hs-karlsruhe double graduationOur school offers a two-year binational master’s degree program in cooperation with the Karlsruhe University. Students get the chance of spending one year at Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences and one year at the Spanish university in Valencia. They receive their master’s degrees from both universities.


Detailed description and Requirements of the Double Graduation Programme


List of required Documents for applicants for Double graduation from UPV

1. Certificate of titulation „Ingeniero Técnico en Topografía“
2. Pre-register form
3. Application form
4. Curriculum vitae
5. Recommendation letter for Master Programme Geomatics (signed by Dr. Luis Ruiz)
6. Individual curriculum (from Dr. Luis Ruiz)
7. Enrolment document (derechos de matrícula)


List of documents for application

1. pre-register form
2. application form
3. copies of academic degree certificates (BA, MA) with grade
4. information about the applied grading system (best grade of system, pass grade of system)
5. list of passed examinations with credit points (cp)
6. information about the used cp system (cp per semester)
7. curriculum vitae
8. certificate confirming your good knowledge in English language (level B2 of CEFR)

– TOEFL test with score of 500 (PBT) points minimum (or 173 CBT, 61 iBT)

– IELTS 5.0 or above

– Cambridge First Certificate in English (FCE)

– Association of Language Testers in Europe (ALTE) Level 3

– London Tests of English: Level 3

– Certificate confirming English as language of instruction during your first degree programme

9. description of professional experience with references in Geomatics-related fields (GIS, Remote Sensing, Computing, Cartography, Surveying, Geodesy, …)


Minimum Requirements (Eingangsfeststellungsverfahren)

1st Academic Degree
BSc, BTech, BEng, Dipl.-Ing., Dipl.-Ing. (FH), …

cartography, geomatics, geodesy, surveying, geography, civil engineering, regional planning,
remote sensing, GIS, …

Grade Point Average
GPA ≤ 2,5 (german grading system: 1.0 best, 4.0 pass level) or grade «B» of ECTS

English Certificate
TOEFL or equivalent test / native speaker / language of instruction


Selection Process with ranking (Bewerberauswahlverfahren)

Education Background
Max. 1.0 point per topic (AP)
(basics of cartography, basics of surveying, cartography/geodesy, informatics, programming,
geography, GIS, statistics/adjustment, graphic data processing, mathematics)

points out of GPA (LP)


GRE-factor out of the results of the GRE-test (0,75 < GREF < 1,25)





Pre-register form(pdf) – Pre-register form(word)

Application form