Geothermieanlage auf IslandIsland

Aims of teaching in the field of geothermal energy:

  • Deeper understanding of geological, geochemical and geophysical processes
  • Basic competences in economics and energy resources
  • Further qualifications: Reservoir engineering, high-enthalpy systems, exploration, licensing practice, storage technology

High level of internationality:

  • Lectures in English language
  • Theses within the scope of international projects
  • Presentation of theses at the "European Geothermal Workshop

Reference to science and practice:

  • Early introduction to scientific working and thinking methods
  • Integration of bachelor, project and master theses into ongoing research projects
  • Insights into challenges and opportunities of industrial applications
  • Support of internships and theses in and with industry
Island Exkursion 2019
Iceland excursion 2019

"A song of ice and fire" is not only the book title on which the famous series "Game of Thrones" is based on. It also precisely describes the force of nature that shapes the landscape of Iceland. In 2019, 24 master students of the Applied Geosciences went to Iceland to experience this extraordinary island and its huge geothermal potential.