Heidelberg University

Governance of Risk and Resources

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Geosciences, Political Sciences
M.Sc.
Degree
English
English & other language
Language
Not specified
Application Deadlines
1.5 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Duration
€2000
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Application:
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in geography, economics, agronomy or degree programs related to the master's program in Governance of Risk and Resources.

Minimum standard period of study: 3 years.
Required ECTS credits: 210. A maximum of 30 ECTS points can be credited from work experience.

If the applicant has not yet received the university certificate at the time of application, a preliminary certificate must be enclosed, showing the achievements achieved up to that point. These applicants take part in the selection process with an average grade, which is determined on the basis of the academic achievements to date.

Work Experience

At least one year of relevant professional experience provided that a successfully completed degree with content related to the master's program in Governance of Risk and Resources was more than three years ago at the time of application.

GPA Rate 2.50
GPA Comment

University graduation grades of at least 2.5 or ECTS Grade B "good".

Language Requirements


Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
The languages of instruction are Spanish and English. No more information provided.

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines



Special Deadline Case:
Winter semester: The application for admission must be received by the Heidelberg Center for Latin America two months before the start of the courses (cut-off period).
Summer semester: The application for admission must be received by the Heidelberg Center for Latin America two months before the start of the courses (cut-off period).

Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
interview
Application:
directly at University
Application Fee:
none

Application Documents


The application must be accompanied by the following documents:

  1. Evidence of the fulfillment of the prerequisites mentioned in the previous degree field.
  2. A statement as to whether the applicant at a domestic or foreign university is taking part in the Governance of Risk and Resources master’s program or in a degree program has essentially lost the right to take examinations.

Postal address for applications:

Dr. Johanna Höhl
j.hoehl@heidelbergcenter.cl
Heidelberg Center Latin America
Las Hortensias 2340
Providencia, Santiago de Chile
Chile

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website