Application Procedure

Regular application procedure (non-scholarship applications):

Applications in English language are to be submitted online: Masters Program in Geoinformatics.

Important: Please make sure to be able to submit certified copies of the following documents on very short notice:

  • Your Bachelor diploma and transcript
  • Your Master diploma and transcript (if applicable)
  • Your passport

We will ask you to provide the before-mentioned documents in case the evaluation of your online applications shows that you can be admitted to the program. No official acceptance letter can be issued before having received those certified documents.

Certifications can be made by any official institution, e.g. a lawyer, your home university, town halls etc. The documents provided must have an original stamp and signature on it, no copies of certified copies can be accepted.


  • 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.