"The focus of the Master program in Biomedical Sciences (MSc) lies on the biomedical field (see Curriculum). All courses and lectures are being taught in English, the course structures are strictly modular. All academic and examination results are quoted as credits according to the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS). Therefore an international recognition is assured."
Degree: Master of Science
Duration: 4 Semester
Accreditation: Reaccreditation by ASIIN (German Accreditation Association) until September 30, 2014
Admission Requirements: Bachelor's degree or equivalent in biological sciences, grade at least "good" (2.0). Proof of courses equivalent to 6 ECTS in the following topics: Molecular Biology/Genetics, Immunology, Microbiology, Human Biology, and Physiology. Proficiency in English (For international applicants: paper-Based TOEFL: minimum score of 550, Computer-based TOEFL: minimum score of 213, or Internet-based TOEFL: minimum score of 79. The original TOEFL score report has to be sent by ETS, our institution code is 7977.) Each application will be examined by the Admission Committee.
Start: Each Winter Term
Enrolment: Application (see below)
Fees: only semester fees, no tuition fees
Prospective students will have to apply through an online-based system. You will find the link to the online application system at the bottom of this page. The application deadline for international students from Non-EU countries is 15 May each year and for students from Germany and other EU-countries 15 September each year. Please keep in mind that applications which enter after the deadline, will not be considered.
Internal applicants should apply through the SIS.
Before you start entering your data in the online-application form, please make sure you have all documents required for application ready:
For the online-application, you will be required to perfom the following steps:
After the application deadline has expired, the admission committee will decide on the award of places. In case your application is approved (you will be informed by email) you will be required to send in your original application to us. Please note that all copies of documents you submit must be officially certified for authenticity with the originals. In case your documents have not been issued in either German or English, you will need to additionally submit officially certified translations into either English or German. If you have completed the TOEFL as evidence of sufficient English language skills, please have ETS (Educational Testing Service) send your certificate directly to us. You will need to inform them about our institute number, 7977. Only after the verification of your original application documents will we be able to confirm the unconditional offer of a place of study. You will receive more information on this process at the given time.
Application Link (English)
Application Link (German)
For additional information about the programme please follow the links in the box (top right).