SATEC - Master's in Satellite Technology


In winter semester 2024/2025, you have the option to begin SaTec studies at Würzburg. 

Application Deadline 
Application deadline for the academic year 2024/25: 15 March 2024.


You must submit the documents listed below

  1. Covering letter (including motivation)
  2. Certificates and degrees/diplomas of your education (duly signed and stamped copies)
  3. Transcripts of all completed courses (duly signed and stamped copies; JMU transcripts do not require verification).
  4. Proof of English language skills (IELTS or TOEFL or by another acknowledged certificate)
  5. Curriculum Vitae including a recent photograph of the applicant, academic records, research papers and professional experience
  6. Fully filled in application form from the International Office of the University of Würzburg from the link below. (This is applicable only for students not from Germany). Please ignore the deadline in the application form, the correct deadline will always be published on this webpage.
  • by email ( AND
  • by post to the address "Lehrstuhl Informatik 7 (SaTec), Am Hubland Campus Süd, University of Würzburg, 97074 Würzburg, Germany".


  1. Application Form from our International Office: Download PDF form here (Please note that the application deadline for SaTec is 15.03., and NOT 15.07. as mentioned in the application form of our international office)
  2. Details:

Important: Copies and scanned documents supporting your application must be stamped and signed by the issuing institution, or a notary public. Please follow the University of Würzburg guidelines when obtaining certified copies and/or translations of your documents. Documents should be in the original language, and in officially certified translations into English or German.

If your Diploma cannot meet the deadline outlined above, you may be admitted under certain conditions, provided that the Diploma is achieved by the 15th of September 2024 at the latest. An official document stating that you are likely to be awarded the degree by the start of the program must be sent in with your application. The document must be issued through and certified by a representative of the Academic Registrar's Office, the Examinations Office or equivalent of your institution. Certification from other staff members, such as faculty or university/college staff members, will not be accepted.

After submitting your application, please be patient - qualified candidates will be invited for a personal interview (mostly through an online service like Zoom). This interview will proceed as follows:

Task Approx. Duration Subject
Presentation  10 Minutes Previous research/Bachelor Thesis
Discussion 10 Minutes Related to the presentation
Interview 10 Minutes Space Technologies, Robotics