Thank you for your interest in our program Master of Arts in Social Work as a Human Rights Profession (MA-SWHR).
Visa candidates should note for their time of application that processing a required student visa application at the German authorities and embassies usually takes three months or longer.
The application for the Master's program consists of two steps:
Please fill out the online application form below.
Please submit the requested documents as one single pdf-file and in the requested order via e-mail to swhr@ ash-berlin.eu. Please check 'Before Your Studies' for further details on which documents to hand in.
Applicants with the following nationalities do not need a visa to enter Germany and/or, if necessary, can process the student visa permit upon arrival:
EU: Austria, Belgium, Bulgary, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Luxemburg Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Republic, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, UK (inform yourself about the current Brexit situation)
Non-EU: Andorra, Australia, Brazil, Canada, El Salvador, Honduras, Israel, Japan, South Korea, San Marino, Switzerland, USA, New Zealand.
Citizens of Andorra, Brazil, El Salvador, Honduras, Monaco and San Marino do not need an entry visa, if they do not intend to take up gainful employment prior to and after studying. However you should check if you need a blocked account!
Please check the website of the German Embassy in your country for current visa information.
Your data will be used for all further communications and cannot be changed afterwards. Please double-check all your data before sending your application form.
If you are experiencing technical difficulties, please see our FAQ section on how to proceed.