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Geosciences

full time

  • Master of Science

    Master
    Degree

  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Köln

    Location

  • July 2023 (Germans and inhabitants)

    July 2023 (EU), July 2023 (Non-EU)

Overview and admission

Study Type

graduate

Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
  • Geosciences
  • Palaeontology
Focus

Natural and Synthetic Materials, Geochemistry, Quaternary Geology and Earth Surface Processes, Geology and Palaeontology

Target group

Graduates of a Bachelor's degree course in Geosciences, Geology-Paleontology, Geophysics-Meteorology, Crystallography or Mineralogy

Annotation

Application deadline: 15.07.

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

Completed relevant Bachelor's degree in the Geosciences or in another natural science subject with at least 12 credit points in the Geosciences (Geology/Paleontology, Mineralogy, Crystallography), as well as min. 12 credit points in Chemistry and 8 credit points each in Mathematics and Physics. The Admissions Committee decides on matters of recognition.

Lecture period
  • 10.10.2022 - 03.02.2023
  • 03.04.2023 - 14.07.2023

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2022/2023)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    15.07.2023

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    15.07.2023

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

    15.07.2023

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    15.09.2023

    Information:

Tuition fee

There is a semester fee that includes a NRW-wide public transport ticket (no tuition fee).

Languages of instruction

Main language

German

International office

International Office
Address
Universitätsstr. 22a
50937
Köln
Email:
C.Biehl@verw.uni-koeln.de
Web:
http://international.uni-koeln.de/

Student advisory service

Zentrale Studienberatung
Address
Universitätsstr. 22a
50937
Köln
Tel:
0221 / 470-1021
Email:
zsb-info@verw.uni-koeln.de
Web:
https://www.zsb.uni-koeln.de/email

Graduate contact

Universität zu Köln Zentrale Studienberatung
Address
Universitätsstraße 22a
50937
Köln
Tel:
+49 (0)221 / 470 1021