|Master programme||International Material Flow Management (IMAT M.Sc.)|
|Degree||Master of Science (M.Sc.)|
|Starting date||Fall Semester (1st week in October)|
|Duration||4 semesters (full time)|
|Established since||Fall semester 2004|
|Application deadlines||Non-EU applicants: Depending on visa procedure. For further information please contact IMAT-Office
EU citizens: 30th September
|Fees and costs||Application Fee: 200 EUR
Total Tuition Fee: 12.000 EUR
Administration Fee: approx. 230 EUR per semester
Living Expenses: approx. 750 EUR per month
|Scholarships/loans||There are various scholarships available for the IMAT M.Sc. programme. Detailed information on the IMAT tuition fee reduction and scholarship system, you will find here.|
|Admission requirements||Educational Requirements:
Bachelor degree or equivalent (180 ECTS Credit Points). Applicants who do not fulfill this requirement may be accepted in special cases if they have several years of working experience as a researcher or instructor at an academic institution.Language Proficiency Requirements:
All applicants whose native language is not English must submit one of the following language certificates (the results are valid for two years from the test date – expired scores will not be accepted):
If you do not have a valid official TOEFL Test Score please contact the IMAT management office.
|Visa||Applicants who are neither German nationals nor permanent residents of Germany must apply for “Status of Residence” (visa) as an international student at the University of Applied Sciences Trier. For more information about visa application, please visit the web page of the German Embassy in your country.|
|Health insurance||All students, who are enrolled in a German University must have a health insurance. The insurance has to be valid in the Schengen area. The related fee is covered by the students.|
|Enrollment||The IMAT Management Office will forward your application documents to the registrar’s office for the enrolment. In addition, enrollees have to submit a copy of their residence permit, a health insurance proof as well as the proof of payment of the enrolment fee.
Administrative issues (opening a bank account, moving in to the dormitory, getting a residence permit etc.) will be organized with the help of so called “buddies”. Buddies are higher semester students supporting the freshmen during the enrollment period and the introductory weeks.
Purpose of the fee: to cover the costs associated with the processing and screening of applications
Amount: 200 EUR
When to pay: At the time you send your application documents to IfaS. We will not accept your documents without payment of the Application Fee.
How to pay: Please pay the above amount by bank transfer to the appropriate account listed in the Application Guide. Please also include a copy of the proof of payment in your application (receipt issued by the bank).
If you receive a Notification of Acceptance and decide to enroll for the IMAT M.Sc., you have to pay the Enrollment Fee. Please be aware that the Enrollment Fee will not be refunded to you under any circumstances.
Amount: Approx. 230 EUR/semester (the exact amount will be printed on the invoice sent to successful applicants).
When to pay: By the date specified in the invoice sent by the Environmental Campus Birkenfeld (ECB) to successful applicants. Failure in paying the Enrollment Fee by this date will result in a revoke of your acceptance.
How to pay: You will receive an invoice for the Enrollment Fee together with the Notification of Acceptance. You will then be required to pay this fee by bank transfer to the account designated on the invoice. Please note that all bank service charges incurred upon payment are your own responsibility.
Application Guide and Application Form
Please download the Application Guide for more information on the following topics:
Outline of the process leading to enrollment, Starting dates and periods for completion, Fees and charges, Scholarships, Admission qualifications, Application, screening process, Documents to submit and cautionary notes, Submitting documents, receiving results.
Application of Enrollment
Please download the IMAT M.Sc. Application of Enrolment Form here.
Important information for all IMAT M.Sc. students
Starting from summer semester 2010, the re-enrollment details is communicated to the students through the ECB homepage. There is no additional written letter to the students asking them to re-enroll. Please check the ECB homepage for further information.
Students possing a German bank account can transfer the money via e-banking by following the respective instructions of their bank.