What will I learn?

This degree program looks at the relationships between the use of natural resources in Europe and the effects on the environment and health. You will obtain a double degree from two of the four member universities in the Euroleague for Life Sciences. The partner universities in Sweden, Denmark, Germany, and Austria are Europe’s best in the area of environmental sciences.

The goal of the degree program is to teach students the principles applied in environmental management of the European ecosystems. Graduates are able to identify problems in the area of managing natural resources in Europe and work out solutions.

In addition, high priority is given to international cooperation and exchange in the area of European environmental management.

This environmental science Master's program educates environmental experts and opens doors to many different career opportunities in companies and public institutions. Possible areas of work include:

Environmental and quality management in companies and organizations

Environmental technology companies

Environmental and agricultural consulting companies

Impact assessment and risk analysis

Research and development for international companies and organizations

Research institutions

Study options

Full Time (4 semesters)

Tuition fees
EUR €1,500 per semester for international students from non-EU/EEA states; Student Parliament totaling around EUR €162.80 for each semester
Start date

Expected October 2019


University of Hohenheim

Schloss Hohenheim 1,


Baden Wurttemberg,

70599, Germany

Entry requirements

For students from United States

To master program can only be granted to those who 1. A minimum of three years of study with a minimum of 180 credits in Part II of this Statute completed designated closer degree program at a German or foreign university or equivalent has, 2. Good command of English (at least level B2 of the Common European Framework) has that - if it is not the native language of the applicant / the applicant - are usually demonstrated by a language test or other evidence referred to Paragraph 2, 3. Good German language skills (at least level B1 of the European CFR). Other English language proficiency: Cambridge EFL Certificate of Advanced English, Cambridge Business English Certificate BEC Higher, London Chamber of Commerce Level 3, TOEIC 750 points, TELC B2 (at least “good”), Trinity Certificate / ISE III, European level B2, UNIcert II (at least “good”), ALTE Level 4.

For international students

Applicants must have an above-average Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Sciences or a related program with a natural or environmental science concentration at a university in Germany or abroad or at a university of applied sciences with a standard period of study of at least 3 years or an equivalent degree. Proof of English language skills, Cambridge EFL Certificate of Advanced English.