Incoming Students

Study program

120 Schlossare you interested in studying at ifgi? Choose the right program for you! Our Bachelor's program in German, Master's and PhD. program in English.
Study programs

Application and Enrollment

Before you can successfully embark on your studies you must first apply for a place. For international students there are special application requirements. A basic distinction is made between two groups of applicants: applicants from Germany, EU countries and countries belonging to the European Economic Area – and applicants from countries not belonging to the EU. Please also note that there are certain deadlines to be observed for applications made to Münster University.
Information on application procedures
List of deadlines for applications [de]


Our Bachelor's program in German, Master's and PhD. program in English. But: Having a knowledge of German helps in everyday life. The Language Centre at Münster University offers language courses for international students.
Language Centre [de]

Offers of advice and support

ERASMUS-Coordinator at the Institute for geoinformatics is Dr. Christoph Brox ( But there are also many advice centres at Münster University providing help both for students and for anyone interested in studying. The first place to contact for any questions relating to studies is the Student Advisory and Counselling Centre (ZSB), where course advisors give assistance on the contents of individual courses. The Registrar´s Office provides help on making applications, enrolling etc. International students should contact the International Office.
Contact Information


Living in Münster

Münster: historic, lively, central

Münster, located in the heart of Europe with a population of around 290,000, is an ideal place to live. A wide range of art and culture, a great variety of leisure activities, a lot of green spaces, the historic Old Town, Lake Aa and lots of bicycles are some of the many features that characterize the city. Many of Europe’s most attractive cities are within easy reach of Münster, for example from Münster/Osnabrück airport.
More information on the city of Münster
Information from Münster Marketing

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