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Cologne University of Applied Sciences


Integrated Water Resources Management

Subjects: Integrated Water Resources Management,Water

M.Sc. | Master of Science

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
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💶  Cost per Semester
303 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

Experts are needed who grasp that the multifaceted issues of water management require a comprehensive approach. This approach must consider both technical challenges and socio-economic aspects of resource use. These professionals should also be well-versed in project financing practices and international cooperation. The primary aim is to train specialists in integrated water resource management. These experts are in high demand for leadership roles within the water sector. They must be capable of managing complex projects for international institutions and companies. Study subjects should include technical aspects of water management, socio-economic factors, project financing, and international cooperation. Study programs should focus on integrated water resource management to prepare experts for these critical roles.

Program Information

Study Location Cologne
Start Semester Winter
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 303 EUR
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Start Winter

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

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Language Requirements

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Cambridge (CAE) No information

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 - Native English speakers have to prove that English was the language of instruction during their school and university education - The following English language certificates are accepted : TOEFL ibt: 79 Points; TOEFL ibt at home: 79 points IELTS Academic: Band 6.0; IELTS Indicator: Band 6 Cambridge ESOL: FCE - A TOEFL itp (institutional testing program) is not accepted

Qualification Requirements

Successful applicants to the Master’s program hold a university degree (Bachelor's degree or higher) in a suitable field, earned at a state or a state-recognized institution of higher education with a final grade of “satisfactory (3.0)” (German grading system) or better. They also need to demonstrate their aptitude for the Master's program.

Document Requirements

The motivation letter should be written in max. 500 words in English, explaining - Personal Understanding of Integrated Water Resources Management (One Sentence) - Motivation to apply in relation to your previous experiences / education (One Paragraph) - Motivation to apply in relation to your future aspirations / preferred occupation in line with the specialization the IWRM program offers (One Paragraph) - Name three main benefits you expect to gain from the program (List) - Name three main contributions you could make to the program (List) - Five arguments of personal characteristics. Why you should be selected according to your view (List) B) The research proposal should be written on two pages in English, fulfilling the following: - The subject and content of the research idea should be in line with the course content of the master program Integrated Water Resources Management - The subject must be of importance regarding the current scientific discussion - It should be written scientifically correct (e.g. structure, citation, data quality, sources, consistency)

Application Process

Acceptance Interview No
Acceptance local admission restrictions Not restricted
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