Public Administration (B.A.)

Program overview

Degree program Public Administration, compact




Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

Type of study

First Degree

Standard period of study

6 semesters plus a 27-week period of practical introduction in Public Service (3 ½ years total)

Study places

120 per winter semester

Language of instruction


Start of studies

Winter semester

Application deadline

Winter semester: July 15 (different deadlines for applicants with foreign university entry qualifications, for details please refer to application deadlines with uni-assist)

Admission requirements

Abitur, advanced technical college entrance qualification, or equivalent preparatory training


Yes (ZEvA)

Areas of concentration

Legal sciences, economic sciences, social sciences, administrative sciences

Study abroad

Legal sciences, economic sciences, social sciences, administrativA voluntary semester may be spent abroad, however this requires early planning. It is also possible to participate in overseas excursions within the framework of the block weeks or to spend the second practical phase in the sixth semester abroad.e sciences

Internship semester

A practice phase of ten weeks is integrated into the study course between the second and third semester as well as a second practice phase of 15 weeks in the sixth semester. The practical project in the fifth semester also gives students the opportunity, along with a project partner, to gain experience in public administration.


Following the study program, students have the opportunity to complete the introductory period of at least 27 weeks, after which the student obtains the professional qualification for category 2, 1st junior level.

Subject areas

General and special administrative law, private law, public business administration, and social Sciences


Approx. 350 Euro semester fee per semester

Contact person

Dipl.-Kff. (FH) Marion Böer
Phone: +49 (0)541 969-3001