M.Sc. On Campus

Molecular Biosciences

Heidelberg University

24 months
3000 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The Molecular Biosciences degree programme at the Heidelberg University provides students with an opportunity to continue their academic careers in their chosen field of Biosciences.


The objective of the Molecular Biosciences degree programme at the Heidelberg University is to provide students with intensive education, training, and support, with a strong emphasis on original research, laying the groundwork for optimal entry into the Faculty’s graduate programmes.


Molecular biologists typically pursue careers

  • in research institutes, e.g. for natural sciences or medicine 
  • at universities  
  • in the chemical and pharmaceutical industry 
  • in environmental agencies 

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Cancer Biology 
  • Developmental and Stem Cell Biology 
  • Infectious Diseases 
  • Molecular and Cellular Biology 
  • Molecular Plant Sciences 
  • Neuroscience 
  • Systems Biology 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal statement
  • Proof of language proficiency
  • Certificate of the undergraduate degree programme
  • Certificate of enrolment from the most-recently attended university
  • Students applying for a transfer or change of institution from a non-German university must also submit: a certificate of transferable grades from the relevant subject area
  • Proof of sufficient financing for completion of the course of study. This does not apply for applications from EU/EEA member states and applicants with a German university entrance qualification

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    3000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1500 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA- Fees and contributions: 171.80 € / Semester

Living costs for Heidelberg

922 - 1397 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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