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Applied Kinesiology B.A.


Combined Bachelor of Arts

Program structure

Combinatorial degree programs: These programs combine either a bachelor's subject with a second major subject, or a bachelor's subject with two minor subjects.
You can choose (almost) all the subjects offered by the three philosophical faculties. In addition, second majors and minors can be chosen in business administration, economics, business information systems (only as a second major), and it may be possible to apply to take a second major or minor in further subjects.

Subject are put together in the following combinations:

  • either: 1 bachelor's subject (including the thesis) + 1 second major
  •  or: 1 bachelor's subject (including the thesis) + 2 minor subjects

List of subjects involved

Special features

The bachelor's degree includes integrated internships in occupational areas.


This bachelor's degree is dedicated to the importance of motion during the lifespan and the prevention of diseases. Relevant aspects of this degree are sports science, sports medicine, and psychological as well as educational aspects.

Professional prospects / competencies

Possible occupational areas are: social, medical and educational facilities such as information centers, rehabilitation centers etc. Additionally, health insurance funds and medical insurance as well as fitness or health centers can be occupational areas. Possible professions are dependent on the second bachelor courses, as Applied Kinesiology cannot be studied as a single degree.

Internships, lab courses, practical courses

 Subject-related internships can be completed

Disciplines involved

From the faculty of biology and pre-medical medicine: anatomy and physiology
From the faculty of economics: statistics

Program duration / standard period of study

The length of the program depends on the progress of an individual's studies. The standard period of study, the time in which the intended program can be finished ideally is 6 semesters. The actual time taken to complete the program may vary. It is limited by the examination deadlines set out in the examination regulations.

Program scope

180 ECTS credits overall;
comprising 90 ECTS credits in the bachelor's subject, 60 ECTS credits in the second subject and 30 ECTS credits in each minor subject

Language of instruction


Program can be started

Only in the winter term

What qualities do I need to have?

Interest in the specific topics of the degree are desirable

Restricted admittance

No admission restriction based on grades

Legal requirements for admission

A requirement is a general higher education entrance qualification, a subject-related higher education entrance qualification or a vocational qualification.

Application deadline(s)

Information for international applicants.

Registration dates and deadlines

Information on the dates for enrollment can be found on the homepage of the Registrar's Office.

Language skills needed

No language certificates are required.

Information for international applicants.

Documents needed (to apply / register)

Information on the documents required for enrollment can be found on the homepage of the Registrar's Office.

Information on the application documents for international applicants.

Contact within the faculty

Academic Counseling (Fachstudienberatung)
Dr. Jennifer Lehmann
Phone: 0941 943 5527
Email: studienberatung.abw@ur.de
Office hours: by appointment

Degree Program Coordination (Studiengangkoordination)
Dipl.-Päd. Klaus Rögner
Room: PT 4.0.64
Phone: 0941 943-3778
Email: klaus.roegner@ur.de
Office hours: Donnerstag, 10 - 11 Uhr


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