Before Your Studies

The best project you will ever work on is you

There is a lot to learn before you gain new experience and new knowledge during your Master's degree. Here you will find all relevant information you need. And if there are still any uncertainties, our consultants look forward to hearing from you and clarifying them.

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Podcast EP 01: Admission unlocked

Listen to the first episode of the "Audio Connection to HECTOR School" (created with the support of Campusradio Karlsruhe) an exclusive audio series providing a comprehensive understanding of our part-time continuing education programs. 

This episode serves as your guide, leading you through the journey of applying to HECTOR School. Hosted by Alexandra and joined by Katrin, admissions expert of the HECTOR School, we unravel the components of the application, the admission procedure, and what to expect during the interview. Discover essential tips, understand the timelines, and learn how to overcome challenges that may arise during this exciting venture. Your pathway to success at HECTOR School starts here.

Podcast EP 02: What International Students Should Know When Coming to Germany

Listen to the second episode of the "Audio Connection to HECTOR School" audio series and get tips for international students coming to Germany.

Join our host Phuong and student Rhea as they explore insights for international students planning to study in Germany, focusing on HECTOR School and the vibrant city of Karlsruhe. Discover reasons to choose this exciting destination, navigate visa formalities, manage finances, and overcome housing challenges. Immerse yourself in German culture, language, and extracurricular activities. Enjoy the efficiency of the German lifestyle and the variety of cuisines. Discover surprises, cultural adjustments, and life in Karlsruhe. This episode provides a comprehensive guide to enhance your international student experience and ease your start in Karlsruhe.

Admission Requirements for the Master´s Programs
Admission Requirements

The admission requirements of our Master´s programs are a first academic degree in a relevant subject, at least 1-2 years work experience,  and English language proficiency. There are specific requirements for the particular Master´s programs.

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Application Procedure at HECTOR School
Application Procedure

In only three steps you can be admitted to one of our Master's programs: Send your application via the online portal, our Admission Team will review it and in the third step you will be invited for an interview (usually digitally) by the program director.

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Costs & Fees for the M.Sc. Programs at HECTOR SchoolKIT
Costs & Fees for M.Sc. Programs

For a regular master with 4 semesters, the tuition fee is 9,000 Euro (nine thousand) each semester. Differing length of studies does not increase the total tuition fee.

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Time Planning

The extra-occupational formats make it possible to receive further training while continuing to pursue a career in the company. In addition, it is possible to credit educational leave.

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Are you looking for answers? In our frequently asked questions you can find information about introducing HECTOR School, applying and HECTOR School and much more.

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Excellence University

KIT is an official University of Excellence. The exceptional quality of both research and teaching at KIT is repeatedly confirmed by different international rankings, so you can be sure to get the highest quality of education.

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HECTOR School Team

Inquiries regarding further education programs, application process, industry cooperation, or customized solutions? High service standard, personally and on an international level: The team of the HECTOR School will be of your assistance.

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On-Campus Housing

The Campus is located in the center of Karlsruhe, directly in front of the Karlsruhe Palace. It offers modern educational spaces as well as high standard accommodation.

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Welcome to our unique location in the center of Karlsruhe: Modern lecture halls and seminar rooms, quiet rooms for studying and lingering between vivid shopping streets, the historic castle and a park for relaxing and walking.

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Good to know: there is no application deadline for a start in October! But if a visa is required we recommmend submitting before June 15th.