Interdisciplinary Master's programme in History and Philosophy of Science

Are you interested in studying this programme in English?

  • We do strive to open this degree programme to international/English-speaking students and offer many courses in English
  • However, some of the courses offered by the Master's programme in History and Philosophy of Science are only offered in German
  • Please contact us if you plan to study this programme entirely in English – before requesting admission to this programme – to ensure a successful completion of this programme

This website provides information on the Master's programme in History and Philosophy of Science, abbr. "HPS "(curriculum version 2013).

Here are the programme's key facts:

  • Degree programme code: A 066 944
  • Programme duration: 4 semesters (full-time)
  • ECTS: 120 ECTS
  • Degree: Master of Arts (MA)

  • Also offers courses in English
  • International students welcome
  • German language skills recommended
  • For specifics, see admission

Programme curriculum

Complete Curriculum (in German)

This master's programme is a cooperation between the degree programmes in Philosophy and History, including the following departments:

  • Department of Philosophy
  • Institute Vienna Circle
  • Department of Contemporary History
  • Department of History