International Master of Science (M.Sc.) program

Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) Region (REMENA)

Our application round for winter term 2020 with start of studies in Cairo (Egypt) or Monastir (Tunisia) is open! Deadline for online applications via uni-assist and receipt of all certified documents by uni-assist in Berlin is July 15, 2020! Classes are expected to start September 1, 2020. As we cannot foresee the development of COVID-19-caused travel and contact restrictions, REMENA courses might start online for some or for all students. It is highly recommended that you apply prior to June 15, 2020: To be ready in case classes can start on-site, it is highly recommended that you apply prior to June 15, 2020 to have enough time to complete all necessary steps of visa-procedures for Egypt or Tunisia, including possible quarantine measures. A limited number of partial scholarships is available under certain conditions, see Scholarships.

What we offer

  • double M.Sc. degree from two partner universities
  • living and learning in Germany and the MENA region
  • courses on advanced renewable energy and energy efficiency concepts and technologies
  • excursions to relevant institutions and companies
  • training in intercultural competencies

Our program structure

  • overall 24 months, 120 ECTS full-time program in English
  • program start in March in Kassel (only in 2019 start in April in Kassel) or in September in Cairo OR Monastir
  • one semester studies at Cairo University in Egypt AND/OR at the University of Monastir in Tunisia
  • one semester studies at the University of Kassel in Germany
  • possible exchange semester with the University of Sfax in Tunisia
  • 6 months Master project with an institution or company in Germany, the MENA region, etc.

Find more information about the international Master in renewable energy - REMENA - in our program description, the curriculum or in the modules section.

How to apply?

University of Kassel

Prof. Dr. sc. techn. Dirk Dahlhaus
Ms. Anke Aref, M.A.

Faculty of Electrical Engineering/Computer Science
Wilhelmshöher Allee 73
34121 Kassel

Phone: +49 561 804 6419


Cairo University

University of Monastir