Admission Requirements

What requirements do you need to fulfill to apply to the M.Sc. WASTE?

Admission Requirements

Here you can find the requirements you need to fulfill to be granted admission to the M.Sc. WASTE. 

Please keep in mind that additional requirements must be fulfilled if you are interested in applying to the EPOS-DAAD Scholarship Program

Bachelor's Degree (or an equivalent degree) in Chemical, Civil, Environmental, Mechanical, Process Engineering, or in a related field.

 Please note: Applications with a provisional Bachelor's Degree are accepted. In such cases, the Official Bachelor's Degree must be submitted the latest by the end of the first term (winter term).

As English is the official language of the M.Sc. WASTE, one of the following test scores is required:


  •      TOEFL (CB): 213
  •      TOEFL (PB): 550
  •      TOEFL (iBT): 88
  •      Please note: TOEFL ITP is not accepted for the application

 b. OR IELTS (Academic): 6.5

 c. OR a certificate of an equivalent English test not older than two years on the day of the application deadline.


  •      Cambridge English: Proficiency (CPE): C
  •      Cambridge English: Advanced (CAE): B

c) German language knowledge "Basic User (A2)" under the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

 Please note: Those who do not have sufficient or certified knowledge of the German language have to attend the German Intensive Language Course in September (Free of charge).

To apply for the EPOS-DAAD Scholarship, please consider the following additional requirements:

Minimum of two years of professional experience after Bachelor Studies (Internships during Bachelor studies are not accepted)

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Carolina Acuña Caro


Course Director M.Sc. WASTE / M.Sc. Energy Engineering

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Lu Chen


Course Manager M.Sc. WASTE

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