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- Applied Geography

- Applied Geosciences

- Georesources Management

- Applied Geophysics (M.Sc.)

- Engineering Geohazards (M.Sc.)

- Economic Geography (M.Sc.)


Studying geography or geosciences at RWTH Aachen University means earth, environment, sustainability, resources and global change. Find out more about the programmes and get to know planet Earth better during your studies!

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The Division is closely networked with other German universities and is also involved in international research cooperation.

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The Division of Earth Sciences and Geography consists of a total of 20 institutes and chairs with different research priorities.

These include three junior professorships and four empty professorships in cooperation with FZ Jülich and GFZ Potsdam. Since 2020, the department has welcomed five new junior professors and professors. Three professors were appointed to another university or retired.

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