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University of Potsdam

Potsdam

Ecology, Evolution and Conservation

Subjects: Ecology, Evolution and Conservation,Evolution,Conservation,Ecology

M.Sc. | Master of Science

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

💶  Cost per Semester
292 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
No information
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
15.02.

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
15.08.

Course description

The research-oriented master's program delves into organismic biology, focusing on "whole" organisms, their interactions, and their relationship with the abiotic environment. This program offers a broad spectrum of modules, from the theoretical foundations of ecology and evolution to practical applications in sustainability research and species protection. Courses within these modules include lectures, seminars, tutorials, and internships. They cover a wide array of topics, such as aquatic and vegetation ecology, animal ecology, biodiversity research, and molecular and organismic evolutionary biology. Scientific nature conservation is also a key area of study. Your training emphasizes a diverse range of methods, including laboratory work, field studies, and computer-aided modeling. Small teaching groups ensure early and personalized interaction with a diverse group of educators. This program not only imparts current knowledge in various specialized areas but also equips you with practical skills essential for your future career.

Program Information

Study Location Potsdam
Start Semester Summer, 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 292 EUR
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⏱️ Application Start Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
15.02.
⏱️ Application Start Winter
01.06.

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
15.08.

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Language Requirements

CEFR A2
IELTS No information
Cambridge (CAE) No information
TOEFL IBT No information

You must have English language skills at least at the B2 level and German language skills at least at the A2 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Qualification Requirements

Applying for a master’s degree generally requires you to hold an undergraduate degree, such as a bachelor’s degree. Your first degree should be in mathematics, biosciences or natural sciences, or in a scientifically oriented subject in environmental, agricultural, forestry or geosciences. You must have English language skills at least at the B2 level and German language skills at least at the A2 level of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

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