Master of Science

Architektur, M.Sc.


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The Master of Science in Architecture is designed to deepen and broaden the knowledge and skills regarding the planning, design, visualisation and construction of buildings. The Master’s programme is characterised by the integration and in-depth study of the two subject areas Structural Design and Urban Planning (as per the “Darmstadt Model”). Plans and models from design projects will be presented by their designers and then discussed during the colloquium. A 12-week internship is part of the programme.

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Department of Architecture


General Information

Degree Master of Science
Duration 4 Semesters
Langugage German, some courses in English
Internship A minimum 12-week-long internship is required for admission to the Master’s programme. This internship must be completed before registering for the Master’s thesis; further information.
Requirements for Admission
  • Requirements for admission to the Master’s degree programme (and thereby university enrolment) are comprised of a Bachelor of Science degree in the same programme or an equivalent degree. This can also be a bachelor of art's degree in architecure and can also be acquired at a “Fachhochschule” (University of Applied Sciences) in Germany or abroad. Should the bachelor's degree not come from a German university or Fachhochschule, applicants have to submit proof (certificates) of German language proficiency as required by International Admission.
  • Admission also requires to hand in a portfolio, containing the Bachelor's Thesis and additional work samples from the Bachelor's degree programme. Specific degree entrance requirements may be found here and in the competences description. For further questions please contact the departmental student advisory service. Information for students with degrees from abroad: International Admission.
  • A 12-week internship must be completed before registering for the Master's thesis; further information.
Admission Procedure As long as the requirements for admission (Entrance Requirements Verification) are fulfilled, there is no restriction on admission.
Part-time Studies possible under specific conditions
Programme Start winter semester or summer semester
Application Deadline International applicants find their application deadline here.
Application Online application
Special Features TU Darmstadt offers a Double Degree Programme at a partner university for this course.

Advice for Prospective M.Sc. Students

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Guidelines and Study Regulations

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