Prosepective students

With about 15-20 graduates per year, Leipzig is one of the largest German institutes offering a full Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Meteorology. The Master's degree programme Meteorology is the only English-language degree programme in the German-speaking region.

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Courses of study

At our institute you can attend the Bachelor’s degree program Meteorologie and the English Master's degree program Meteorology. The special feature is the strong connection between teaching and research. Our courses are also open to non-students.

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Current students

Courses, module registrations, module exams, study documents. Here you find all information for a successful study at the Institute for Meteorology.

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It makes sense to start thinking about what happens next while you’re still at university.

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The Leipzig Institute for Meteorology has ERASMUS+ cooperation agreements with Stockholms Universitet, Universitet I Bergen, Helsingin Yliopisto and Universitdade de Lisboa. We show you your way to a stay abroad.

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Study and Internships Abroad

A year or a semester abroad? Here you will find answers to questions about your studies or an internship abroad.

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Exchange students

Coming to our university as an exchange student? Find out what you need to take care of before and during your stay in Leipzig.

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Student advisory service

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Student advisory service

Do you have questions about your application and organising your studies? Get in touch with our students advisors.

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