- Both semesters
- Study mode:
- On campus
5 reasons why to choose this Study Program
The M.Sc. in Process Engineering is intended for holders of a first bachelor’s degree in:
- Process engineering or
- A field of engineering related to the course
For those interested in advancing their qualifications and their career opportunities in the field of process engineering.
Special Program Features
Master thesis in industry or research
To add to the practical experience during your Master's studies, you can spend your final semester completing your master's thesis with a company. A great way to make contacts for your future career.
Theory and praxis with state-of-the-art equipment
The program teaches theoretical and practical knowledge of process engineering using different types of teaching methods such as lectures, seminars, laboratory practice, and projects, where state-of-the-art equipment is used.
Relax and Recharge at the University Campus
Campus Bergedorf is HAW Hamburg's second-largest campus and is situated 20 minutes south of the city center. It has great places outside to relax between lectures and catch up with friends.
The Accreditation Agency for Study Programs in Engineering Sciences, Computer Sciences, Natural Sciences and Mathematics is a non-profit association located in Düsseldorf that works nationally and internationally for recognition, comparability and quality control (accreditation) of Bachelor's and Master's programs.
The application requirements for the Study program in “Process Engineering” are:
Previous bachelor’s degree in:
- Process engineering
- A field of engineering related to the course.
Min ECTS required:
- 210 ECTS*.
*Applicants whose Bachelor's degree consists of 180 credit points (ECTS) must acquire another 30 credit points during the first semester of their studies. The individual department decides which courses and examinations must be completed. Applicants will then be temporarily admitted and enrolled for one term in order to complete the missing 30 credit points. After the end of the first semester, the department will inform the Student Admissions and Registration Office and the Faculty Service Office (Fakultätsservicebüro) whether the missing credit points have been acquired and the student may continue with his or her studies.
The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.
Application & Admission
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Application Procedure & Selection
To apply for the M.Sc in Process Engineering, please follow the online application process.
If you completed your school education outside of Germany, you must send officially certified copies of your certificates to be reviewed by uni-assist BEFORE you can apply online to the HAW Hamburg. You will get a certificate - Vorprüfungsdokumentation (VPD) - from uni-assist that you must include with your application to the HAW Hamburg. Please apply early, as the VPD process can take 4-6 weeks. Check the process here:
A Bachelor's (or equivalent) degree in process engineering or in a field of engineering related to the course.
Curriculum vitae in tabular form
Proof of relevant professional work experience or scientific achievements (papers, awards, etc.)
International applicants with less than 210 ECTS must provide a German language certificate of at least B2 level from a recognized institution accredited by the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).
Applicants who do not have a Bachelor's degree qualification from an EU country will need to take the Graduate Record Examination (GRE).
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