Molecular Life Sciences research in University of Bern is particularly strong in the fields of Host-Pathogen Interactions/Molecular Parasitology, RNA Biology and Membrane Biochemistry, but many other research projects exist and offer opportunities for students to do their MSc or PhD theses.
In the master curriculum, and in particular by preparing their master thesis, the students deepen and specialize their knowledge and skills in the area of molecular life sciences. A particular emphasis of the program is to involve the students actively in research projects. The degree of „Master of Science (M Sc) in Molecular Life Sciences“ can lead to an employment in industrial, governmental and research settings or to a further education, e.g. to PhD studies.
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- Biochemistry/Chemical Biology
- Cell and Molecular Biology
- Neuro-/Developmental Biology (jointly with University of Fribourg)
- Plant Physiology
- 18 months
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You can only apply after the regular closing date for applications if you do not require a visa for entering and residing in Switzerland.
DisciplinesChemistry Biology Molecular Sciences View 20 other Masters in Chemistry in Switzerland
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
Bachelor's degree from a Swiss university or an equivalent degree in one of the following branches of studies:
International897 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 897 EUR per year and a duration of 18 months.
EU/EEA708 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 708 EUR per year and a duration of 18 months.
- Regular tuition fee: CHF 750 per semester
- Non-Swiss students: CHF 950 per semester
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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