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Biodiversity, Evolution, Ecology

Subjects: Biodiversity, Evolution, Ecology,Evolution,Ecology,Biodiversity

M.Sc. | Master of Science

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
English, German
💶  Application Fee non-EU
No information

💶  Cost per Semester
311 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
31.05.

Course description

The Master's program in Biodiversity, Evolution, and Ecology is an English-language course designed to equip students with comprehensive knowledge and skills. This program prepares students for careers in both research and practical applications within the fields of biodiversity and ecological research. Students learn to professionally collect, evaluate, and interpret data related to evolution, ecology, and biodiversity. The program aims to provide a deep understanding of complex ecological and evolutionary processes. It covers theoretical foundations and introduces students to modern and classical research methods in biodiversity, ecology, and evolutionary biology. Additionally, the program includes curatorial elements at collection institutions or large-scale research facilities, offering a unique qualification opportunity. By the end of the program, students will have a solid grasp of the intricate dynamics of ecological and evolutionary systems, ready to contribute to the field with both theoretical knowledge and practical expertise.

Program Information

Study Location Berlin
Start Semester Winter
Study Form Full-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English, German
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 311 EUR
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⏱️ Application Start Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Start Winter
24.04.

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
31.05.

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Language certificate in English (level C1 CEFR) for applicants whose native language is not English and who have not obtained their university degree at an educational institution where English is the language of instruction. Proof of German language skills (level A1 CEFR) for applicants who obtained their degree at a foreign university or equivalent institution or in a non-German-speaking degree program

Qualification Requirements

In order to be admitted to the Master's program, applicants must prove that they meet the following requirements: first qualifying German university degree or equivalent foreign degree in biology, Geosciences, Horticulture, Forest Sciences, Agricultural Sciences, Bioinformatics, Veterinary Medicine or another natural science university degree with proof of modules with a total of at least 30 credit points from the field of Biodiversity, Ecology and Evolution in a quantitative and qualitative scope comparable to the Bachelor's degree program in Biology of the Department of Biology, Chemistry, Pharmacy of Freie Universität Berlin. Of these, at least 10 credit points should be practical experience in laboratory and/or field work Language certificate in English (level C1 CEFR) for applicants whose native language is not English and who have not obtained their university degree at an educational institution where English is the language of instruction. Proof of German language skills (level A1 CEFR) for applicants who obtained their degree at a foreign university or equivalent institution or in a non-German-speaking degree program

Document Requirements

graduation certificate (if you have completed your studies) If you are applying for a higher subject-specific semester, this document is stringently required. official current transcript of records official transcript of records for the master’s program and a current certificate of enrollment if applicable, current certificate of enrollment official translations of all certificates if issued in any language other than German or English proof of English knowledge if applicable, additional study-related skills

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