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: July 15
Please note: You should apply well before the deadline (~ 12 weeks) if you also need to apply for visa.
Application: Online application
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.

The module handbook will help you gather detailed information on the content of the programme.

Further information on the institute may be found at


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