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 314.87 (subject to change) and includes a public transport ticket for North-Rhine Westphalia. Students can find go through the pdf  for the fees breakdown: 

Bear in at least , the semester fee can change from one term to the other. However, students will be notified by the Administration of any such changes.

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: