Application for the Master Program Geosciences

Before applying please study the admission regulations.

Application Procedure

For the master program Geosciences you have to apply online until 31rst of May.
We only accept beginners for the winter semester. Only in case of admission you have to hand in certified copies at the admission department (SfS-I). Missing language proficiency proofs and bachelor degree certificates must be hand in until the end of the second week of the lecture period.

Questions regarding your application status, notice of receipts, etc. address to:
Questions concerning requirements will be answered via:


  • Bachelor of Science (180 ECTS CP) in a geoscientific major with a final grade of 2,5 or better (after the grading system of the University of Bremen)
  • at least 30 ECTS CP in Maths, Physics, Chemistry and/or Biology
  • at least 60 ECTS CP in Geosciences as well as a geological field-mapping course
  • very good command of German (level C1) and good command of English (level B1)
  • strong interest in Geosciences issues
  • ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • in field trips: resilience and intercultural competence abroad

Application documents

  • application of admission
  • letter of intent
  • Curriculum vitae in a tabular form
  • Bachelor degree, if already completed, + possibly other degree certificates
  • current transcript of records (all modules/courses taken with grades and study points/credits) with at least 138 ECTS CP
  • English proficiency proof of level B1 after the European Framework for Languages (s. links on the right)
  • For those who have not acquired their university entrance qualification or another degree in German: proof of German language proficiency according to regulations about the verification of German language proficiency.