Secondary School Teaching Degree Master of Education (M.Ed.) Complementary subject Geography

Study Programme Details
City: Karlsruhe
Country: Germany
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative educational journey with our Secondary School Teaching Degree Master of Education (M.Ed.) program, offering a specialization in Geography. Over the course of 2 years, students delve deep into a dynamic curriculum tailored to nurture their passion for teaching and geography.

With a strong emphasis on practical learning experiences and innovative teaching methodologies, our program prepares educators to inspire the next generation of learners and leaders. As the educational landscape evolves, our program equips students with the skills and knowledge to adapt and thrive in diverse teaching environments.


In addition to the traditional Master of Education track, our program offers the flexibility of a certificate course. This alternative path allows students to forego the master’s thesis while still completing the required coursework.

Whether pursuing the full master’s degree or opting for the certificate, students have the autonomy to shape their academic journey according to their career aspirations and personal goals.

Admission Requirements

  • Successful completion of a bachelor’s degree in teaching at high schools or equivalent
  • Minimum of 180 credits, including coursework in specialist sciences, subject didactics, and educational sciences
  • Completion of a three-week orientation internship at a high school or equivalent institution
  • Proficiency in the German language (B1 level for foreign nationals)
  • Introduction to Geography
  • Human Geography I
  • Human Geography II
  • Physical Geography I
  • Physical Geography II
  • Physical Geography III
  • Cartography and GIS
  • Empirical Social Research
  • Mapping Internship
  • Methods (MA)
  • Applied Regional Geography (MA)
  • Deepening Physical Geography
  • Advanced Elective Module (MA)
  • Didactics of Geography I
  • Didactics of Geography II
  • Didactics of Geography III
  • Didactics of Geography IV
  • Master Thesis

Tuition fee per semester:

  • International: 1500 EUR
  • Domestic: No tuition fee

Future Career Outcomes

Our program empowers graduates to embark on fulfilling careers in education and related fields. From shaping curriculum to implementing innovative teaching strategies, our alumni are making a positive impact in classrooms and communities around the world.

With a focus on skill development and industry alignment, our program prepares students for the challenges and opportunities of the ever-evolving education landscape.

Visa Requirements:

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