International Programmes 2018/2019

Water Technology (MEng) Water Technology (MEng)

SRH University Heidelberg • Heidelberg

Degree
Master of Engineering
Teaching language
  • English
Languages

All courses are held in English.

Programme duration
3 semesters
Beginning
Winter and summer semester
More information on beginning of studies
1 April
1 October
Application deadline

15 July for the following winter semester (starting 1 October)
31 January for the following summer semester (starting 1 April)

Tuition fees per semester in EUR
4,620
Additional information on tuition fees

770 EUR per month + one-time registration fee of 750 EUR
Applicants from countries with a visa obligation need to pay a one-time registration fee of 1,000 EUR and must pay the first year’s tuition fee in advance.

Combined Master's degree / PhD programme
No
Joint degree / double degree programme
No
Description/content

Our Master’s programme in Water Technology will enable you to understand the global field of water technology and to develop solution approaches to different environmental issues. One focus will also be the management and simulation of water-related topics. You will also get an understanding of relevant laws and further develop your intercultural skills.

Course organisation

Graduates of non-engineering sciences have to start with a technical preliminary course. They have to pass the preliminary courses to enter the regular Master's programme. The duration of the preliminary course is one semester.  

Preliminary course technical sciences:

  • Module 1+2: Technical Essentials I:
    • Mathematics for Engineers I+II, Material Sciences I, Mechanics
  • Module 3+4: Technical Essentials II:
    • Constructive Design, Electrical Engineering, Production Engineering, Material Sciences II, Language

Further information on the course organisation is available here.

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Types of assessment

Ongoing performance evaluation at the end of each five-week block ensures continuous feedback and relieves end-of-semester exam stress. Our instructors can choose between 30 different examination methods to test different skills and competences, ranging from written exams and project work to role-plays, case studies, and oral presentations.

A Diploma supplement will be issued
Yes
International elements
  • International guest lecturers
  • Training in intercultural skills
Integrated internships

It is possible to do an internship after one year of studies.

Course-specific, integrated German language courses
Yes
Course-specific, integrated English language courses
No
Tuition fees per semester in EUR
4,620
Additional information on tuition fees

770 EUR per month + one-time registration fee of 750 EUR
Applicants from countries with a visa obligation need to pay a one-time registration fee of 1,000 EUR and must pay the first year’s tuition fee in advance.

Semester contribution
None
Costs of living
Approx. 740 EUR per month for personal expenses
Funding opportunities within the university
No
Academic Admission Requirements

To be considered for the Water Technology Master's programme, you must have a formal university degree (Bachelor's degree, "Diplom" or Master's degree in the field of engineering with a final grade of at least 2.5.

A degree from the Department of Engineering gives you direct entry into the Master's programme.

A technical preliminary course enables non-engineering graduates to enter the Master's programme Water Technology.

Language requirements

English: IELTS 6.5/TOEFL 80 or other proof of English proficiency

We may also personally interview applicants in order to test their English skills.
If applicants have already lived, studied, and/or worked in an English-speaking country for at least six months, we may wave the required test.

Application deadline

15 July for the following winter semester (starting 1 October)
31 January for the following summer semester (starting 1 April)

Submit application to

Online application only

Possibility of finding part-time employment

Students may work as student tutors or student assistants.

Accommodation

On-campus housing is available. Please contact the International Office for information.

Career advisory service

We offer individual career counselling services in our Career Development Centre. Here you will find courses on how to prepare for job applications and interviews, covering techniques such as body language and voice training, as well as continued education offerings such as our business skills certificate. In addition, you can access job listings on the university website.

Supervisor-student ratio
No

SRH University Heidelberg

The SRH University Heidelberg is one of the oldest and largest private universities in Germany. Its modern campus is found in one of Germany's prettiest cities. The university offers more than 40 modern, applied courses of high academic quality, leading to internationally recognised academic qualifications, such as Bachelor's and Master's degrees. Around 3,100 students are currently enrolled across six faculties, which include the School of Applied Psychology; the School of Information, Media, and Design; the School of Therapeutic Sciences; the School of Social and Legal Sciences; the School of Business; and the School of Engineering and Architecture. The university's core competencies are excellent instruction, applied research, and continual scientific training. Cooperation with international universities benefits both students and staff alike.

University Location

SRH Hochschule Heidelberg
Ludwig-Guttmann-Straße 6
69123 Heidelberg
Germany