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FH Aachen University of Applied Sciences

Nuclear Applications

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Technical Health Systems, Electrical Engineering
English only
Winter semester: 15 Jun/31 Jul
Summer semester: 30 Nov/15 Jan
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Process Technology, Physics, Applied Physics, Physical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, or equivalent.

Minimum standard period of study: 6 semesters.
Required ECTS credits: 180.

Applicants applying for admission to a summer semester must provide proof of knowledge to the extent of at least 5 credit points in at least one of the following, or equivalent, subjects:

  • Nuclear Chemistry or Radiochemistry,
  • Radioanalytics,
  • Nuclear and Radiation Physics,
  • Reactor Physics or Reactor Technology,
  • Radiation Protection,
  • Medical Physics,
  • Imaging Methods.

The admissions committee decides on equivalence.

GPA (German System) 4.00
GPA Comment

It's not mandatory, but you won't get any score points during the admission process if you get a lesser GPA than 4.0 in your first professional degree.

Language Requirements

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

min 5.5
min 68
CEFR German
min B1
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
Applicants whose native language is not German or who have not acquired their study qualification in a predominantly German-language degree program must prove German language skills. For applicants who have acquired their university entrance qualification at a German-speaking school, a school grade in English of at least "satisfactory" (befriedigend) in the university entrance qualification certificate will be recognized instead of the above-mentioned proof.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Special Deadline Case:
Summer semester: Due to the structure of this program, starting in March is only open to applicants with previous knowledge in the nuclear field.

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
without admission restriction
Admission Test/Interview:
directly at the University
Application Fee:


Application Documents

  1. Bachelor's degree and all academic transcripts showing grades for all years of university.
  2. English and German language certificates (see language requirements).
  3. Letter of motivation: Applicants must submit written remarks stating the intended field of study and the career objective or academic interest pursued. These remarks must include a statement of reasons.
  4. Tabular Curriculum Vitae.


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Further Information

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