Application start winter semester 2024/2025 // summer semester 2025

May 7

Application start winter semester 2023/24 (german taught degree programmes)

Nov 15

Application start summer semester 2024/2025 (german taught degeree programmes)

Application winter semester 2024/25 at a glance

Submission of the online application for Master's programmes* 1st and higher semester

The application procedure is online for almost all degree programmes. In concrete terms this means that you upload all your documents in the HFT application portal. Therefore, please do not send us any paper documents! This is only the case when enrolling or matriculating.

*Applications for the English-language & Continuing Education Master's programmes are made directly via the programme.

*Master Environmental Protection: Cooperative study program, complete application & administration via HfWU



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Deadlines, conditions and requirements:


Detailed and up-to-date information on the admission requirements, especially on the specific requirements for your Bachelor's degree, language certificates (German and/or English) and deadlines can be found on the pages of the respective Master's programme. Click on the desired degree programme in the table below.

The selection criteria are regulated in the admission or selection regulations.

Course of studies

Application deadline

ECTS BA degreeRequirementsother specifications
Architecture and Design
Architecture15. weeks Practiceselection interview, portfolio
Building Physics15. CP in specialist areas*
Interior-Architectural Design (IMIAD)-15.06.1808 weeks Practice, EnglishSelection interview, portfolio, motivation
123International Project Management15. year practice, EnglishSelection interview, motivation
123Smart City Solutions-


2101 year practice, English

Selection interview, essay Smart City topic

Urban Planning


Applicants from non-EU countries 15.12

-180 Motivation

Civil Engineering, Building Physics and Business Management

Lean Construction Management15. + 30*  
General Management-


Applicants from non-EU countries 15.05

180EnglishMotivation, selection interview
Geotechnical Engineering/ Tunnel Construction


Applicants from non-EU countries 15.11


Applicants from non-EU countries 15.05

210 Motivation
Structural Engineering



210 Motivation; Minimum number of CP in subject-specific basics (see admission regulations)
Sustainable Energy Competence (SENCE)-


Applicants from non-EU countries 15.04


180 Selection interview, Motivation
Green Logistics-


Applicants from non-EU countries 15.05

180 Motivation
Transportation Infrastructure Management15. selection interview. Motivation
Business Psychology-


Applicants from non-EU countries 15.05

180EnglishSelection interview
Geomatics, Computer Science and Mathematics

NewDigital Processes and Technologies

15.1215.06180+30Study related specifications, EnglishMotivation



210Study related specifications, EnglishSelection interview
23Photogrammetry and Geoinformatics-


Applicants from non-EU countries 15.04

23 Software Technology02., two letters of recommendation

* Credit points must be proven in relevant subjects during studies

1 Master's continuing education courses: Tuition fees are charged

2 For foreign Bachelor's degrees: Certificate recognition directly in the degree programme

3 English language course of study

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What do I need for my application?

Check, scan and upload:

*see overview list and course of studies, if required

Online application procedure, therefore important

  • a valid e-mail address & regular checking of messages
  • Internet access and scanner to upload the necessary documents
  • Regular login to the HFT application portal
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Application Master's programme 1st/ higher semester

Paperless online application via HFT application portal

  • register on our application portal
  • provide the necessary information for the application
  • upload relevant documents


Application submitted and then?

  • Application/processing status can be viewed at any time on the portal
  • wait and see if you get a licence
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Application further education & engl. Master

directly in the course of studies

Application submitted and then?

You will receive further information from the course of studies as well as your letter of admission/refusal

Selection regulations for the Master's programmes

The selection criteria of the study programmes are defined in the respective selection regulations.

Architecture and Design

  • Statutes of admission of 27.07.2016

Civil Engineering, Building Physics and Business Management


Geomatics, Computer Science and Mathematics

  • Licensing statutes of 24.10.2018