Political Science (J.B.A.)

 

Political Science (Joint Bachelor of Arts)

(Politikwissenschaft, J.B.A.)

 
 

General Information

Degree: Joint Bachelor of Arts
Duration: 6 semesters
Language: German
Internship: Completing an internship or even several internships throughout the program is recommended particularly regarding professional orientation. With a duration of four weeks or more, full-time internships in the optional area of the programme can be recognised; internship regulations.
Requirements for Admission: General university entrance degree, entrance qualification for universities of applied sciences, similar foreign diplomas; further information
Admission Procedure: Restrictions on admission; procedure results (n.c. figures)
Part-time Degree: possible under specific conditions
Programme Start: winter semester
Application Deadline: July 15
Application: Online application
Particularities:
  • English language skills on a B2 level (CEF) are an admission requirement for the last subject exam.
  • For this degree programme, the Technische Universität Darmstadt offers Online Self-Assessment for selecting a course of study.

Degree Programme Structure (please click to read on)

Content

Semester Course Schedule (print version) – click to enlarge
Semester Course Schedule (print version) – click to enlarge

The Joint Bachelor of Arts consists of the studies of two different subjects/components.

The component Political Science, the students acquire knowledge of political institutions as well as processes and forms of political control that take place on different levels within and beyond the nation state. They address political institutions and processes, political theory and the history of ideas or power structures in international relations. Furthermore, they obtain practical skills to be able to address political issues theoretically and empirically.

See the course structure and content in detail on the schedule aside (click to enlarge).

More information:

Modulhandbuch (Module Handbook)

Vorlesungsverzeichnis (Course Catalogue)

Institut für Politikwissenschaft (Institute for Political Science)

 

Start smart

Use these tools for a smart start into the programme:

Online Self-Assessment

Orientierungswoche (OWO) (orientation event) at the beginning of the first semester.

Advice for Porspective J.B.A. Students

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