Information about the Admission Procedures
for the Master's Programme Psychology for The Academic Year 2022/2023


Written admission test on 24th August 2022

The admission procedure for the Master's Programme Psychology expired on 15th July 2022. No more late registrations for the academic year 2022/2023, are possible, without any exceptions.
199 applicants have registered.

The number of applicants registered by 15th July 2022 exceeds the number of study places determined in the University of Innsbruck bulletin. Therefore, it is necessary to carry out a written admission test.

The written test will take place on 24th August 2022. Further information on the procedure, safety and hygiene measures, location, time, etc. will be sent to all duly registered applicants via E-mail to their LFU:online accounts by 12th August 2022 at the latest.

For organisational reasons, we kindly ask you to inform us in writing if you will not take part in the admission test for the Master's Programme Psychology at the University of Innsbruck.

All applicants with a valid registration were informed on 18th July 2022 by message via the LFU:online account ("My forms"   "Inbox"). If you have not received a message despide successful registration, please contact

  Workflow for the Admission Procedure


If you are interested in the Master's Programme Psychology it is important to be aware of the following conditions: Each academic year, the University of Innsbruck makes the following number of study places available: 40. In order to obtain one of these places of study, you need to complete the following steps:

Admission Procedure - Workflow

Online-Registration and Payment of the Handling Fee 1st March till 15th July 2022; you will find further information about the payment of the handling fee in the amount of € 50.-- in the University of Innsbruck announcement resp. the available payment terms within the online registration.

  1. Registration for the Admission Procedure.
  2. Enter your data into the system, pay the handling fee and register for the Master's Programme Psychology. 
  3. After you have completed the registration you can print your confirmation of registration. 

 Admission test

If there are more applicants than places, an admission test will take place on 24th August 2022. You will receive timely information about the venue and time of the test after the registration deadline.

The admission test is a written test and includes subject-related questions and basic methodological skills equal to Bachelor's level. The duration of the test is about 90 minutes (1,5 hours) maximum.These fields refer to the following literature (German only): 
Literature for the admission test (German only - can change until 24th April 2022).

The results of the admission test will be arranged in descending order, i.e. the best applicants can be admitted for this study programme at the University of Innsbruck  if the general requirements are met according to §§ 63 and following of the Universities Act 2002. Admission to the University of Innsbruck is only possible for the winter semester 2022/2023 or the summer semester 2023. For a later admission you have to pass the admission procedure again.

Please note that you have to be awarded  one of the study places, available for the academic year 2022/2023 and submit an application to the Admission Department to prove that you have competed a relevant bachelor’s degree programme. Please refer to the information on admission policies.

Information on the Curriculum can be found here.
The regulation of the admission procedure can be found here.
For questions please contact: or +43/512 507 96001

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