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Ludwig Maximilians University Munich

Munich

Plant Sciences

Subjects: Plant Sciences,Science

M.Sc. | Master of Science

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

💶  Cost per Semester
85 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
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Course description

The Faculty of Biology at LMU Munich offers a thorough two-year Master’s program in Plant Sciences, designed for biology graduates (B.Sc. in biology or equivalent). This program, held at the LMU Biocenter, bridges classical botanical disciplines with modern molecular techniques. It targets highly motivated, globally diverse researchers keen on understanding molecular and adaptation mechanisms, as well as plant evolution. The program, conducted in English, provides cutting-edge education in four key areas: “Plant Molecular Biology,” “Plant Cell Biology,” “Systematics,” and “Biotic Interactions of Plants.” Our goal is to equip students with the skills and knowledge needed to tackle future challenges in science-related careers within plant sciences. We aim to prepare our students comprehensively for their professional journeys, ensuring they are well-versed in both traditional and contemporary botanical studies. This program is ideal for those passionate about advancing their expertise in plant sciences and contributing to the field's evolution.

Program Information

Study Location Munich
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 85 EUR
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Language Requirements

CEFR B2
IELTS No information
Cambridge (CAE) No information
TOEFL IBT No information

You have proof that your proficiency in English is equal to a B2 level, as defined by the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), or proof of equivalent proficiency in English.

Qualification Requirements

You are eligible to apply for the Master of Science program in Plant Sciences if you fulfil all of the following requirements: Bachelor’s degree (in progress) You have successfully completed a bachelor's degree with a total of at least 180 ECTS credits (1 ECTS credit corresponds to 30 working hours) in biology or a related subject, e.g. bioinformatics, chemistry, biochemistry, biophysics, and agricultural biology. If you have not yet finished your bachelor´s degree, you are still egilible to apply for the master´s program when you submit a recent transcript of records showing an overview of finished courses. English proficiency You have proof that your proficiency in English is equal to a B2 level, as defined by the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), or proof of equivalent proficiency in English.

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