Economic geography, Mobility and Spatial Development Policyfull time

  • Master of Science


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Gießen


  • September 2024 (Germans and inhabitants)

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

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Summer and Winter Semester

Area of study
  • Anthropogeography
  • Geography
Target group

Those interested with a relevant Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in the subject area of geosciences.


The Master’s programme is internationally oriented and qualifies for geographical as well as neighbouring labour markets (private sector, administration, research).

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

The following Bachelor's degree is recognised for admission to the Master's program: Bachelor's degree in Geography from a German university. After examining individual cases, the examination board may recognise other (also foreign) study programmes (e.g. with a focus on geology, geoecology, climatology, sociology, political science or environmental management) as equivalent and, if necessary, make admission to the Master's programme subject to conditions.

Lecture period
  • 15.04.2024 - 19.07.2024
  • 14.10.2024 - 14.02.2025

Application deadlines

Summer semester (2024)
Winter semester (2024/2025)

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service