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... looks into questions such as ...

  • What is psychology?
  • How do our thinking, experiencing and behaviour work?
  • How do we learn things?
  • What is it that keeps a group together?
  • How does our brain work?
  • My expectations on the degree programme have, for the most part, been exceeded! The scientific focus in particular was a positive surprise.

    Elisabeth Reschke, Bachelor's degree read more ...

  • Psychology is an incredibly multi-faceted discipline with many opportunities and branches.

    Milena Meyers, Bachelor's degree read more ...

  • I’ve got the feeling that I’m not just acquiring specialist knowledge but actually learning for life. You acquire people skills, learn how to become assertive, to face challenges and to acquire knowledge.

    Niklas Trimborn, Bachelor's degree read more ...

Degree programmes


Psychology, Bachelor 1 subject

What's it all about?

This degree programme is unique, because ...

no other discipline conducts such in-depth discourse regarding human perception and behaviour.

It provides the opportunity to specialise in the following fields
  • Doctrine of method / statistics
  • General and biological psychology
  • Social psychology
  • Clinical psychology
  • Developmental psychology
  • Personality psychology
  • Diagnostics

Who is suited?

Those who wish to enrol in this degree programme,

... have:
English and mathematic skills
... enjoy:
working systematically
... struggle through:
(or fails without): mathematics

Graduates from this degree programme frequently work
  • in the corporate sector
  • in clinics
  • in outreach clinics
  • in public health departments
  • in educational institutions

And else?

An internship ...

is mandatory. It is done during the degree course.
Duration: 8 weeks

Studying abroad ...

can be done voluntarily.

Where do I find help?

Academic advisory office

Dr. Andreas Utsch
Building, Room: GAFO 04/261
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-27895
Website academic advisory office

Contact students

Fachschaft Psychologie
Building, Room: GAFO 04/252
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-24604
Website Fachschaft


Degree programmes' website


Degree: Bachelor of Science
Start: Winter semester
Duration: 6 semesters
Classroom language: German

Detailed information for international applicants

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