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Office of Student Services Deutz and Leverkusen
Deutz Campus

Betzdorfer Str. 2, 50679 Cologne/Germany
Rooms ZN 2-6/7 and ZN 2-8

  • Phone: +49 221-8275-4840

For international students and applicants

Elin Petersson
International Office

Deutz Campus

Betzdorfer Str.2, 50679 Cologne/Germany
Room ZN 2-4

  • Phone: +49 221-8275-2149

Natural Resources Management and Development (Master's program) - How to Apply

Are you considering applying to the Master's program in Natural Resources Management and Development? This page will provide you with relevant information on the admissions process.

At a Glance

Category Description
Program Natural Resources Management and Development 
Degree Master of Science (M.Sc.) 
Type of program Full-time program 
Beginning of program Winter semester 
Program duration 4 semesters 
Language of instruction English 
Campus Deutz Campus 
Restricted admission No 

Admission Requirements

Undergraduate degree

Successful applicants to the Master’s program hold an undergraduate degree (at least B.A. or equivalent) in a suitable field, earned at a state or a state-recognized institution of higher education with a final cumulative grade of “satisfactory (3.0)” or better along with the proof of a program-related aptitude. The Examination Board decides on the suitability of the undergraduate degree.

Please read the information sheet for additional information:
Admission Requirements

Applicants must have graduated at the time of application.

Test scores (or other proof of English language proficiency) must be no older than five years and are to be presented at the time of application.
International applicants and applicants with foreign degrees obtained outside of Germany please follow the information on admission requirements and German language proficiency.
English language proficiency

Proof of very good English language proficiency:

- TOEFL internet-based (79 points)
- TOEFL computer-based (213 points)
- TOEFL paper-based (550 points)
- IELTS (Band 6)
- Cambridge ESOL: First Certificate in English (FCE)
- TOEIC: (670 points; with the requirement that both tests "Speaking and Writing" and "Listening and Reading" were taken)

Native speakers as well as applicants with a certified Higher Education Entrance Qualification and a university degree (both acquired completely in English) will also be  considered.

Test scores (or other proof of English language proficiency) must be no older than five years and are to be presented at the time of application.

Please note

Applicants participate in a selection process. The deciscion will be made by the faculty based on the submitted application.

Please read the information sheet for additional information:

Admission Requirements

Information for Applicants

a) Application process for
- German applicants
- Applicants with a German undergraduate degree

Applications are submitted through TH Köln's online application platform.

Online Application Platform

Applications for the winter semester can be submitted through our Online Application Platform starting in May of each year (subject to change).

Information on the documents which are to be submitted with your application is available in our online application platform.

Application deadline: June 10, 2019
b) Application process for
- International applicants with a foreign undergraduate degree obtained outside of Germany

You are required to apply to uni-assist.

Applications for the winter semester can be submitted through uni-assist starting in February of each year (subject to change).

Please note the information on the application process through uni-assist.

uni-assist

Application deadline: March 31, 2019

Please carefully read the following FAQ for international applicants and students of the Master's program in Natural Resources Management:

FAQ - Natural Resources Management

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