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Groundwater Management

TU Bergakademie Freiberg

24 months
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The Groundwater Management programme of TU Bergakademie Freiberg combines knowledge or hydrosphere, water chemistry, modeling, groundwater protection, and groundwater rehabilitation with management techniques and business administration skills.

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Study concept

During the Groundwater Management programme of TU Bergakademie Freiberg students will be enabled to work on hydrogeological, hydrological and geochemical questions in both science and applications, such as investigating and developing methods forgroundwater protection, learning water chemistry (field and laboratory methods) and numeric modelling of flow, transport and chemical reactions in aquatic systems. All aspects of groundwater including geothermal use will be taught and applied. Work with data bases and geo information systems is obligatory in order to learn about the administration of geo-scientific data in space and time and about regional planning.

Participants will be enabled and motivated to build up their knowledge by themselves and within teams. They will be trained to assume responsibility as geoscientists and managers.The promotion and improvement of communication, personality and leadership skills will play an important role. Students will also be capable of solving economic and legal questions along with questions related to the weighing of interests from resource conflicts and resource evaluation with modern methods.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Environmental Management
  • Cases & Strategies in Environmental Management
  • Geo-scientific communication
  • Groundwater Chemistry
  • Groundwater-Management
  • Human Resource Management and Organizational Behavior

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


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Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A first university degree (e. G. Bachelor degree) in the field of geosciences
  • English language proficiency must be proven by a recognised language certificate
  • Application form
  • Certified copy of higher education certificate (e.g. Bachelor certificate), if necessary along with an officially attested translations into German or English
  • Motivation letter (maximum two pages)
  • Up-to-date passport photo

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Living costs for Freiberg

630 - 1000 EUR /month
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