Human-Computer Interaction - Master of Science

The English-taught Human-Computer Interaction Master's programme begins in the winter as well as in the summer semester.

Prospective students who are not EU citizens or from switzerland apply online at:

  •     Admissions deadline (winter semester): 15 July
  •     Admissions deadline (summer semester): 15 January

Applicants who graduated in Europe and do not require a visa apply online at: Online-Application.

  •     Admissions deadline (winter semester): 30 September
  •     Admissions deadline (summer semester): 31 March

Admission requires a Bachelor of Science degree in Human-Computer Interaction, Computer Science or a related field with a strong focus on computer science and HCI. If the converted credit-weighted average grade of your Bachelor's degree is at least 2.0 in the German system, your chances of acceptance are very good.

Proof of English Language Skills (non-German applicants):

Candidates must provide proof of good English language skills of level B2.

Level B2 of the „Common European Framework of Reference for Languages“ (CEFR) can be proved by submitting:

 • certification of a Bachelor’s degree in a native English-speaking country (US, CAN, UK, NZ, AUS, ...).

If this is not possible, please submit one of the language certificates listed below. This should not be more than 2 years old (comparable certification will be assessed on a case-by-case basis).

(information for German applicants can be found on the German version of this page)

English language certification

minimum result/level


TOEFL: Test of English as a foreign language

Internet based (0-120 points)

The TOEFL code of Bauhaus-Universität Weimar is 8968. It is sometimes listed under "Bauhaus-Universitaet Weimar" or  "Bauhaus University Weimar"





TOEFL: computer-based (0-300 points)



IELTS: International Englisch Language Testing System

Grade 6.5 IELTS (the score of each test component must be at least 6,0)


English for Speakers of other languages (ESOL) (Cambridge University)

First Certificate in English (FCE)


Any questions appertaining to the above certification should be addressed to: johanna.theuerkauf[at]