Studying at the
KIT-Department of Civil Engineering, Geo and Environmental Sciences

The KIT-Department of Civil Engineering, Geo and Environmental Sciences (BGU) comprises the departments of Civil Engineering, Geosciences, Spatial Sciences as well as Geodesy and Geoinformatics. The study programs can be assigned to the Civil Engineering and Geosciences. In addition, some of them can also be assigned to the Environmental Sciences due to their strong reference to the environment.

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Interested in studying?

Information for all who are interested in studying at our KIT-Department.

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Study programs

Information on the study programs offered by our KIT-Department.

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Advice and service

News, contact to Study Program Service BGU and study advisors as well as documents for students and employees of our KIT-Department.


Answers and information about general questions about studying at KIT can be found on the pages of the KIT Student Service.

You are an international student and interested in studying at KIT or a KIT student who is interested in a stay abroad? Then the International Students Office is at your disposal.


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Für den Studiengangservice Bau-Geo-Umwelt suchen wir ab sofort eine studentische Hilfskraft (m/w/d) für 10 bis 15h/Monat.

Sie unterstützen uns bei unserer Arbeit, wie z. B. der Bearbeitung unserer Webseiten oder der Erstellung von Prozessen. Darüber hinaus helfen Sie mit bei verschiedenenen Veranstaltungen wie der Campus- oder Studieninformationstag mit. Weitere Infos finden Sie in der vollständigen Stellenausschreibung.

Orientation period for first-year students from October 16 to 20, 2023

One week before the lectures start, the orientation period takes place for all first-year students. These days will provide information to give you some clarity for the first year of study and offer the opportunity to make new contacts with fellow students. You can find more information on the websites of our student representatives.

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Promotional award for students „Young Engineers Award“, participation deadline: 28.02.23

The Young Engineers Award honors outstanding bachelor's and master's theses by civil engineering students in Baden-Württemberg.

Students and graduates whose bachelor's or master's degree was completed no more than one year ago at the time of submission and was awarded the grade "very good" or who are nominated for the prize by the head of the study program or the supervising professor are eligible to enter.

Works can be submitted until 29.02.2024.


more information (in German)