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Institute of Applied Geosciences

Welcome to the Institute of Applied Geosciences (IAG) of the Technische Universität Darmstadt. We offer Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Applied Geosciences, including the international Master's degree TropHEE (Tropical Hydrogeology and Environmental Engineering). Our focuses in research and teaching are the following future-oriented key subjects:

Water – Energy – Environment

News from the institute

Study Geosciences? Also this year we participated in the 3-days HOBIT event where we informed the public about our institute and our Geosciences study programs.


New EU project addressing enhanced geothermal systems. Here we highlight selected recent projects. Information on other projects can be found on the pages of the institute's working groups.
To the MEET EU project…



Information on our Bachelor's/Master's degree program “Applied Geosciences”. Please note that language of instruction is typically German, with only some classes being held in English.
To the studies program…

International Master Course TropHEE

We offer an international Master Course “Tropical Hydrogeology and Environmental Engineering” (TropHEE) which has a distinct focus on water and environment. Language of instruction is English.
To the TropHEE program…