Psychology (B.Sc.)


Psychology (Bachelor of Science)

(Psychologie, B.Sc.)


General Information

Degree: Bachelor of Science
Duration: 6 semesters
Language: German, some lectures/modules may be held in English. Students should be able to read professional literature in English.
Internship: internships within the study programme (see semester course schedule)
Requirements for Admission: Entrance qualification for higher education, 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: No
Programme Start: winter semester
Application Deadline: International applicants find their application deadline here.
I. When applying for a 1st semester , proceed as follows:
1. Register with Hochschulstart;
2. then apply online at TU Darmstadt.
II. When applying for a 2nd to 6th semester, apply online at TU Darmstadt only.
Special Features: For this degree programme, the Technische Universität Darmstadt offers Online Self-Assessment for selecting a course of study.


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

The Bachelor of Science programme Psychology at TU Darmstadt has a special emphasis on the the following sub-disciplines:

  • General Psychology
  • Biological Psychology
  • Social Psychology
  • Differential and Personal Psychology
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Psychological Diagnostics

In the Optional Subject Area students may choose modules from the following areas (among others): Pedagogical Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Clinical Psychology and Cognitive Modeling.

Another aspect of the programme is the acquisition of skills the fields of research methodology and statistics.

More information:

Module Handbook

Course Catalogue

Institute for Psychology


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 Prospective B.Sc. Students

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