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.
- 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).
- 24 months
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DisciplinesChemistry Biology Biochemistry View 59 other Masters in Chemistry in Germany
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- 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.
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
In practice, Ludwig-Maximilians-University charges a solidary fee of approx. Euro 150 per semester.
Living costs for München
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.