Sport Science (Bachelor)

Student doing a performance diagnosis.

The bachelor’s programme in Sport Science aims at imparting central competences in the area of sport science, sport didactics and sport organisation as well as training-specific competences. It qualifies students to work successfully in a wide range of sport-related and exercise-related occupational fields.

Before starting to study, students have to complete a sporting aptitude admission test.

Bachelor of Science

Degree Programme Code: 033 628

6 semesters / 180 ECTS credits

Language: German

Sporting aptitude admission test (in German)


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Data updated on: 20.07.2023

Information about presentation & calculation

*Click here for further information on statistical data in the field of teaching and learning. (in German)


Instruction Language German

Please note that the instruction language of this programme is German. To start the degree programme, you need to hold a certificate of German proficiency on C1 level.

Study Programme

The bachelor’s programme in Sport Science consists of an Introductory and Orientation Period (STEOP) and compulsory modules on the subdisciplines of sport science. Towards the end of the bachelor’s programme, students have to select an alternative compulsory module (Health Promotion, Prevention, Rehabilitation and Fitness, or Sport Management). To successfully complete the programme, students have to write a bachelor’s thesis.

Five Concepts

which you will deal with during your studies:

  • Exercise physiology
  • Psychology of sport
  • Sport education
  • Sociology of sport
  • Biomechanics

... and many more.

 Overview of the programme structure & topics

Here you find the current offer of courses for this programme to gain better insight into the topics and structure. For more information please click on the respective level.

After Graduation

Graduates are qualified to deal with topics and questions related to exercise and sport based on findings of sport science. In addition, they know how to implement target group-oriented concepts and sport offers. Furthermore, they are able to adapt to the demands of new areas of practice and target groups, reflect on their own gender role, expand their subject-specific knowledge and knowledge related to sport practice, and lead different types of groups in sport.

Graduates' Perspective on the Degree Programme

Graduates ...

  • say that this degree programme receives the grade: 2.6 (satisfactory)
  • rate the level of difficulty as: 2.9 (appropriate)

→ These results are basd on feedback from 96 graduates.

*You can find further assessments of the degree programme from its graduates’ perspective in the graduate survey of the bachelor’s programme in Sport Science graduation survey (in German).

Graduates ...

  • find employment within 1 month after graduation on average.

*You can find further information on career entry and career paths in the tracking of graduates "BA Sports Science".