Do you qualify to enter HU University of Applied Sciences Utrecht's Teacher Education in German Master programme? Find out here.

Admission requirements Master Teacher Education in German

To enter the programme you should have:

  • A Bachelor's degree in Education in German, or
  • A Bachelor’s degree in German Language and Culture combined with an Education Minor.

Additionally, you need proven English skills at CEFR level C1.

If you have a different German Studies / Education background, please contact us for further advice.

  • Students need to have C1 language ability or the equivalent. This can be proven by the language test results as per the table:
Certificate of TOEFL Certificate of IELTS Cambridge English TOEIC
iBT Test at a test center & iBT Test on paper Academic Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE) Listening & Reading +Speaking & Writing

Minimum overall score 95;

Reading: 24
Listening: 22
Speaking: 25
Writing 24

Minimum overall score 8;

No sub-score under 7.5

Minimum score of 180

Listening and Reading: minimum score of 945

Speaking and Writing: minimum score of 360

In some cases proof may be waived: 

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited Dutch university (HBO/WO)
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in a country where the medium of tuition is English; and where the full Bachelor programme has been taught in English; and the full degree (not part) has been obtained in that country.

Before your admission, you will have a personal interview with an intake coordinator. Together, you will discuss what you can expect of the programme, your motivation, ambitions and experience in order to design your personal Learning Plan. This will give you a good idea about the possibilities this master programme offers you, and whether it is a good fit.

If you do not, or not yet, live in the Netherlands, you can enrol via Studielink, after creating a personal username and password. You can create your account on the Studielink website. Registration deadlines are 1 May (non-EU students) and 1 August (EU students).

Students living in the Netherlands - including non-Dutch nationals - can enrol as well as apply for student grants and loans via Studielink (in English, Dutch and German). For this, you need a DigiD log-in code, which takes up to five days to obtain. The closing date for registration on most programmes is 1 May.

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