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University of Duisburg Essen


Environmental Toxicology

Subjects: Environmental Toxicology,Toxicology,Science

M.Sc. | Master of Science

⏳  Duration
4 Semesters
🔠 Teaching Language
💶  Application Fee non-EU
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💶  Cost per Semester
346 EUR

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

Course description

The University of Duisburg-Essen has been offering the Environmental Toxicology (EnviTox) Master Degree Program since 2010. This interdisciplinary course provides in-depth knowledge on the chemical properties of xenobiotics and other human-made substances. Students learn about their interactions with the biosphere, methods for their detection and monitoring, and the legal aspects surrounding these issues. EnviTox covers a range of subjects, including Biology, Chemistry, and Environmental Sciences. The program is designed for those with a Bachelor Degree in fields like biology, chemistry, or ecology. If you have a background in these areas, you are encouraged to apply. The curriculum is structured to give you a comprehensive understanding of how these substances affect the environment. You'll gain practical skills in monitoring and detecting pollutants, and you'll also explore the legal frameworks that govern environmental protection. This program aims to equip you with the expertise needed to address complex environmental challenges. By joining EnviTox, you become part of a community dedicated to making a positive impact on the environment. The program fosters an atmosphere of trust and inclusivity, ensuring that all students feel supported in their academic journey.

Program Information

Study Location Essen
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 346 EUR
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⏱️ Application Deadline Winter

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Language Requirements

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An English certification of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages ​​(CEFR) with a level of at least B2 is expected. For admission, TOEFL (internet based test) with a score of at least 100 or IELTS with a score of at least 6.5 is required.

Qualification Requirements

The formal requirements to apply for the EnviTox Master's program include: A University degree (BSc, MSc, University Diploma (eg Universitätsdiplom), State Examination (eg Staatsexamen)) in Biology, Chemistry, Water Science or Environmental Sciences in the Natural Science domain or a degree from a University of Professional Education (eg BSc, MSc, Diploma (Fachhochschuldiplom, HBO diploma) in one of the above mentioned study programs. The Grade Average Point of the above mentioned degree should be at least 66. At least 15 credits in two of the following three areas of expertise: Biology Chemistry Environmental Sciences A practical bachelor thesis relevant to the field of Environmental Toxicology.

Application Process

Acceptance Interview No
Acceptance local admission restrictions Not restricted
Application directly at the University
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