Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg

Applied Earth Observation and Geoanalysis (EAGLE)

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Geosciences, Geography, Earth Science, Remote Sensing
English only & German language course
Winter semester: 15 May
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
€ 100
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent).

If you are still working on your B.Sc. or a higher degree but still want to apply to the EAGLE M.Sc. program please do so and indicate when you will submit your B.Sc. thesis. Having no B.Sc. certificate yet is not a problem and is assumed by the EAGLE program due to the earlier application deadline. Therefore, please submit your transcript of records and your thesis title and expected submission date together with the other required documents. This will be sufficient for the application.

Language Requirements

The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

CEFR English
min B2
min 6
min 72
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
English language proficiency can also be proven by a previous degree (bachelor or master) with English as the main language of instruction. The German language is not required because all courses are taught in English. Moreover, you need to prove basic German language skills after 1 year.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
local admission restriction
Admission Test/Interview:
directly at the University
Application Fee:

Application Documents

The following documents need to be handed in (in English):

  1. cover letter stating your interest and motivation (approx. one page).
  2. A CV including two references (no letter of recommendation is needed).
  3. Your B.Sc. or higher degree certificate incl. a list of all courses and grades (transcripts of records, if available final copy otherwise preliminary one.
  4. At least 10 ECTS in remote sensing or spatial data analysis (please list them in your CV).
  5. At least 5 ECTS in statistics, modeling, programming, or remote sensing/GIS (please list them in your CV).
  6. A certificate of English language proficiency (see language requirements)
  7. Certificate of basic German language skills (A2, can be handed in one year after acceptance to the study program; the corresponding language course is offered by the university and is recommended anyways to gain a basic knowledge of German within the first year of EAGLE).

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website