Admissions Procedure of the Master’s programme in Applied Statistics

Current information due to the Corona pandemic:

Due to outstanding university decisions, the application deadline for the Master's programmes of the Faculty of Business and Economics for the winter semester 2020/2021 will probably be postponed to 1 May 2020. The end of the application period is set at 15 June 2020. Further information will be published on this website as soon as possible. Thank you for your understanding!


This website contains key information on the application and admissions process of the master's degree in applied statistics. Here, we will take you step-by-step through the application process. Please read the following information carefully. Please also understand that we cannot accept incomplete applications, or applications that are not submitted by the deadline.

  • Under the admissions requirements and selection process link, you will find detailed information on the requirements for admission to the master's programme in applied statistics.

  • For the master's degree programme in applied statistics, the application deadline (1 April to 15 May) is for beginning your studies in the winter semester.

  • The application for the master's degree in applied statistics can be completed online (see right-hand column) during the application period. Please fill out the form completely and submit via the 'send' button at the end of the form. Additionally, print the form, sign the hard copy, and mail it along with the supplemental application documents to the Service Centre for Students - Economic Sciences Student Advising Offices (see below, under 'mailing your application'). This procedure also applies to applicants from abroad.

  • A complete application requires several further written documents. Please check your application materials for completeness before submitting them (see 'required documents'). Incomplete applications or those not submitted by the stipulated deadline cannot be considered. We will gladly confirm the receipt of your application. To receive the confirmation, please include a self-addressed and stamped postcard.

    Please submit your application materials to:
    Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
    Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Fakultät
    Service-Center für Studierende
    Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Studienberatung
    Platz der Göttinger Sieben 3
    37073 Göttingen

Please understand that admissions decisions may take up to six weeks after the application deadline.

For any further questions, please feel free to contact the Service Centre for Students - they are looking forward to assisting you.

We wish you much success in your application for the master's programme in applied statistics. We look forward to meeting you!