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Biochemistry

Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU) Munich

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
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About

The Faculty for Chemistry and Pharmacy und the Faculty for Biology at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU) Munich offer an advanced program of study in Biochemistry. 

Overview

Key facts

Admission to these programs requires a bachelor of science in either chemistry and biochemistry, biology and biochemistry or biochemistry. The Master of Science in Biochemistry at Ludwig-Maximilians-University (LMU) Munich and the diplom in biochemistry are equivalent. 

Students in the master's program acquire advanced specialized knowledge in their field which enables them to conduct independent research in the field of biochemistry and related applications and embark on multidisciplinary careers.

Programme Structure

  • Chemistry, biochemistry, and pharmacy are at the core of modern science. Research into chemical and biochemical processes at molecular level and the advance into the field of nanometry form the basis of the life and material sciences. 
  • Rising to today’s challenges, the faculty engages in the latest fields of research and is well represented in special research projects and joint ventures. In tune with the demands of science and industry, the faculty offers a wide range of subjects, including its biochemistry program, and confers internationally recognized degrees (bachelor, master).

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor degree in Biochemistry, Chemistry or Biology or a closely related field in natural science. The Bachelor curriculum should include practical courses in Biochemistry, Cell Biology, Chemistry or related fields. 
  • In addition, an entrance exam must be taken. Passing the entrance exam allows acceptance into the program. 
  • The entrance exam is mandatory for all applicants and can only be taken in Munich at the Gene Center at the specified date. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

While there is no tuition for standard programs, all students are required to pay a fee of €129,40 for student services.

Funding

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