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Tropical Hydrogeology and Environmental Engineering

Darmstadt University of Technology

24 months
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About

The Darmstadt-based Tropical Hydrogeology and Environmental Engineering (TropHEE) Master's degree program, offerd at the Darmstadt University of Technology, aims to combine a broad understanding of geoscientific fundamentals with a special focus on application issues relevant to hydrogeology and environmental management.

Overview

In particular, the Tropical Hydrogeology and Environmental Engineering (TropHEE) Master's degree program, offerd at the Darmstadt University of Technology, focuses on methods and advanced techniques that enable participants to find ways of sustainable development of tropical and subtropical countries from a geoscientific point of view. 

Although within the broader framework of international development cooperation, TropHEE offers a comprehensive, research-oriented education in hydrogeology and environmental geoscientific science and engineering at the master's level.

Career opportunities

  • Transport and fate of contaminants with specific knowledge in humid tropical and semi-arid areas;
  • Sustainable groundwater protection with a focus on tropical areas;
  • Planning, design and implementation of groundwater protection areas and catchment areas as well as catchment management;
  • Site investigation and rehabilitation of brown fields and contaminated water and soil;
  • Soil erosion and protection;
  • Investigation, evaluation and sustainable use of geo-resources such as raw materials or water;
  • Consultancy in the field of water resources and management.
  • In general, it is recommended to gain practical experience in relevant organizations, institutions or companies in addition to studying at an early age. In this way, the own practicality can be tested, and it can establish professional contacts.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Hydrogeology
  • Hydrogeological Field Trips
  • Hydrochemistry and Physical Hydrogeology
  • Hydrochemistry
  • Physical Hydrogeology
  • Well Construction
  • Water Supply Systems

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
88

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
88

Other requirements

General requirements

  • For admission to the Master’s degree programme applicants are required to prove geoscientific or civil engineering competences, or competences in a related subject on at least Bachelor level, as documented through a Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Engineering degree or a comparable examination. 
  • Admission to the Master’s degree programme may also depend on additional requirements.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.

Semester and administration fees are payable to TU Darmstadt every semester. 

Living costs for Darmstadt

792 - 1222 EUR /month
Living costs

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Funding

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