Physics and Management - Master of Science (MSc)

Application period

winter semester: 1 June - 15 July
summer semester: 1 Dec. - 15 Jan.

Required language proficiency:
German and English

Admission restriction:

This is how you apply:

Step 1: Registration in the campus portal of Ulm University
You register online in the campus portal.
After self-registration, you will receive an e-mail with the activation code and a request to confirm your personal account in the campus portal of Ulm University.

Step 2: Application in the campus portal of Ulm University
You submit your application in the campus portal and upload the required documents.


Further information

  • The certificate of a bachelor's degree with examination results in Physics and Management or an area with largely equivalent contents obtained at a German or foreign higher education institution, or a qualification which is recognised as equivalent at the level of at least three years of study
  • A bachelor's degree with an overall grade of 2.4 or better
    or a bachelor’s thesis with a grade of at least 2.0

    or if you have not yet completed your degree:
    study achievements and examination results with a minimum of 140 credit points and an average grade of 2.7 or better.
  • Proof of language proficiency in German and English


For legally binding information please see the MSc Physics and Management admissions statutes.



When submitting your application via "My personal campus portal", you must upload the following documents:

  • Bachelor's degree diploma and bachelor's degree certificate with final grade as well as overview of subjects and grades / transcript of records with credit points / Diploma Supplement if available
  • If you have not yet completed your higher education degree: overview of subjects and grades/transcript of records issued by the higher education institution with the total credit points earned up to the application deadline and an indication of the provisional average grade.
  • Form for the subject-specific additional information (pdf)
  • for non German-language of the bachelor`s degree: proof of required German language proficiency
  • proof of English language proficiency
  • proof of basic knowledge of macroeconomics and/or business management
  • In the case of a higher education degree from China, Vietnam or India: APS certificate or APS confirmation.
  • In the case of a foreign higher education degree: grading scale of the degree programme with indication of the lowest passing grade and maximum grade for the degree, to be shown on the bachelor's degree diploma/bachelor's degree certificate or on an official document of the higher education institution.
  • If proof and documents to be submitted are not written in German or English, additionally an official translation into German or English is required
  • For applicants who do not come from an EU country or the European Economic Area and have a German higher education entrance qualification (“Abitur”): proof of higher education entrance qualification

  • Please note:
  • Simple, non-attested copy of each document, no authentication needed (exemption: APS certificate)
  • Incomplete applications (missing documents or details) will be rejected
  • We do not accept applications and supporting applications documents sent by email
  • if you are absent during the application process and therefore cannot apply at Ulm University yourself, it is possible to authorise someone else to do so for you. Valid forms of authorisation:
    - notarised letter of authority
    - power of attorney
    - letter of authority (pdf) - download template in PDF format

    Please note: signatures must be originals


Admission will be granted when the following prerequisites are fulfilled:

  • Compliance with the form and deadline of your application
  • Fulfilment of entrance requirements
  • Proof of equivalence regarding the subject-matter of your study qualification (decision of the admissions committee)

Further information about the master's programme in Physics and Management.

If you are enrolled in a bachelor's degree programme in Physics and Management at Ulm University, no application is required. You submit an Application to change degree programme to the Studiensekretariat as soon as you have completed your bachelor's degree and meet the following admission requirements:
- bachelor's degree with an overall grade of 2.4 or better
- bachelor's thesis with a grade of 2.0 or better
- proof of the required English language skills

- proof of the required German language skills