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University of Hohenheim

Earth and Climate System Science

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Agriculture, Environmental and Nutritional Sciences, Earth Science
English only
Winter semester: 15 May
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Free / 1500€
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) with a profile in the natural or agricultural sciences or geoscience.

Minimum standard period of study: 3 years.
Required ECTS credits: 180.

If the certificate for the undergraduate degree (bachelor's degree) has not been awarded to you at the time of application, a transcript of records detailing your course of studies has to be attached to the application. The complete certificate can be submitted then by December 31 the latest.

Language Requirements

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

CEFR English
min B2
min 6.5
min 90
min II
Specification: At least "good".
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
Proof of basic German language skills (for international students) is no longer required. Applicants can be exempted from producing proof of language proficiency, if they declare English to be their native language and are citizens of one of the following countries: United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, United States of America, Antigua and Barbuda, the Bahamas, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, Jamaica, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago, Belize, Guyana; or have completed their Bachelor’s studies with English as the language of instruction; or have visited a bilingual school if one language of instruction was English; or have taken English as a school subject during the Oberstufe (final years) at a German Gymnasium (secondary school) with minimum grade point average at the end of the Oberstufe “befriedigend” (“satisfactory”, 8 grade points). If the required minimum grade point average of “befriedigend” (“satisfactory”) has not been obtained, the applicant may compensate for this if a minimum of 1 semester of the bachelor’s studies has been completed with English as the language of instruction; or a full-time internship lasting a minimum of 3 month has been completed in an English-speaking company.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Applications are open from:
Winter semester:April 15 (German)April 15 (EU)April 15 (Non EU)
Summer semester:
Spring semester:

Application Procedure & Selection

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

Application Documents

The uploaded documents are considered for the application process. You don't have to send any documents by post.

Notice: You have to show the certificates as well as the other uploaded documents as an original during the enrollment process.

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website