Admission modus

selection by the HEI

Admission requirements

Admission to the course requires a completed Bachelor's degree in Political Science or successful completion of a relevant degree in a related or comparable subject

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 the European Union

    01.06.2024 - 15.07.2024 (Universitywide deadline)

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

    01.06.2024 - 15.07.2024 (Universitywide deadline)

  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    01.05.2024 - 15.06.2024

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service