The FLOODmaster Study Program

international platform of education on integrated flood risk management in accordance with EU-IP FLOODsite. Consistent conceptual basics and didactical approaches enable participants with different professional and cultural background to take part.
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Project partnerS

The following partners have already supported the FLOODmaster study program during its project stage in designing and operating the teaching units as well as the excursions:

Universities (national)

  • TU Dresden, Chair of Hydrology and Meteorology
  • TU Dresden, Chair of Hydraulic Engineering
  • Universität Stuttgart, Chair of Hydrology and Geohydrology
  • TU Braunschweig, Leichtweiß-Institute for Hydraulic Engineering
  • Universität Karlsruhe (TH), Institute for Water and Waters Development
  • Universität Kiel, Geographical Institute

Universities (international)

  • University of Padova, Italy
  • Delft University of Technology, Faculty of Civil Engineering, The Netherlands
  • University of Pisa, Department of Civil Engineering, Italy
  • United Nations University, Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS)

Research institutes (national)

  • Leibniz Institute of Ecological and Regional Development, Dresden
  • Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research, Leipzig Centre for Environmental Research, Leipzig-Halle GmbH

Governmental (national)

  • Federal Institute of Hydrology
  • Federal Office of Civil Protection and Disaster Assistance
  • Federal Waterways and Shipping Administration
  • German Meteorological Service (DWD), Meteorological Observatorium Lindenberg

Governmental (regional)

  • Saxon Ministry for Enviroment and Agriculture
  • Saxon State Agency for Environment, Agriculture and Geology, Saxon Flood Center
  • Saxon Dam Authority
  • Federal Environmental Agency, Brandenburg
  • Bavarian State Agency for Forest and Forestry
  • Struktur- und Genehmigungsdirektion Nord/Süd, Rheinland-Pfalz
  • Landesamt für Umwelt, Wasserwirtschaft und Gewerbeaufsicht, Rheinland-Pfalz
  • Federal Agency for Environment, Civil Engineering and Trade, Rheinland-Pfalz
  • Bioshere Reservate „Niedersächsische Elbtalaue“, Lower Saxony

Governmental (local)

  • City of Dresden, Environmental Agency
  • City of Hamburg: Agency for Streets, Bridges and Waters
  • City of Cologne, Flood Prevention Center
  • City of Hitzacker
  • City of Rhinow, Fire Brigade

Institutions (international)

  • HR Wallingford, UK
  • International Commissions for the Protection of the Rhine (ICPR) and the Elbe River (ICPER)
  • Federal Agencys Povodí Labe and Povodí Vltavy, Czech Republic
  • DHI Hydroinform a.s., Czech Republic
  • Hungarian Ministry for Environment and Water Management, Hungary
  • Environment and Water Directorate of the Upper-Tisza Region, Hungary
  • Romanian Waters, Apele Romana, Romania


  • Munich Re, München
  • Deutsche Rück
  • Sächsische Wiederaufbaubank
  • hydro & meteo GmbH&Co.KG, Lübeck
  • PlanEVAL, München

Project Cooperation

EU - Integrated Project FLOODsite - Integrated Flood Risk Analysis and Management Methodologies

The FLOODmaster study program as a funded project:
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Funding No.: 0330680
Life time: 01.10.2004 - 31.12.2009