Geosciencesfull time

  • Master of Science


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Köln


  • July 2024 (Germans and inhabitants)

    July 2024 (EU), July 2024 (Non-EU)
    Please enquire

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
  • Geosciences
  • Palaeontology

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


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
  • 08.04.2024 - 19.07.2024
  • 07.10.2024 - 31.01.2025

Application deadlines

Winter semester (2024/2025)

Tuition fee

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

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service