Secondary School Teaching Degree Master of Education (M.Ed.) Major subject Natural Sciences and Technology

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 rewarding journey in education with our Master of Education (M.Ed.) program, specializing in Natural Sciences and Technology. Over a standard period of 2 years, you will acquire the skills and knowledge necessary to excel as a secondary school teacher. The program consists of two sub-courses in scientific main subjects and accompanying coursework in educational science, totaling 120 credit points. With flexible study options and diverse subject combinations, you can tailor your education to suit your interests and career goals.


As a student in our program, you will benefit from the Center for Teacher Training (ZLB), a central hub for interdisciplinary topics, school internships, and practical experience. Our curriculum emphasizes research-oriented teaching and offers additional practical relevance through student and teaching-learning laboratories. Through our partnerships with EUCOR universities, you will have the opportunity to participate in international exchanges and gain valuable insights from diverse perspectives.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in teaching-related field with at least 180 credits
  • Minimum MINT achievements of 42 credits
  • Subject didactics NwT: at least 4 credits
  • Proof of participation in the Karlsruhe Individual Aptitude Check for Teachers (KAiAC-T) or equivalent
  • Proficiency in the German language (Level B1 for foreign nationals)
  • First subject: specialist sciences (20 LP)
  • First subject: subject didactics (7 LP)
  • Second subject: specialist sciences (20 LP)
  • Second subject: subject didactics (7 LP)
  • Educational sciences (33 LP)
  • School internship semester (16 LP)
  • Master’s thesis (17 LP)

Tuition fee per semester:

  • International: 1500 EUR
  • Domestic: No tuition fee

Future Career Outcomes

Our graduates are well-prepared to pursue diverse career opportunities in education, research, and related fields. With their interdisciplinary background and practical experience, they are equipped to excel as educators, researchers, and leaders in educational institutions and organizations. Whether working in schools, universities, or educational agencies, our alumni make a positive impact on the lives of students and contribute to the advancement of education.

Visa Requirements:

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