Early Childhoodinternational course, full time, International degree

  • Master of Arts


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Konstanz


Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
  • Children's Education
  • Pedagogy, Educational Science
  • Psychology
  • Social Pedagogy

Early Development, Early Education and Culture, Basic approaches to care and supervision, Guidance and Development, Research Methods


Cooperation with the College of Education Thurgau in Kreuzlingen; Combination of research-oriented teaching and action-guiding practice; Classes are taught at both higher education institutions.

Admission modus

selection by the HEI

Admission requirements (Link)

Area of study

Partner institution: Pädagogische Hochschule Thurgau in Swiss Confederation (International degree: M.A.)

Admission requirements

Bachelor's degree from a university, Teacher Training College or University of Applied Sciences in Psychology, Education Science (e. g. Pre-Primary Education), Social Education or another relevant area of studies. Those awarded other Bachelor's and Master's degrees and prospective students with subject-specific prior education can be admitted upon provision of a declaration of equivalence to the course of study. Professional experience is required or must be acquired in a work placement (at least 2 months).

Lecture period
  • 23.10.2023 - 10.02.2024
  • 08.04.2024 - 13.07.2024

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2023/2024)
  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    Application via the PH Thurgau to: 15.1. | 15.4. | 15.6.

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

    Application via the PH Thurgau to: 15.1. | 15.4. | 15.6.

  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    Application via the PH Thurgau to: 15.1. | 15.4. | 15.6. www.uni.kn/studienangebot/master

Tuition fee

In Baden-Württemberg, tuition fees will apply for students from countries outside the EU/EEA, as well as fees for a second degree course. There are exceptions. Please visit our website for more detailed information. There are also fees for enrolment at the Thurgau University of Teacher Education. Detailed information can be found here: http://www.phtg.ch/studium/master-fruehe-kindheit/kosten/

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service