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Study Human Geography in Germany: 2 Universities with 2 English Degree Programs

All important info for international students in Germany (2024/2025)

Updated: 02-28-2024 | Reading Time: 4 minutes

Human Geography is the study of human societies and their relationship with the environment. This field explores how culture, economy, and politics shape landscapes and influence spatial distribution. Students delve into urban planning, cultural diversity, economic patterns, and geopolitical issues, learning to analyze demographic data and spatial relationships. The curriculum covers a wide range of topics, including migration, globalization, and sustainability. Through coursework and fieldwork, students develop a deep understanding of how human activities impact the world. Graduates often pursue careers in urban planning, policy analysis, environmental management, or education, contributing to more sustainable and equitable development strategies.

Overview

masters
2

Study Programs in English

universities
2

Universities

ranking
1

Universities in International Rankings

Tuition Fees

Minimum:

€ 0 (1 program for EU citizens/Non-EU)

Maximum:

€ 2,640 per semester (1 program for EU citizens/Non-EU)

Application Deadlines

Winter Semester

between March 01 and September 01

Summer Semester

between and

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Top-ranked German Universities in Human Geography

#201-300Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU)
Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

public University

No. of Students: approx. 30,000 students

Program Fees: € 0 (per semester)

Times Higher Education Ranking #301-350, QS World University Rankings #427

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2 English Degree Programs for Human Geography in Germany

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Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Winter Semester 2024/2025

Summer Semester 2024

Winter Semester 2025/2026

Open Programs

Application Modes

Application Modes

0% national admission restriction (national NC)
50% local admission restriction (local NC)
50% no admission restriction
0% no information provided

Application Process

Application Process

100% directly at University
0% directly at University (incl. VPD from uni-assist)
0% via uni-assist

Language Requirements

IELTS Band

TOEFL Scores

Cambridge Levels

Minimum:

5.5 (1 program )

Minimum:

79 (1 program )

Minimum:

B2 First (FCE) (1 program )

Maximum:

6.5 (1 program )

Maximum:

90 (1 program )

Maximum:

C2 Proficiency (CPE) (1 program )

IELTS Band

Minimum:

5.5 (1 program )

Maximum:

6.5 (1 program )

TOEFL Scores

Minimum:

79 (1 program )

Maximum:

90 (1 program )

Cambridge Levels

Minimum:

B2 First (FCE) (1 program )

Maximum:

C2 Proficiency (CPE) (1 program )

Program Features

4-4 semesters

Duration
Online Courses
degree typesDegree Types

Master of Arts

Beginning

Winter intake

100%

Summer intake

0%

Winter & Summer intake

0%

List of all German Universities offering English-taught Study Programs in Human Geography

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Alice Salomon University of Applied Sciences Berlin

public University of Applied Sciences · No. of Students: 4,200

Program Fees: € 1,250 - € 2,640

M.A. (Master of Arts)

Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

public University · No. of Students: 30,000

Program Fees: € 0

M.A. (Master of Arts)