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University of the Saarland

Saarbrücken

High Performance Sport

Subjects: High Performance Sport,Sport

M.Sc. | Master of Science

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

💶  Cost per Semester
318 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
No information
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
15.01.

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
15.07.

Course description

The M.Sc. programme zeroes in on pressing issues in international elite-level sports. It delves into training methods, meaningful performance diagnostics, and the crucial roles of sport medicine and sport psychology. Students explore the structures within international elite sports, talent identification, and development programmes. They also learn about effective anti-doping strategies. The curriculum covers performance physiology, injury prevention, and sports nutrition. Students get hands-on experience with elite training and diagnostic programmes, learning to plan high-level training sessions independently. Topics like stress management, endurance training, performance improvement, and anti-doping measures are also part of the programme. Graduates find opportunities in professional and high-performance sports globally. They can work in universities, national or international sport associations, federations, and professional sports clubs. Saarbrücken offers an ideal setting for this comprehensive Master's programme, thanks to its close ties with the Saarland/Rhineland-Palatinate Olympic Training Base, the Saarland Sports Federation, and relevant departments at Saarland University's Sports Science Institute.

Program Information

Study Location Saarbrücken
Start Semester Summer, Winter
Study Form Part-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 No information
Cost per Semester 318 EUR
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⏱️ Application Start Summer
No information

⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
15.01.
⏱️ Application Start Winter
01.05.

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
15.07.

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Application Requirements

Language Requirements

CEFR B2
IELTS 5.5
Cambridge (CAE) No information
TOEFL IBT 72

You will need to demonstrate English proficiency of at least level B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) by providing one of the following: proof that English is your native language proof that you have a higher education entrance qualification from an English-speaking country or a qualification from an academic institution in an English-speaking country that permits you to be employed in a recognized professional field (typically: a Bachelor's degree) TOEFL (iBT: 72) Cambridge First Certificate in English IELTS (Score: 5.5) proof that you achieved a grade of at least 'good' (at least 10 from 15 points) in an advanced English Abitur class or equivalent (Abitur: German higher education entrance qualification)

Qualification Requirements

Students seeking admission to the M.Sc. programme 'High-Performance Sport' must meet the following requirements: a Bachelor's degree or equivalent university qualification in sport science or a comparable subject with an overall grade of 2.5 or better on the German grading scale an adequate command of English a motivation video

Document Requirements

Personal statement of interest and letters of recommendation Curriculum vitae (CV) Certificates attesting to the fulfillment of the language requirements Aditionally, you have to upload the following documents as a single PDF document: School-leaving certificate giving you the right of entry to higher education in your home country with individual grades Bachelor's degree (If you are not finished with your bachelor's degree yet, you should upload preliminary documents instead) Transcript of academic records

Application Process

Acceptance Interview No
Acceptance local admission restrictions Restricted
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