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  For entrance into the Master's program:
  • Successful completion of a Hauptdiplom, Magister Artium,Staatsexamen or 4 year Baccalaureatus from a recognized institution requiring at least 8 semesters of work;
  • A minimum grade of gut or 2.5 out of 6 on a reverse grade point scale in the last two years of study, where the typical grading scale is:
UM Scale German Scale
A+ 0.7 - 1.0 (Sehr gut)
A 1.1 - 1.5 (Sehr gut)
B+ 1.6 - 2.0 (Gut)
B 2.1 - 2.5 (Gut)
C+ 2.6 - 3.2 (Befriedigend)
C 3.3 - 4.0 (Befriedigend)
D 4.1 - 4.3
F 4.4 - 6.0 (Nicht Ausreichend)

  For entrance into the PhD program:
  • Requirements listed above (see Master's program) plus successful completion of a Master's equivalent or Magistergrad from a recognized institution.

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