M.Sc. On Campus

Satellite Technology

University of Würzburg

24 months
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Welcome to the information portal of our international master program in Satellite Technology (taught in English) at the University of Würzburg. 


We unify expertise from a broad range of European and German Research institutions to create an advanced Master's in satellite technology in the Bavarian elite study program. Numerous lectures from experts in space research and industrial institutions enrich our courses. 

Key Features 

  • The key spacecraft design aspects as well as satellite applications in Earth observation and telecommunications will be addressed. 
  • The Satellite Technology students at University of Würzburg will participate in projects and research activities with the German Space Organisation and the European Space Industry. SaTec has the potential to educate Bavaria's top students to become future leaders in space industry and research institutions. All courses will be in English.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Telecommunication System Design 
  • Performance Engineering and Benchmarking 
  • Remote Sensing 
  • Space Physics 
  • Control Engineering in Space
  • Computer Science for Space Engineering

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Covering letter (including motivation)
  • Certificates and degrees/diplomas of your education (duly signed and stamped copies)
  • Transcripts of all completed courses (duly signed and stamped copies; JMU transcripts do not require verification).
  • Proof of English language skills (IELTS or TOEFL or by another acknowledged certificate)
  • Curriculum Vitae including a recent photograph of the applicant, academic records, research papers and professional experience
  • Fully filled in application form from the International Office of the University of Würzburg from the link below. (This is applicable only for students not from Germany). Please ignore the deadline in the application form, the correct deadline will always be published on this webpage.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

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  • National

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • Student contribution: 62,00 €
  • Semester ticket: 80,70 €

Living costs for Würzburg

730 - 1100 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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