Honorary senator Dietrich H. Boesken has awarded a prize to the year’s best master’s graduate, which is awarded during the university's Dies academicus, since 2008.

Each of the three faculties can submit nominations. The final decision is made by the Rectorate and the deans.

Laureates:

2019
Sina Streicher
2018
Anna Brigitte Bieber
2017
Clara Huttenlauch
2016
Daniel Höhmann

2015
Viktor Jakob Konitzer

2014
Christian Schmidt
2013
Konstantin von Hesler
2012
Daniel Bürkle
2011
Arlind Nocaj
2010
Christine Merk
2009
Albrecht Franz
2008
Silvia Eger