Master of Science Geochemistry/Petrology

Study Programme Details
City: Bonn
Country: Germany
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available



English, German

About this Study Course

Embark on an exciting exploration of Earth’s inner workings with our Master of Science in Geochemistry/Petrology. This program delves into the fascinating realm of endogenous processes, unraveling the mysteries of our planet’s evolution from its primordial beginnings to its current geological dynamics. With a keen focus on geochemistry, petrology, and mineralogy/crystallography, students are empowered to craft bespoke academic pathways tailored to their passions, skills, and professional aspirations.


Our master’s program offers a diverse array of compulsory modules shared among various geoscience disciplines, fostering vibrant intellectual exchanges among peers. Through interdisciplinary coursework, students gain invaluable insights into different methodological approaches within the geosciences, paving the way for collaborative research endeavors and innovative problem-solving. Whether delving into applied geology, governmental environmental initiatives, or geological services, graduates emerge equipped with the expertise and adaptability needed to excel in a dynamic field.

Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline
  • German language proficiency (DSH level 2, CEFR level C1)
  • English language proficiency (CEFR level B2)
  • Minimum grade of 2.5 or local equivalent
  • Geochemistry
  • Petrology
  • Mineralogy/Crystallography
  • Elective Courses

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Future Career Outcomes

Our graduates are at the forefront of addressing pressing environmental challenges, harnessing their expertise to safeguard groundwater resources, mitigate geohazards, and contribute to sustainable development initiatives. Drawing inspiration from successful alumni, students cultivate a diverse skill set that positions them as sought-after professionals in industries spanning from resource exploration to academia.

Visa Requirements:

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