Change of University

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Münster in Nordrhein Westfalen

You study at a different university and/or in a different subject area and would like to transfer to the Bachelor of Science Programme in Psychology at the University of Münster?

Transfers by type:

  • You are already in a Bachelor of Science programm in Psychology at a German university and would like to transfer to the University of Münster in order to continue your studies? If so, you are an  Ortswechsler (a student changing university location within Germany)
  • You study at a foreign university or in a subject area other than a B.Sc. in Psychology? Then you qualify as a  Quereinsteiger (a foreign transfer student or "lateral-entrant")

Place swapping (Studienplatztauch)

Because psychology at the University of Münster is a subject major with restricted-admissions (Ger.: 'zulassungsbeschränktes Fach'), use of the university swapping method (Studienplatztausch) for students wishing to transfer into a higher semesters is only possible under special conditions. The University of Münster has its own conditions, which may vary somewhat from those of other universities:

For further information see also Ortswechsler.