Special features of undergraduate studies in Earth and Environmental Sciences

  • International English-language university with students from more than 100 countries
  • Very high success rate: >90% of all students graduate within 6 semesters
  • Small classes, seminars and excursions (student to faculty ratio 1:11); rather informal contact with all faculty members
  • (Inter)Nationally acclaimed reputation for excellent education (Ranked 1st in 2012 and 2015 German University CHE Rankings for Geosciences!)
  • Wide range of excellent career opportunities in academia and industry
  • Emphasis on field experience and practical skills: >30 days of excursions in Germany, Scandinavia, Ireland, Italy and onboard of research vessels
  • Taking advantage of the international network of faculty
  • Early involvement in research projects