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Online application for admission to the Master's Thesis: Application for admission
Please note, you have to register for ILIAS to use the application form.
The application for admission to the thesis module must be completed online. After printing out the completed application form you will then need to obtain the signatures of your thesis supervisors.
Please submit the completed and signed application to your degree program administrator (Jutta Brandscheid) at the Study Organization & Examinations Office (Studienorganiation und Prüfungswesen - StoP), Müller-Thurgau-Haus, ground floor.
To apply for your Master’s Thesis, your first year must be successfully completed and you have to submit a certificate of completion of an8-week-internship.
First of all, you should find a topic and supervisors for your Master’s Thesis.
The first supervisor is always a member of the academic staff of Hochschule Geisenheim University.
The second supervisor is usually a member of the academic staff of your “home university”.
To apply for your Master’s Thesis, your first year must be successfully completed and you have to submit a certificate of completion of an 8-week-internship.
If your second supervisor cannot sign the form, please ask for confirmation of the supervision by email.
The official period to write the Master’s thesis is 24 weeks.
The elaboration period starts when you get the admission signed by Prof. Dr. Randolf Kauer, Head of Examination Board.
Very important: Please note that the submission date of your Master’s Thesis is the final date for submission with all the required documents. Submitting the thesis any later than this submission date means a FAILURE.
In case of illness, you have to provide a medical certificate BEFORE the submission date.
In case of extraordinary circumstances justifying you not being able to submit your thesis in due time, please file an official application to Prof. Dr. Kauer,, Head of Examination Board, explaining your reasons and asking for an extension of the submission date.
Your supervisors have to confirm by email that they agree with the extension.
To submit your Master’s thesis, please bring all the required documents with you.
The “Personal Information” sheet is required so that we can issue and send you the official documents after your graduation.
You can submit your thesis personally or by post. Should you decide to send the documents by post, please note that it is YOUR RESPONSIBILITY to make sure that the parcel arrives in the Examination Office during the normal office hours (by 4pm) on the submission date.
You will be admitted to the Master’s Thesis DEFENSE if you passed:
Information about Application for Admission to the Master's Thesis defense: