Skip to content
Step 1 - Find your Study Program

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology



Subjects: Physics,Science

M.Sc. | Master of Science

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
No information

💶  Cost per Semester
108 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
1,500 EUR
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
No information

Course description

Graduates of the Master's degree in Physics at KIT possess a solid foundation in both experimental and theoretical physics. Through their studies in the Major in Physics, the Second Major in Physics, and the Minor in Physics, they have expanded their knowledge to include the latest scientific advancements. Additionally, they have expertise in a non-physics elective subject, chosen from mathematics, natural sciences, or engineering, based on their interests. These graduates are adept at applying complex theoretical and experimental physics concepts to research problems, developing effective solution strategies. Experimentally, they can analyze measured data, formulate models, and make accurate predictions. Those specializing in theoretical physics excel in performing intricate calculations and interpreting results within theoretical frameworks. Their acquired knowledge allows them to categorize various situations and topics accurately. Graduates are skilled in summarizing their scientific findings both in writing and orally, presenting them with engaging presentation techniques. Completing this degree equips them to work in diverse fields such as research and development at universities or in industry, data analysis, process optimization, programming, and hardware applications. They are also well-prepared to pursue doctoral studies in physics. At KIT, there is a strong emphasis on research-related teaching. The Master's program offers a wide range of topics, enabling students to deepen

Program Information

Study Location Karlsruhe
Start Semester Summer, Winter
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester 1,500 EUR
Cost per Semester 108 EUR
Step 2 - Check Application Requirements
⏱️ Application Start Summer
No information

⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
⏱️ Application Start Winter
No information

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
No information

Are you eligible for studying in Germany?

Take our short quiz and find out whether you meet the criteria to enter a German university directly.

Study Eligibility Checker

Application Requirements

Language Requirements

CEFR No information
IELTS No information
Cambridge (CAE) No information
TOEFL IBT No information

excellent English language skills of at least B2 level. Further details can be found in the admission regulations of the master's degree program.

Qualification Requirements

Requirements for admission to this master's program are: a completed bachelor’s degree or equivalent degree issued by a university, university of applied sciences or a university of cooperative education based on a minimum of 180 ECTS credit points (alternatively at least 3 years program length) in physics or a related field minimum requirements completed in the following fields: theoretical physics (mechanics, electrodynamics, quantum mechanics, statistical physics) of at least 32 credit points experimental physics (mechanics, electrodynamics, optics, thermodynamics, atomic, molecular and nuclear physics, structure of matter) of at least 32 credit points physics lab of at least 18 credit points

Application Process

Acceptance Interview No
Acceptance local admission restrictions Not restricted
Application directly at the University
Step 3 - Get studying insights

Free Ebook

Studying in Germany

A comprehensive guide for international students


Free Webinar

How to Apply and Get Admission to a German University

Get ready to study in Germany!

August 22nd, 2024

  • Learn how to find your ideal program
  • Step-by-step application guide
  • Tips and tricks to get admission
Step 4 – Apply for a Visa

Free Checklist

Your complete German visa application checklist

Be Prepared for Your Visa Appointment

Value Package

Your all-in-one solution for just €5/month!

Unlock up to €269* worth of free benefits with the Expatrio Value Package

  • New: includes our free German Bank Account
  • German Blocked Account accepted by all German authorities
  • Award-winning public or private health insurance coverage4,5
  • Free Travel Health Insurance worth up to €953
  • Up to €90 cashback with your personalized health insurance2
  • Instant Blocked Amount confirmation once funds are received
  • 24hr customer response time
  • All-in-One app for life in Germany
  • Free International Student ID Card (Digital ISIC) worth up to €15*
  • Free eBooks and resources for life and studies in Germany
  • In-app access to top-tier accommodation for internationals
  • Cost Breakdown
  • Monthly fee: Only €5
  • Blocked Account set-up fee: €0 (€69 cashback)1

Other interesting programs for you

  • Aalen University


    Applied Photonics

    M.Sc. | Master of Science

    Language: English

    3 Semesters 1,500 EUR Full-time
    Duration Tuition Fee Study Form
  • Aalen University


    Polymer Technology

    M.Sc. | Master of Science

    Language: English

    3 Semesters 1,500 EUR Full-time
    Duration Tuition Fee Study Form
  • Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus Senftenberg



    M.Sc. | Master of Science

    Language: English

    4 Semesters No information Full-time
    Duration Tuition Fee Study Form