GEOMAR supports the education of future marine scientists in close cooperation with the University of Kiel

Bachelor curricula include: "Physics of the Earth System: Meteorology - Ozeanography - Geophysics" (in German) and the internationally oriented Master courses "Climate Physics: Meteorology and Physical Oceanography" and "Biological Oceanography" (held in English). 

Students in other courses of study at the University of Kiel can choose marine science classes as subsidiary subjects. GEOMAR also offers seminars and classes in Marine Geosciences and Geophysics.

Furthermore the Integrated School of Ocean Sciences of the excellence cluster "The Future Ocean" offers interdisciplinary courses for graduate students.

In addition, GEOMAR offers international programmes in cooperation with other universities (HOSSTGAME).