International Master of Science


PHYSICS is a highly competitive two-year international M.Sc. program with a strong focus on research. The collaboration of the University of Stuttgart’s Department of Physics and the Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research ensures an excellent education. We offer a vibrant learning environment for young physicists from all over the world who strive to become well-equipped for a career in science.

PHYSICS students come to Stuttgart from all over the world!
Celebrating our 20 year anniversary with our Graduates Diego and Hatam. Congratulations!
Graduation 2020
Celebrating our 20 year anniversary with our Graduates Diego and Hatam. Congratulations!
PHYSICS Generation 2019 Welcome Evening
Welcome Generation of 2019!
PHYSICS Generation 2019 Welcome Evening

PHYSICS Online Office hours

e-mail your course director and schedule a meeting via skype or webex!

Current Information by the International Office

Online consultations at the International Office!

Mondays and Wednesdays from 1.30 pm to 4 pm
and Thursdays from 10 am to 12 pm
International students with general questions concerning life and studies in Stuttgart:


International Master Of Science

PHYSICS is a two-year research oriented Master of Science program, divided into four semesters. Students attend lectures, seminars and a laboratory course during the first two semesters and concentrate on their thesis research during the 3rd and 4th semester. The elective module offers the chance to focus on either experimental or theoretical physics and the thesis research is conducted within the institutes of the Physics Department of the University of Stuttgart or with a research group at the Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research.

It is appropriate for all holders of a qualified B.Sc. degree in physics, international as well as German students who would like to study in an international environment.

You can find all relevant information concerning application and admission here:

PHYSICS Admissions


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Applications for the Winter Semester 2021 start November 15th 2020!

Campus Platform Registration

The buddies by the International Center will assist you with your arrival and first steps in Stuttgart.

Register here!

A six-week Intensive German Course offered by the International Center provides you with the basic German skills to navigate your everyday life as well as intercultural training to ensure successful adjustment to your new surroundings.

Studies, Cross Cultural Mentoring, Research and so much more to be discovered!


Meet the PHYSICS students

Graduation 2020 - 20 Years of PHYSICS


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Mia Kumrić

Course Director PHYSICS

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