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Application Master of Science Geodesy and Geoinformatics

In the Master's degree program "Geodesy and Geoinformatics", there are three areas of specialization in geo-information technology, geodetic measurement technology and hydrography.

The Master of Science in Geodesy and Geoinformatics (M.Sc. Geodäsie und Geoinformatik) has a duration of two years (four semesters) and comprises 120 ECTS credits.

The Master programme offers the possibilty to specialise in one of the following areas of concentration:

  • geodetic measurement technology - GMT (German programme),
  • geoinformation technology - GIT (German programme) or
  • hydrography (English programme)

The specialisation in hydrography presents a distinctive feature, unique in Germany: the programme has been interationally certified in the A category (the highest level) of the FIG/IHO/ICA-Standards of Competence of Hydrographic Surveyors.

The Master programme at HafenCity University starts only in winter semester. The HCU online application system "ahoi" for the winter semester is available between June 1st and July 15th each year. 

For information about admission requirements click here.

Language requirements: German (specialisations GMT and GIT) or English (specialisation in hydrography).


Information for applicants with a non-German University degree

The application procedure for applicants with a non-German university degree is assessed via a two-stage process.

1) Application via Uni-Assist

Non-German university degrees have to be approved by Uni-Assist.

2) Application at HCU

In addition to the application at Uni-assist you have to fill in your personal dates in the HCU online application system “ahoi” , which is available between June 1st and July 15th each year.

Please read detailed information here.

Application period for admission to a higher semester (2nd or 4th) in the summer semester due to change of study location or change of degree programme: from December 1st to January 15th. Further information.