Requirements for application
The following requirements for enrolment in the M.Sc. in High-Performance Sport have to be met:
- Completion of an undergraduate degree in Sport Science or a related field.
- Proof of eligibility by means of an above average final grade (at least 2.5 in the German grading scale or Grade B according to ECTS). International degrees will be verified for equivalence according to KMK-regulations; the grades will be translated into the German grading scale via the modified Bavarian formula.
- Proof of English language proficiency, proven by:
a) Native language,
b) High school and/or university degree of a school/university in an English-speaking country,
c) A certificate proving English language proficiency on level B2 within the Common European Framework of Reference Languages. Accepted certificates are TOEFL (iBT: 72), Cambridge First Certificate in English (Categorie: FCE), IELTS (Score: 5.5),
d) Means of a “good” final grade in English within the German “Abitur” (equal to at least 10 of 15 points; level: E-course), or equivalent.
The final decision regarding the equivalences of other certificates will be made by the Examination Board of the Faculty.
Applications can now be submitted via the online application tool of Saarland University, deadline is 15th of July for the upcoming winter term 18/19 (regular semester, October – March) and 15th of January for the summer semester (April – September). Applications for the summer semester can only be accepted if there are places are available. Please note, applications send via email will not be accepted.
Important information for students interested in applying for the double-degree programme
English language requirements for a student Visa are as follows:
- IELTS (Academic): 7.0 overall, writing 7.0
- TOEFL (Internet-based): 94-101 overall, writing 23
- PTE (Academic): 65-72
- CAE: 185-190
- AE5/AE6 (PASS): AE6
Detailed information is provided on the website of the University of Technology Sydney (UTS).
Admission for postgraduate studies at the UTS further requires a Bachelor degree of at least 2.0 in the German grading scale. For further information please visit the website of UTS.
Visa requirements: To obtain a student visa to study in Australia, international students must enrol full time and on campus. Australian student visa regulations also require international students studying on student visas to complete the course within the standard full-time duration. Please visit the Australien homeaffairs website for detailed, country specific regulations.
Dr. Sabrina Skorski (PhD)
Degree Coordinator High-Performance Sport
Campus Bldg. B 8.2, room: -1.11
Phone.: +49 681 302 70411
Mo - Thur: 8 am - 4:30 pm
Fr: 8 am - 3:30 pm
Personal consultations have to be scheduled in advance via E-mail communication.