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Technical University of Munich


ESPACE | Earth Oriented Space Science and Technology

Subjects: ESPACE,Space Science,Earth,Technology

M.Sc. | Master of Science

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
No information

💶  Cost per Semester
85 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
6,000 EUR
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

Course description

The Master’s degree program in Earth Oriented Space Science and Technology (ESPACE) bridges space technology with the practical use of satellite data in engineering and natural sciences. This two-year program offers a Double Degree option in partnership with Wuhan University, China. ESPACE integrates the technical elements of satellite and observation systems with their scientific and commercial applications. Students will delve into subjects like geodesy, mechanical and electrical engineering, physics, informatics, and geosciences. This interdisciplinary approach ensures a comprehensive understanding that transcends traditional engineering boundaries. The program is designed to equip students with the skills needed to navigate and innovate within the realms of space technology and satellite data utilization. By combining technical knowledge with practical applications, ESPACE prepares graduates for a dynamic and evolving field.

Program Information

Study Location Munich
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 6,000 EUR
Cost per Semester 85 EUR
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⏱️ Application Start Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Start Winter

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

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Application Requirements

Language Requirements

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Students must submit proof of competence in English (e.g. IELTS, TOEFL) with a minimum score of 6.5 (IELTS) or 88 (TOEFL Internet based testing) before they can be admitted to the program

Qualification Requirements

The qualification of candidates for the ESPACE program is ensured by means of an aptitude assessment process which examines the specific competence and the ability to work in a methodological, principle-based, interdisciplinary and scientific manner, details are provided in the Degree Program and Examination Regulations (FPSO). The aptitude assessment process is based on the submitted documents. In addition to the content of the degree held (natural or engineering science subject), one particular point of focus is to check whether the competencies gained in the fields of mathematics, physics and informatics are equivalent to those skills gained in a natural or engineering science Bachelor’s degree taken at the TUM. Students must submit proof of competence in English (e.g. IELTS, TOEFL) with a minimum score of 6.5 (IELTS) or 88 (TOEFL Internet based testing) before they can be admitted to the program. A letter of motivation, and an essay on a scientific subject relevant to the general scope of the degree program need to be submitted together with the application documents. The aptitude assessment process is governed by the FPSO of the degree program and is carried out by an aptitude assessment commission. If there is any doubt about the candidate’s fulfilment of the above-mentioned qualification requirements, the applicant is invited to a video interview. The aptitude assessment process ensures that only qualified candidates are admitted, as is reflected in the very low drop-out figures. Over 90% of those who have taken part in the ESPACE program since it was launched have completed it successfully

Document Requirements

Statement of Purpose that indicates the reason(s) you are interested in the programme you applied for Submit 1 Curriculum Vitae/Resume Submit 1 Passport-sized photograph Submit 1 Passport Biodata Page photocopy (the Passport page that contains your personal particulars) Akademische Prufstelle (APS) Certificate (Required for all applicants who hold a degree from China, India or Vietnam). For more information, please refer to: APS China APS India (For Indian applicants, please refer to our FAQ page under Admissions (Master Degree) – Questions on Admission Requirements (Master Programmes) – Q4 for a guide on how to apply for APS India.) APS Vietnam Proof of English Proficiency – TOEFL or IELTS (Required for applicants whose native tongue or medium of instruction from previous studies is not in English)

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Acceptance Interview Yes
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