Sustainability Scienceinternational course, full time

  • Master of Science


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Lüneburg


  • June 2024 (Germans and inhabitants)

    June 2024 (EU), May 2024 (Non-EU)
    Please enquire

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
  • Nature Conservation Planning
  • Environmental Science
  • Sustainability Sciences (Ecological)

Sustainable Development, Sustainability Informatics/Environmental Informatics, Sustainability Communication/Environmental Communication, Sustainability Management, Environmental Education/Education for Sustainable Development, Environmental Chemistry, Environmental Planning, Environmental Policy/Sustainability Policy, Environmental Law, Environmental Science

Target group

Graduates of a Bachelor’s degree and who have acquired the basic principles in at least one of the subjects in sustainability sciences or related to sustainability science: sustainable or environmental management, environmental economics, environmental education, environmental communications, environmental informatics, participation, environmental planning, environmental law, environmental policy, environmental chemistry, ecology.


The course can also be studied entirely in English.

Admission modus

selection by the HEI

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Proof of 60 CP in relevant modules from the subjects / disciplines listed, of which at least 30 CP are sustainability-related: - Business Administration - Biochemistry - Biology - Chemistry - Educational Science/Pedagogy - Geography - Geology - Geoecology - Computer Science - Engineering Sciences - Communication Science - Cultural Studies - Media Science - Sustainability Science - Ecology - philosophy - Physics - Planning Science - Political Science - Psychology - Law - Sociology - Environmental Science - Economics

Lecture period
  • 03.04.2023 - 07.07.2023
  • 16.10.2023 - 02.02.2024

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2023/2024)
  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union


    Bachelor programmes: Master's programmes & Master's programmes Teaching Qualification: Career-integrated studies:

  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union


    Bachelor programmes: Master's programmes, Master's programmes Teaching Qualification: Career-integrated studies:

  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants


    End of April (exact date to follow) until 1 June

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    Bachelor programmes: 15.07. Master's programmes: 01.06 Master’s programmes teaching qualification: 15.08. Higher semester in the Bachelor: 15 July and 15 January Higher semester in the Master's programme: June 1 and 15 January Higher semester in the Master's teaching qualification: 15 August and 15 January part-time study programmes: individual deadlines and dates (winter semester & summer semester)

Tuition fee

At the Leuphana Universität Lüneburg tuition fees are only charged for the career-integrated degree courses. All other degree courses are only subject to semester contributions.

Languages of instruction

Main language


Further languages


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service