Technische Hochschule Lübeck

Water Engineering

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Civil Engineering, Hydrology, Water Management, Water Engineering
English only
Winter semester: 15 Jun
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree in civil engineering, environmental engineering, or renewable energies.

Required ECTS credits: 180.

Proof of water-related modules with superior grading within the bachelor study program (e.g. specialization in water engineering, bachelor thesis with a topic on water engineering).

GPA Rate 2.70
GPA Comment

Grade of 2.7 or better (German rating system from 1 to 5, where 1 is the best).

Language Requirements

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

CEFR English
min B2
min 80
min 550
min 6
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
English language skills can also be proven if English was the official language of school education, or Engish was the official language of the bachelor study program, or English is the native language, or at least 5 years of foreign language teaching English in school education, or at least six months of study or work in an English-speaking country.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

In 28 hours free webinar
How to apply via uni-assist

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
without admission restriction
Admission Test/Interview:
Application Fee:
€ 75 for the first application, € 30 for each additional

Application Documents

Application procedure:

Step 1:
Download the Pre-Application form and fill in completely. Send the Pre-Application form via E-Mail to wem(at) for a first check before you begin the official application. Please do not send any scanned copies along with this pre-application.

Step 2:
In reply, you will receive an E-Mail stating whether or not you fulfill the general requirements. This E-Mail does not state anything about admission.

Step 3:
If you receive a positive E-Mail stating fulfillment of general requirements, you may send all paperwork to uni-assist and select the study program. You have to upload all the necessary personal information, certificates, and paperwork. Please make sure to strictly follow the uni-assist guidelines. Please verify that you have signed the forms and paid the fees.

Important: Applicants from China and Vietnam must apply to Akademische Prüfstelle - APS before or while sending their documents to uni-assist.

Documents must reach the uni-assist organization no later than June 15th. Please take the postal delivery time into consideration. If necessary, use an expedited postal service. Notification of receipt of documents will be sent by E-Mail.

Step 4:
After receiving your application the organization uni-assist will send you, by conventional post or by E-Mail, the acknowledgment of receipt (the university is not responsible for postal delivery delays). They will inform you if something is missing and you still have time to submit it later. Only after this step is completed, your application will be considered in the official selection procedure.

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website