Welcome to the official website of

IMES is an interdisciplinary environmental study program covering different faculties, which has been established at the University of Cologne in 2003. The idea of this program is to enhance the handling of environmental problems and research on environmental issues by fostering multidisciplinary education and thinking. 

On our website you can find information about the program itself, applicational procedures, news and job opportunities. If you have any trouble finding your way round, please feel free to contact us.


Prof. Dr. Kirk W. Junker
Head of IMES Examination Committee

Chair of US American Law
University of Cologne
201 Aachener Street
50931 Cologne

+49 (0)221 470 89224


Stefan Grønnerud
IMES Academic Manager