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University of Ulm

Ulm

Biology

Subjects: Biology,Science,Life Sciences,Science

M.Sc. | Master of Science

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

💶  Cost per Semester
162 EUR

💶  Tuition Fees per Semester
1,500 EUR
⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
No information

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
15.03.

Course description

The English-language, research-oriented master's degree program in biology at the University of Ulm offers top-notch training. This program focuses on understanding complex biological systems and mastering advanced methods and techniques. Students delve into various study subjects, gaining expertise in areas like molecular biology, genetics, and ecology. The curriculum is designed to equip students with the skills needed to tackle intricate biological questions and apply cutting-edge scientific methods. The study program emphasizes hands-on experience and practical knowledge. Students engage in laboratory work, field studies, and research projects, ensuring they are well-prepared for careers in biology. The University of Ulm fosters an inclusive and supportive learning environment. Faculty members are dedicated to helping students succeed, providing guidance and mentorship throughout the program. By the end of the master's degree, graduates are well-versed in the latest biological research and techniques. They are ready to contribute to scientific advancements and address real-world biological challenges.

Program Information

Study Location Ulm
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 1,500 EUR
Cost per Semester 162 EUR
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⏱️ Application Start Summer
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⏱️ Application Deadline Summer
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⏱️ Application Start Winter
01.02.

⏱️ Application Deadline Winter
15.03.

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Language Requirements

CEFR B2
IELTS 5.5
Cambridge (CAE) No information
TOEFL IBT 72

University degree in a degree program with only English as the language of instruction 5.5 points or better in the International English Language Testing System (IELTS, IELTS Academic (IELTS online), IELTS Indicator with simultaneous indication of the score and CEFR level, the higher language proficiency level stated will be recognized First Certificate in English (FCE), Certificate in English Language Skills (CELS) Vantage or Business English Certificate (BEC) Vantage Cambridge exam English for Speakers of Other Languages ​​(ESOL) (Cambridge University) 400 (listening), 385 (reading), 160 (speaking) and 150 (writing) points or better in the Test of English for International Communication (TOEIC) 72 points or better in the Test of English as a Foreign Language internet-based (TOEFL iBT or TOEFL iBT home edition) Level II at UNIcert® PTE Academic, with a score of 59 or better GER B 2 level or higher shown on the university entrance qualification. A language proficiency level that is partially at GER B 2 level and lower will not be recognized a university entrance qualification with proof of language acquisition in the last 2 years with at least 5 points each. Proof of language skills required for the respective course of study must be provided at the time of enrollment at the latest. Exception: For the Master Cognitive Systems, the required language skills must already be available at the time of application. Enrollment without the required language certificate is not possible.

Qualification Requirements

Bachelor's degree or at least an equivalent degree at the level of at least three years of study at a university, university of applied sciences, cooperative university or at a recognized foreign university in the biology or biochemistry course or in a related or subject-specific course of study with examination results that are proven by a) an academic final examination with a bachelor's degree with an overall grade of 2.5 or better or, if no degree is yet available, b) the examination results completed by the application deadline with an average grade of 2.8 or better. Basic competencies in the areas of cell biology, physiology, ecology and molecular biology including microbiology and genetics (laboratory technical expertise), to be demonstrated through appropriate modules or courses from the bachelor's or equivalent degree program or through the successfully completed preparatory course for English-language master's programs at the University of Ulm or through equivalent skills English language skills at level B2 GER (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages)

Document Requirements

Bachelor's certificate and Bachelor's certificate with final grade as well as an overview of subjects and grades / Transcript of Records with credit points / Diploma Supplement (if available) If you do not yet have a university degree: an overview of subjects and grades/transcript of records issued by the university with the total credit points achieved by the application deadline and the provisional average grade Form for additional subject-specific information Proof of basic competencies in the areas of cell biology, physiology, ecology and molecular biology including microbiology and genetics (laboratory technical expertise) Proof of English language skills at level B2 GER (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages If you have a university degree from China, India or Vietnam: APS certificate or APS certificate. For a foreign university degree: grading scale of the course of study with information about the lowest passing grade and maximum grade for the university degree, which can be proven on the bachelor's certificate/bachelor's certificate or on an official document from the university. If evidence and documents to be submitted are not in German or English, an official translation in German or English is also required For applicants who do not come from an EU country or the European Economic Area and have a German university entrance qualification (Abitur): Proof of university entrance qualification

Application Process

Acceptance Interview No
Acceptance local admission restrictions Not restricted
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