Master application

Solar Energy

Send your application between March 1st
and August 31st for the October intake

For further information, please contact us by email on or by phone at T: +49 761 203-97938.

Entry Requirements

First academic degree in engineering or the natural sciences, one year of work experience, English proficiency.

Alternative Qualifications

Entry with an alternative Bachelor Degree will be considered if the necessary mathematical and technical expertise has been acquired elsewhere (e.g. relevant industrial experience).

Tuition Fees

€ 12,500 – € 22,500

Application procedure

The application process for the Master’s degree splits into five steps:

Step 1: Initial Assessment

For an initial assessment please send a filled in self-assessment form, the transcript of records and certificates of previous degrees, a short statement of purpose, and your CV to

Step 2: Application

In order to apply for a place, please send the following documents by post to:
University of Freiburg, IMTEK, Solar Energy Engineering, Georges-Koehler-Allee 10, 79110 Freiburg, Germany:

Submit full hard copy application by 31st August for an October intake.

Step 3: Admissions Committee

Each year about 20 students are admitted to the programme. A committee consisting of five professors evaluates each application individually. Personal interest as well as motivation and background are taken into account.

Step 4: Documents Check

Once you have been accepted by the Admissions Committee, your hard copy documents will be checked for validity at the International Admissions and Services Department of University of Freiburg.

Step 5: Unconditional Offer

With your unconditional study offer you will receive information on how to enrol on the programme and how to pay your study fees.