About 700 students are enrolled at the institute. In addition to the basic bachelor’s degree in Political Science, the research-oriented master’s degree in Political Science and the more application-oriented international master’s degree in European Integration in East Central Europe, we offer teacher training in Social Studies/Legal Education (/Economics) for four school types.

Course Plans (Recommended)

Here you will find the course plans in graphic form.

Enrollments in the master's program European Integration in East Central Europe are suspended for the winter semester 2023/24, i.e. no applications are possible.

Study Programs

All important information on the structure and content of the courses, admission restrictions, and the application process can be found here.


The contents of the lectures, seminars, and exercises offered in each semester are described in the annotated course catalogue. Here is the archive from previous years.

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Further Information from the Faculty

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