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University of Cologne

Environmental Sciences

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Environmental Studies
M.Sc.
Degree
English
English only
Language
Winter semester: 15 Jul
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Duration
Free
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Starting
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Application:
uni-assist
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in a suitable subject related to environmental issues.

An application with an incomplete bachelor's degree is possible if the applicant can prove that he/she has already completed 150 ECTS. Therefore he/she will have to submit a preliminary transcript including a preliminary total grade average. The grade average must include all work to date. Conditional admission may then be granted as qualified acceptance.  The admission to the master course expires if proof of the bachelor's degree is not given by September 30th.

The prospective student can prove that he/she has completed 180 ECTS but is missing the final certificate of the bachelor's degree. Therefore he/she will have to submit his/her preliminary transcripts. Conditional admission may then be granted as qualified acceptance. The admission to the master course expires if proof of the bachelor's degree is not given by September 30th.

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
IELTS
min 7
TOEFL iBT
min 95
PTE Academic
min 76
CEFR English
min C1
UNIcert
min III
TOEIC
min Minimum scores of 490 (listening), 455 (reading) / 200 (writing), 200 (speaking)
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
Applicants who have neither acquired their university entrance qualification nor their first professional qualification exclusively in the English language must provide proof of knowledge of the English language.

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines



Applications are open from:
Winter semester:May 01 (EU)May 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester:
Spring semester:
In 10 days free webinar
How to apply via uni-assist

Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of Admission:
local admission restriction
Admission Test/Interview:
None
Application:
uni-assist
Application Fee:
€ 75 for the first application, € 30 for each additional

Application Documents


The admission committee requires the certified copies of the following documents in order to be able to verify your application:

  1. Letter of motivation: the letter should not be longer than one A4-page and has to be written in English. Other formal requirements do not apply.
  2. School leaving certificate (or an equivalent degree of qualification for access to German universities.
  3. Bachelor's degree (or an equivalent degree obtained at a university or technical university) in a suitable subject related to environmental issues.
  4. Transcript of records.
  5. Two letters of academic recommendation: the letter should provide contact information of the author and can be sent directly to uni-assist. IMES is not having other formal requirements.
  6. Proof of English language skills (see language requirements).
  7. Applicants with a foreign school and university degree need to send also certified translation of degrees unless they exist in German or English.

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website