M.Sc. On Campus

International Technical and Vocational Education and Training

Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg

36 months
4000 EUR/year
3000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The International Technical and Vocational Education and Training degree course from Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg  has an international orientation. It prepares the students for higher (or senior) positions in the field of education and further education (e.g. in European vocational education institutions or economic educational institutions), especially in an international context. 


Positions in the field of training aids, research on vocational education or in the international development cooperation can also be pursued. 

The  International Technical and Vocational Education and Training programme from Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg assures that the students dispose of the necessary knowledge and ability for the transition into the professional practice and are capable of applying scientific methods and concepts. 

Career Perspectives

This internationally oriented study program prepares you for tasks in middle and superior management positions in the field of vocational education and training, e.g. - Management and coordination of initial and further training especially at companies; with an international orientation - Management of TVET projects in the context of international development cooperation and in international organizations; - Teaching in further education programs at national and international vocational education institutions; - Consulting, e.g. in the learning and teaching aids sector; - Development cooperation in international TVET policy contexts; - National and international TVET research

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • The integrated internship ensures that the students gain competences in the field of international collaboration.
  •  Furthermore they have the chance to improve their language and communication skills. 
  • The academic degree "Master of Science" entitles to the pursuit of a Ph.D program.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


180 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor degree, higher education diploma or an equivalent degree. The study degree should be from the field of education, economics, cultural studies, social sciences, technical or natural sciences and consist of a minimum of 180 credit points.
  • Proof of previous work experience of at least 6 months.
  • Language requirements

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    4000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2000 EUR per semester during 36 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1500 EUR per semester during 36 months.

Living costs for Magdeburg

730 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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