Statistics (M.Sc.)

Our Master in Statistics is a 2 year master program at the Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg.


This is just a brief outline of the technicalities concerning international applicants. Since the program is taught in German most resources are in German only.

Name of the Program: Statistics (Master)
Degree: Master of Science (M.Sc.)
How long does it take? 2 years
When can I start? Winter term (starting in October) and summer term (starting around April 1st)
Admission Requirements:

A bachelor degree in mathematics and statistics is sufficient to start studying this program. Alternatively a bachelor degree from a program with emphasis on statistical methodology may suffice. In the latter case a consultation is mandatory.

A basic knowledge of the German language is required, proven by one of the following language certificates: DSH (level 2) or TestDaF (level 4). If you have DSH level 1 or TestDaF level 3 only, you may be admitted, too, but you will have to take additional language courses in German.

Deadlines for applications:

Applicants with an international Bachelor degree -
apply through uni-assist (detailed information)

July 15th (for winter term)
January 15th (for summer term)

Far more detailed information is available in German only: Follow this link for further information.

Applying for the Program

International students

Informations for international students, the form needed to apply for this program and some explanations and guidelines can be found using the links in the table below.

English Full-Time Studies German Vollstudium

When must I Submit my Application?

For the winter semester  (WS): by 15 July
For the summer semester (SS): by 15 January

These deadlines are valid for all foreign citizens (expect foreign nationals educated in the German school system and EU/EEA citizens) even if you completed your Bachelor's degree in Germany. Incomplete applications or applications sent after the deadline will be rejected without any further consideration.

Please, apply through uni-assist.

German students

German applicants should apply online. Please follow this link for further information.

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