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Friedrich Schiller University Jena

Jena

Biochemistry

Subjects: Biochemistry,Biology,Chemistry

M.Sc. | Master of Science

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

💶  Cost per Semester
272 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
No information
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
No information

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
31.05.

Course description

Students in the M.Sc. Biochemistry program will deepen their understanding of biochemistry and molecular biology. They will master methodical approaches to analyze biomolecules and cellular functions at the molecular level. The curriculum emphasizes bioinformatics, biophysics, chemistry, molecular biology, and cell biology. By integrating these disciplines, students will gain practical skills and theoretical knowledge. They will learn to apply bioinformatics tools to interpret biological data. In biophysics, they will explore the physical principles governing biomolecular interactions. Chemistry will provide insights into the chemical properties and reactions of biomolecules. Molecular biology will cover the mechanisms of gene expression and regulation. Cell biology will focus on the structure and function of cells. This comprehensive approach ensures that graduates are well-prepared for careers in research, industry, and academia. They will be equipped to tackle complex biological questions and contribute to advancements in science. The program fosters a supportive and inclusive learning environment, encouraging students to collaborate and innovate.

Program Information

Study Location Jena
Start Semester Winter
Study Form Part-time
Study Type Postgraduate
Teaching Language English
Dual No
Remote No
Application Fee non-EU No information
Study Length 4 Semesters
Tuition Fees per Semester No information
Cost per Semester 272 EUR
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⏱️ Application Start Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Start Winter
01.04.

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
31.05.

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Language Requirements

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IELTS No information
Cambridge (CAE) No information
TOEFL IBT No information

This master's programme requires the following language proficiency: good proficiency in English (a direct proof by certificate is not compulsory)

Qualification Requirements

For this master's programme you need a subject-specific undergraduate degree (minimum 6 semesters/180 ECTS-Credits) or an equivalent degree that contains knowledge in molecular disciplines (Biochemistry, Genetics, Cell Biology) of at least 60 credits (ECTS). ​The overall grade (CGPA) of such a degree must be GOOD or better (German and US systems: 1.9). Candidates with final grades between 1.9 and 2.3 (German grading) who meet the general academic requirements, might be admitted when their application documents show a particular eligibility for the programme.

Document Requirements

CV Motivation letter University entrance qualification certificate Previous university degrees earned Detailed transcript of records Proof of relevant work experience Proof of subject-specific practical experience Proof of language proficiency

Application Process

Acceptance Interview No
Acceptance local admission restrictions Not restricted
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