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Friedrich Schiller University Jena

Jena

Microbiology

Subjects: Microbiology,Biology,Science

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

The Master of Science in Microbiology is a comprehensive scientific-biological study program. It emphasizes fundamental research with a special focus on the vast diversity within Microbiology. This includes the study of phylogeny, physiology, and the cell and molecular biology of organisms from all three domains of life. The program is interdisciplinary, incorporating modules at renowned external research institutes. These include the Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology (Hans Knöll Institute) and the Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology. Additionally, the program collaborates with key biotechnology corporations. Students will delve into various study subjects, gaining a deep understanding of the intricate details of microbial life. The curriculum is designed to provide a robust foundation in both theoretical knowledge and practical skills, preparing graduates for a range of careers in research, industry, and beyond.

Program Information

Study Location Jena
Start Semester Winter
Study Form Full-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

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

This master's programme requires the following language proficiency: good English language proficiency (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, containing knowledge in Microbiology of at least 15 credits (ECTS) and practical research methods. ​The overall grade (CGPA) of the bachelor's degree must be GOOD or better (German and US systems: 2.5).

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 Specific document: Preparatory Training for Master's Applicants

Application Process

Acceptance Interview No
Acceptance local admission restrictions Not restricted
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