Facility Management

University of Kaiserslautern

24 months
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Are you a prospective Facility Manager or have you completed a degree course in FM and want to expand and deepen your knowledge in a Master's program in Facility Management at the University of Kaiserslautern? 

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The University of Kaiserslauternis the only university in Germany to offer you a specialized Facility Management degree program. In the Facility Management master's program, you acquire comprehensive knowledge and skills for the optimized management of buildings, machines and plants over their entire life cycle. The master's program particularly addresses advanced technologies in the field of IT and building automation (smart buildings). Technical and economic connections are deepened, leadership skills are developed and students are enabled to work at a high level.

The program has a regular study period of 4 semesters with 16 modules and 120 credit points. In order to open your eyes also to international developments in the FM industry, a stay abroad at a university, research institution or as part of a research project in cooperation with an international company is part of the study program ("International Studies"). The course guidance and a related seminar will support you in the planning and preparation of your stay abroad.

Programme Structure

  • The study program FM covers the eight modules "Strategy + Leadership", "Construction Project Management", "Real Estate Development", "Building Technology", "Building Physics", "Documentation + Maintenance", "Areas + Facilities" and "Building Systems". In the third semester you will complete the section "International Studies" in English. 
  • The electives "Technology" and "Economics" allow further specializations in your studies. The practical application takes place among other things in the area "project work and methods". In the fourth semester, the master's thesis is planned.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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  • Winter semester EU deadline: 15.07
  • Summer semester EU deadline: 15.01


IELTS or TOEFL needed


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Certified copies of Master degree, diploma (or equivalent) or Bachelor degree
  • Certified Translation (German, English or French) of your Bachelor (or equivalent) Certificate and Transcript
  • Grade Notification (if existing)
  • Detailed Curriculum Vitae
  • Short letter of Motivation
  • One letter of Recommendation from faculty staff
  • Proof of English Proficiency 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

At TUK, you pay the so-called social contribution fee per semester.   


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