Application Procedure

Regular application procedure (non-scholarship applications):

Applications in English language are to be submitted

  • online: Masters Program in Geoinformatics and as
  • paper version with a signed cover letter to the Institute for Geoinformatics (not to the Schloss)

    Institute for Geoinformatics
    Heisenbergstr. 2
    48149 Münster

All official documents must be included as certified copies in English or German, AND in the original language. Deadlines:

  • Non EU applicants: November 30th; EU applicants: from early December up to January 15th for the following summer semester
  • Non EU applicants: May 31th; EU applicants: from early June up to July 15th for the following winter semester

For sending TOEFL test results through ETS, please use the ifgi TOEFL code number 3692.

For technical support, please contact:
Karsten Höwelhans

Additional information for applicants from P.R. China and Mongolia:

Applicants with Chinese diplomas need a certificate of the Academic Evaluation Centre (Akademische Prüfstelle - APS) at the German Embassy Beijing. Further information:

Akademische Prüfstelle Beijing
Chaoyang District, Dongsanhuan Beilu 8
Landmark Tower 2, Office 0311 100004 Beijing P.R. China

It is acceptable to provide only the regular application documents until the respective deadline (January 15th or July 15th). In this case, the APS certificate has to be provided before the enrollment at the University of Münster.

The applications will be evaluated and pre-selected on the basis of the application form and supporting documents. Selected applicants will be invited to a 15-20 minutes interview in person or by telephone.