Application & Admission

‘Urban Transformation’ is a one-year, English-taught master’s program (60 CP). It starts each summer as well as winter semester. In order to be accepted at our School you should fulfill the following requirements:

• completion of or enrollment in a Bachelor’s program in Spatial Planning, Urban Planning or other related disciplines
• restricted admission based on the final grade
• proof of sufficient proficiency in English (native language, diploma of an English-taught Bachelor’s or Master’s program, TOEFL)

Application schedule

Application deadline for winter semester: 15.07.
Start winter semester: 01.10.
Application deadline for summer semester: 15.01.
Start summer semester: 01.04.

Course offerings

We encourage all of our international students to take part in German-language courses at TU Dortmund University. They are available for all registered students.

Tuition fees

TU Dortmund University is a public institution. The tuition fees for one semester are around EUR 280 and include a public transport ticket for North-Rhine Westphalia.

How to apply?

You can apply online on the school's website. Just click on the button down below this section.

Additional information

T: +49 (0) 231 755 6458

In case, you would like to know more about the status of your application, please use the contact form of 'Referat Internationales'. You can find it on: