Study Conservation Management in Germany: 5 Universities with 7 English Degree Programs

All important info for international students in Germany (2022/2023)

Updated: 07-01-2022 | Reading Time: 3 minutes

Conservation Management is the field focused on protecting species of fauna and flora, maintaining and restoring habitats, enhancing ecosystem services, and generally protecting biological diversity. It expands to other similar fields such as “Nature Conservation” and “Conservation Biology”, holding as a core tenet the mission to address issues pertaining to global biodiversity decline. Students will develop knowledge-based frameworks designed to engage policy and formulate solutions to concerns affecting communities, ecosystems, and cultures on multiple levels of complexity.

Overview

masters
7

Study Programs in English

universities
5

Universities

ranking
3

Universities in International Rankings

Tuition Fees

Minimum:

€ 0 (7 programs for EU citizens/Non-EU)

Maximum:

€ 0 per semester (7 programs for EU citizens/Non-EU)

Application Deadlines

Winter Semester

between July 15 and June 15

Summer Semester

between July 15 and March 01

View all 7 courses still open for next intake

Top-ranked German Universities in Conservation Management

#101-150Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU)
University of Göttingen

public University

No. of Students: approx. 28,000 students

Program Fees: € 0 (per semester)

Times Higher Education Ranking #119, QS World University Rankings #204

Tuition Fees

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3 English Degree Programs for Conservation Management in Germany

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Choose one interesting major field of specializationBe part of a top-ranked universityOpportunity to access the EPOS scholarship from the DAAD
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Master the understanding of biological resourcesOption to complete a Double Degree ProgramParticipate in applied research projects
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A unique program combining economics and political science with sustainable developmentGreat career chances in international organizationsOption to access the DAAD's EPOS Scholarship

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Winter Semester 2022/2023

Summer Semester 2023

Winter Semester 2023/2024

Open Programs

Application Modes

Application Modes

0% national admission restriction (national NC)
57.1% local admission restriction (local NC)
42.9% no admission restriction
0% no information provided

Application Process

Application Process

28.6% directly at University
71.4% via uni-assist

Language Requirements

IELTS Band

TOEFL Scores

Cambridge Levels

Minimum:

6 (3 programs )

Minimum:

75 (1 program )

Minimum:

B2 First (FCE) (2 programs )

Maximum:

6.5 (2 programs )

Maximum:

85 (1 program )

Maximum:

C2 Proficiency (CPE) (2 programs )

IELTS Band

Minimum:

6 (3 programs )

Maximum:

6.5 (2 programs )

TOEFL Scores

Minimum:

75 (1 program )

Maximum:

85 (1 program )

Cambridge Levels

Minimum:

B2 First (FCE) (2 programs )

Maximum:

C2 Proficiency (CPE) (2 programs )

Program Features

3-4 semesters

Duration
Online Courses
degree typesDegree Types

Master of Arts

Master of Science

Beginning

Winter intake

42.9%

Summer intake

0%

Winter & Summer intake

57.1%

List of all German Universities offering English-taught Study Programs in Conservation Management

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Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg

public Technical University · No. of Students: 6,200

Program Fees: € 0

M.Sc. (Master of Science)

M.A. (Master of Arts)

B.Sc. (Bachelor of Science)

Rhine-Waal University of Applied Sciences

public University of Applied Sciences · No. of Students: 7,500

Program Fees: € 0

M.Sc. (Master of Science)

B.Sc. (Bachelor of Science)

B.A. (Bachelor of Arts)

M.A. (Master of Arts)

University of Greifswald

public University · No. of Students: 9,700

Program Fees: € 0

M.Sc. (Master of Science)

M.A. (Master of Arts)

University of Göttingen

public University · No. of Students: 28,000

Program Fees: € 0

M.Sc. (Master of Science)

M.A. (Master of Arts)

LL.M. (Master of Laws)

B.Sc. (Bachelor of Science)

B.A. (Bachelor of Arts)

University of Potsdam

public University · No. of Students: 20,000

Program Fees: € 0

M.A. (Master of Arts)

M.Sc. (Master of Science)

MPA (Master of Public Administration)

B.Ed. (Bachelor of Education)

LL.M. (Master of Laws)

MBA (Master of Business Administration)