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Microbiology and Biochemistry

University of Göttingen

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
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About

The international Microbiology and Biochemistry programme at the University of Göttingen provides research-oriented, interdisciplinary training in microbiology, genetics, molecular and cell biology, biochemistry and structural biology on the highest levels. The innovative framework ensures rapid progress from intensive course training to participation in research projects.

Overview

Why to study

The Master’s Microbiology and Biochemistry programme at the University of Göttingen is held in the English language and comprises the subject areas:

  • General and applied microbiology
  • Genetics and eukaryotic microbiology
  • Cell and molecular biology of plant-microbe-interactions
  • Structural Biochemistry
  • Biochemistry and Biophysics
  • Enzyme catalysis and biological chemistry

The lectures with introductory methods courses and consecutive individual research projects convey special knowledge of microbiology as well as on current issues in molecular biology and biochemistry. State-of-the-art-techniques and a variety of bacterial, fungal and plant model organisms are used to answer current questions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General and applied microbiology
  • Molecular genetics and microbial cell biology 
  • Cellular and molecular biology of plant-microbe interactions
  • Structural biochemistry
  • Biochemistry and Biophysics 
  • Enzyme catalysis and biological chemistry 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

Partially taught in English, Partially taught in German

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Language requirements

  • Excellent knowledge of English (certified); knowledge of German language is required.

Admission Qualification

  • Bachelor degree in a related field of study (6 semester)
  • Proof of proficiency in English at least of C1 level (e.g. UniCert III, IELTS Band 6)
  • Proof of proficiency in German at least of B2 level (or B1 level with additional obligatory German courses while working on your degree)

Tuition Fee

  • International

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

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

Semester contribution fee: 355 euro

Funding

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Microbiology and Biochemistry
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University of Göttingen

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