Application and Admission Requirements


Apply now for the master's program Online M.Sc. Wind Energy Systems in the 
winter semester 2019/20.

Link for application:
- German applicants
- International applicants

Admission requirements for master's program

Please take notice of the information regarding the application process for international applicants!

Bachelor's degree, diploma or equivalent degree with at least 180 credits in a technical or scientific course in the subject area

  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Physics
  • or equivalent

in another course, at least 60 credits in mathematics, natural sciences and engineering, of which at least 18 credits are in the field of mathematics (analysis, algebra).

Further admission criteria:

  • 'good' mathematical knowledge,
  • 'good' knowledge of technical sciences,
  • 'good' basic knowledge of natural science.
  • Letter of motivation (maximum two pages) in which your personal motivation and suitability for the master's program is provided convincingly, including a record of previous academic performance, field training and scientific work. 
  • Proof of at least one year of professional work experience after finishing your first degree of higher education.
    • In special cases, the examination board can decide that work experience (in any field of activity) before you have finished your first degree of higher education is also acceptable.
  • Proof of English language knowledge equivalent to level B2 according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (examples see here).

Application deadline for international students: 15thJuly
Application deadline with German certificates: 1st September
For application see International applicants or German applicants

Admission requirements for certificates

Application via email to wes@uni-kassel.de
No authenticated copies needed - only in case of application for masters program. Please do not send original documents!
We need two versions of the certificates mentioned below: one copy of the original and one of the translation into German or English.

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • School leaving certificate with which you fulfill the entrance requirement for higher education.
  • Bachelor's degree, diploma or equivalent degree with at least 180 credits in a technical or scientific course in the subject area
    • Civil and Environmental Engineering or
    • Mechanical Engineering or
    • Electrical Engineering or
    • Physics or
    • or equivalent in another course, at least 60 credits in mathematics, natural sciences and engineering, of which at least 18 credits are in the field of mathematics (analysis, algebra). 
  • Transcripts of records of the previous higher education: Bachelor degree, diploma or equivalent degree with at least 180 credits

Application deadline for summer semester: 1st April
Application deadline for winter semester: 1st October