Bachelor's and Master's Program of Education

The Institute of Mathematics offers several programs for Bachelor and Master of Education degrees

You can find information on the general structure of the Teaching Track study programs at the University of Potsdam here (in German).

The Bachelor's program teaches fundamental topics in mathematics and teaching methodology. It consists of 69 credit points (LPs) and a Bachelor's thesis (9 LPs). The Master's program will develop and deepen both your teaching and mathematical training. You may select from a concentration on the Sekundarstufe I level (21 LPs) or Sekundarstufe II level (30 LPs). 

Bachelor of Education for Teaching in the Secondary School

  Mathematics Mathematics/Physics Special needs education
Duration of studies 6 semesters
Begins in  Winter semester
Language German
Admission restrictions none admission interview
Further remarks free choice of the second subject mathematics and physics studies are closely related specialization in special needs educaton

Master of Education for Teaching in the Secondary School

  Mathematics Mathematics/physics Special needs education
Duration of studies 4 semesters
Begins in  Winter semester and Summer semester 
Language German
Admission restrictions if you received your bachelor's degree in Potsdam, there are no admission restrictions
Further remarks specialization in Sekundarstufe I or II specialization in special needs education
    mathematics and physics studies are closely related  
    Beginning Fall of 2023

Application and Matriculation

You can find information on applying and registering as well as corresponding deadlines on the University Website: Bachelor of Education and Master of Education.

Further information

If you have any questions on these programs you are welcome to contact the academic advisors of the institute.