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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

Note: Corona Virus – current situation and measures at the IAG.

Study Geosciences!

Our film for TUDay 2020 – information day for prospective students – gives a small insight into the institute, introduces some of the co-workers and provides information about our study program.
Link to the video…


Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jochen Hack and his team are researching social-ecological solutions for urban water systems in the SEE-URBAN-WATER junior research group.
BMBF – Heads of the future (in German only)…



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…