Secondary School Teaching Degree Master of Education (M.Ed.) Major 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 journey in the field of education with our Secondary School Teaching Degree Master of Education (M.Ed.) program, specializing in Geography. Over the span of 2 years, you will delve into a comprehensive curriculum designed to equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to excel in the dynamic world of secondary education. With a focus on active learning and practical application, our program ensures that you not only master the subject matter but also develop a deep understanding of educational pedagogy.


In our Geography sub-degree program, you have the opportunity to combine your passion for geography with a range of complementary subjects such as Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, and more. This interdisciplinary approach not only enriches your learning experience but also prepares you to address the diverse needs of students in the classroom. Additionally, you can explore unique combinations with art and music, opening doors to innovative teaching methodologies.

Unlock your potential and pave the way for a rewarding career in education with our Master of Education program. Aspiring educators undergo a rigorous selection process, applying for two main subjects simultaneously. Upon acceptance, students are automatically enrolled in the accompanying educational studies program, setting them on the path to becoming certified teachers. Our program emphasizes the importance of practical experience, culminating in a preparatory service that bridges the gap between theory and practice.

Admission Requirements

  • Completion of a teaching-related bachelor’s degree in Geography or equivalent
  • Minimum of 180 credits, including coursework in specialist sciences, subject didactics, and educational sciences
  • Proof of participation in an aptitude assessment program for teachers
  • Demonstrated proficiency in the German language (B1 level for foreign nationals)
  • Specialist Sciences: First Subject (20 credits)
  • Subject Didactics: First Subject (7 credits)
  • Specialist Sciences: Second Subject (20 credits)
  • Subject Didactics: Second Subject (7 credits)
  • Educational Sciences (33 credits)
  • School Internship Semester (16 credits)
  • Master’s Thesis (17 credits)
  • Applied Regional Geography (9 credits)
  • Methods (5 credits)
  • Advanced Module (6 credits)
  • Geography Didactics

Tuition fee per semester:

  • International: 1500 EUR
  • Domestic: No tuition fee

Future Career Outcomes

Our alumni are making waves in the field of education, serving as inspirational role models and catalysts for change in their communities. With a Master of Education degree, graduates are well-positioned to meet the evolving demands of the education sector.

From shaping young minds to leading educational initiatives, our program equips students with the skills and confidence to thrive in diverse professional settings.

Visa Requirements:

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