Secondary School Teaching Degree Master of Education (M.Ed.) Major subject Physics

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 journey to become a proficient educator with our Master of Education (M.Ed.) program, specializing in Physics. Over the course of 2 years, you will delve into the intricacies of teaching methodologies, subject knowledge, and educational sciences. With a focus on research and practical application, our program equips you with the skills and expertise needed to excel in the dynamic field of secondary school teaching.


In our program, you’ll engage in a comprehensive study of physics alongside educational science courses. This interdisciplinary approach prepares you to effectively communicate complex scientific concepts while fostering critical thinking and problem-solving skills in your students. Through a combination of theoretical learning and practical training, you’ll emerge as a well-rounded educator ready to inspire the next generation of scientists.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in a teaching-related field with a focus on physics
  • Minimum coursework completion in theoretical and experimental physics, physical internships, and physics didactics
  • Participation in the Karlsruhe Individual Aptitude Check for Teachers (KAiAC-T) or equivalent assessment program
  • Proficiency in the German language at B1 level or equivalent for non-native speakers
  • First Subject: Specialist Sciences (20 CP)
  • First Subject: Subject Didactics (7 CP)
  • Second Subject: Specialist Sciences (20 CP)
  • Second Subject: Subject Didactics (7 CP)
  • Educational Sciences (33 CP)
  • School Internship Semester (16 CP)
  • Master’s Thesis (17 CP)
  • Additional Modules:
    • Advanced Teaching Internship (6 CP)
    • Elective Module (10 CP)
    • Seminar (4 CP)
    • Physics Didactics (7 CP)

Tuition fee per semester:

  • International: 1500 EUR
  • Domestic: No tuition fee

Future Career Outcomes

Our graduates are highly sought after for their expertise in physics education and pedagogical practices. Whether pursuing careers in academia, research, or educational leadership, our alumni make significant contributions to the field of education and beyond.

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