|Study location||Germany, Bremen|
|Type||Master courses, full-time|
|Nominal duration||2 years|
|Tuition fee||€20,000 per year
All applicants are considered for merit-based scholarships of up to € 12,000 (for Master programmes) and € 15,000 (for Bachelor programmes) per year.
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
BA / BSc in the social sciences (e.g. business, economics, political science, psychology, sociology.
The programme is also open to students from the humanities and natural science (e.g. history, health or other neuro sciences with a quantitative orientation).
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / German.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
Your letter of motivation should cover your scientific experience and the development of your scientific interests, your plans for the future, and your reasons for applying to this graduate program at Jacobs University.
When writing your letter of motivation, ask yourself the following questions:
Why have I chosen Jacobs University to continue my education?
Two recommendation letters are required.
All letters must be duly signed and if possible sealed by the issuer
Psychology researches human experience and behavior and develops suggestions as to how optimal conditions can be created so that people can exploit their potential for mental health, performance and quality of life as fully and sustainably as possible. The aim of the Master’s program in Psychology at Jacobs University is to qualify the psychologists of tomorrow in such a way that they can help shape this diversity in a positive way. When evaluating applications and admitting students, we attach great importance to the motivation of each individual. Therefore, the course is NC-free.
The master’s degree is closely based on the recommendations of the German Society for Psychology and is based on the following three pillars:
Industrial, economic and organizational psychology
Graduates qualify for all fields of psychology. This also includes the subsequent training as a psychological psychotherapist.
The MSc in Psychology qualifies you for independent work as a psychologist and prepares you for managerial tasks in selected professional fields such as health, social and educational systems, administration and industry. Possible areas of activity are: psychological diagnostics, counseling, qualification, training and (after appropriate further training) psychotherapy in different fields of practice, the implementation and evaluation of psychologically sound measures in various areas, as well as the planning, implementation, evaluation and presentation of scientific studies.