Psychology, specialization: Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy – Master of Science


The Master's programme MSc Psychology, specialization: Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy is a prerequisite for the state examination for licensure as a psychotherapist in accordance with the Psychotherapists Act (PsychThG), which was amended in 2020, and the associated licensing regulations (PsychThApprO). The qualification goal of the programme is based on our principle of "teaching from research", which ensures a competence-oriented combination of academic excellence and practical relevance.


Degree Master of Science
Programme start Winter semester
Period of study 4 semesters
Application period 23.5. - 15.6.
Admission restrictions yes
ECTS 120

Why study Psychology, specialization: Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy in the University of Konstanz?


Prospects and opportunities

Career prospects

Programme structure

Programme start

Winter semester

Academic structure

Please check the Exam regulations (partly in German) for more information about the programme structure.

Internship and study abroad


What interests and skills should I have?

Language skills

Admission requirements


Semester fee

All students enrolled at the University of Konstanz are charged a semester fee each semester, similar to all other German universities. Here you can find the current semester fee and its individual components.

Application and application documents

An application is possible during the following period: 23.5. - 15.6. (winter semester). There may be other deadlines if you are applying for admission to a higher semester (for instance, if you are changing subjects or universities). For more information please consult the university website.