M.Sc. Water Science and Engineering

Welcome to the webpage of the Master's Degree Program 'Water Science and Engineering'!

The Master's degree programme Water Science & Engineering offers an interdisciplinary, research-oriented education at the interface of water-related engineering and natural sciences. Graduates are able to independently develop strategies and technical solutions for the sustainable management of water resources. In addition to advanced fundamentals, one of four profiles can be selected in the specialisation area:

  • Water Technologies & Urban Water Cycle
  • Fluid Mechanics & Hydraulic Engineering
  • Environmental System Dynamics & Management
  • Water Resources Engineering


EESC puts water on the EU agenda with first concrete Blue Deal proposals

In response to the pressing challenges posed by scarce water resources, pollution, aging infrastructure, climate change, as well as a fragmented approach to water policies at EU level, the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) is leading the way with a comprehensive set of recommendations for a sustainable water policy for Europe.

Application M.Sc. Water Science and EngineeringGabi Zachmann, KIT


The deadline for applications for winter semester 2024/25 is 15th June 2024!


Students from KIT visiting the Linach reservoirIWG/IfH, KIT
Whitsun Excursion 2023 - Water Resources Management in Baden-Württemberg

KIT students visited various water infrastructures in Baden-Württemberg during the Whitsun excursion, such as the Linach reservoir (picture), Kleine Kinzig, and Lake Constance water supply.

Interview with Dr. Isabella SchalkoKIT
Interview with Dr. Isabella Schalko

Isabllella Schalko explains her research in the hydraulics lab of KIT.