University of Freiburg

Renewable Energy Engineering and Management

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Business Administration, Electrical Engineering, Renewable Energy, Industrial Engineering, Energy Engineering, Processes and Technology
Sustainability Green Tech
No. of places
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

Course Description

Wind power, photovoltaics, bioenergy, and hydropower are just some of the terms that are going to lead the development of our planet in the coming decades. Being able to understand and develop the technologies behind them is highly important, but every day it becomes more crucial to also have the skills to successfully manage the economic, political, and societal issues around them. This is the main goal of the M.Sc. in Renewable Energy Engineering and Management. During this master’s program, you’ll practice how to develop and implement sustainable projects in the field of renewable energies.


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor/Bakkalaureus (and other qualifications, provided that they are recognised as being equivalent) Above-average qualification (BSc or German 'Diplom') in engineering, natural sciences, or applied life sciences The admission commission will decide on the equivalence of other degrees in individual cases. Application documents: signed print out of the online registration form curriculum vitae in English signed motivation letter in English following our guideline two recommendation letters from university professor(s) or employer(s); each recommendation consists of: the REM referee questionnaire and a reference letter written by the referee. previous university education certificates* and transcripts (officially authenticated copies) previous high school education certificates* (officially authenticated copies) English language certification (officially authenticated copy) APS certificates (only necessary for applicants from China, Vietnam and Mongolia) *Certificates and academic transcripts in languages other than English or German must be officially translated into English or German.

Language Requirements

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

min B2 First (FCE)
min 6
min 90
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
local admission restriction
Admission Test/Interview:
No. of places available:
directly at the University
Application Fee:

Further Information

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