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

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 an enriching journey towards becoming a seasoned educator with our esteemed Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Secondary School Teaching, specializing in Sports. Over the course of two transformative years, immerse yourself in a comprehensive program designed to equip you with the knowledge, skills, and experiences necessary to excel in the dynamic field of education. With a focus on fostering holistic development and promoting lifelong learning, this program empowers you to make a meaningful impact in the lives of students and communities alike.

Explore a multidimensional curriculum that encompasses two sub-courses in scientific main subjects alongside an engaging educational science component. With an emphasis on experiential learning and innovative pedagogical approaches, you’ll delve into the intricacies of sports education while honing your instructional techniques. Whether you aspire to coach aspiring athletes, advocate for physical fitness, or instill a love for sportsmanship, our program provides the platform for you to achieve your professional aspirations.


Unlock the door to endless possibilities as you combine the Sports sub-degree program with a diverse array of subjects including Biology, Chemistry, German, Geography, Computer Science, Mathematics, Philosophy/Ethics, and Physics. Embrace the synergies between sports education and other disciplines, fostering interdisciplinary connections that enrich your educational journey. Additionally, discover opportunities for artistic expression by opting for combinations with art and music, offered in collaboration with esteemed partner institutions.

Your pathway to the Master of Education is illuminated with dual aspirations as you apply for two main subjects concurrently, ensuring a well-rounded educational experience. Upon successful admission to both main subjects, seamlessly transition into the accompanying educational studies program, laying the foundation for a fulfilling career in teaching. Embrace the opportunity to embark on a preparatory service following your Master’s degree, a pivotal step towards realizing your aspirations as an educator.

Admission Requirements

  • Possession of a relevant bachelor’s degree in Sports or a related field, demonstrating proficiency in subject matter and pedagogical principles.
  • Completion of prerequisite coursework totaling at least 180 credits, including specialized studies in two scientific main subjects, subject didactics, educational sciences, and school-practical studies.
  • Completion of a minimum three-week orientation internship at a school, providing valuable hands-on experience in educational settings.
  • Participation in the Karlsruhe Individual Aptitude Check for Teachers (KAiAC-T) or an equivalent assessment program, reflecting on personal suitability for a career in teaching.
  • Proficiency in the German language for foreign nationals, as evidenced by a certificate of at least B1 level proficiency.
  • 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

Tuition fee per semester:

  • International: 1500 EUR
  • Domestic: No tuition fee

Future Career Outcomes

Embark on a fulfilling career journey with confidence, armed with the knowledge, skills, and experiences gained through our comprehensive program. Join a network of successful alumni who have made significant contributions to the field of sports education, leveraging their expertise to inspire positive change. With a deep understanding of industry demands and a commitment to ongoing professional development, our graduates are poised to thrive in diverse professional settings and make a lasting impact in the field of education.

Visa Requirements:

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