Environmental Technology and Resource Management

... looks into questions such as ...

  • What does environmental engineering, in its entirety and diversity, entail?
  • How is the complex unit of air, water and soil pollution control to be considered locally and globally?
  • What exactly do areas such as water and landfill technology, waste management, energy and process engineering as well as ecological building construction deal with?
  • What are the principles of integrated-production environmental protection?
  • What, exactly, do the complex interrelations between ecology and economy look like on the operational level using environmental examples?

Degree programmes


Environmental Technology and Resource Management, Bachelor 1 subject


Degree: Bachelor of Science
Start: Winter semester
Duration: 6 semesters
Classroom language: German

Detailed information for international applicants

What's it all about?

This degree programme is unique, because ...

 it is an interdisciplinary degree that takes a holistic approach to studying environmental engineering its diversity.

It provides the opportunity to specialise in the following fields
  • Process technology
  • Electrical engineering
  • Water and soil
  • Environmental engineering
  • Environmental planning
  • Air pollution control
  • Traffic

Who is suited?

Those who wish to enrol in this degree programme,

... have:
basic understanding of natural science/engineering
... enjoy:
solving environmental problems
... struggle through:
technological processes and methods

Graduates from this degree programme frequently work
  • in the chemical industry
  • in the energy industry
  • in the water procurement/water treatment industry
  • with environmental-engineering service providers/engineering offices
  • in the civil service/environmental agencies

And else?

A prep course ...

can be covered voluntarily.
Name: Mathematics
Start: September

Further information about prep courses

An internship ...

is mandatory. It is done prior to the degree course.
Duration: 8 weeks

Studying abroad ...

is recommended. It is done in the 5th semester.

Where do I find help?

Academic advisory office

Dr. Philip Biessey
Building, Room: IC 02/151
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-25982
Website academic advisory office

Contact students

Fachschaft UTRM
Building, Room: IC 03/163
Phone: +49 (0)234 / 32-21214
Website Fachschaft