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Biology - Microbial and Plant Biotechnology

Technical University of Kaiserslautern

24 months
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About

Biology - Microbial and Plant Biotechnology from Technical University of Kaiserslautern provides a deepened, scientifically founded education in the biotechnological use of microorganisms and plants.

Overview

Biology - Microbial and Plant Biotechnology from Technical University of Kaiserslautern provides the foundation for applied research topics that are studied in the groups involved in this specialisation, namely: Infection mechanisms of bacterial and fungal pathogens of man and plants, and their resistance mechanisms against antimicrobial drugs; potential and optimization of microorganisms for the synthesis of a multitude of useful compounds; mechanisms of crop plants to achieve high yields and tolerance against abiotic and biotic stress factors; strategies to improve crop yield and quality, as well as stress resistance. 

Students at Biology - Microbial and Plant Biotechnology from Technical University of Kaiserslautern will:

  • acquire knowledge in the molecular biology of pro- and eukaryotic cells, 
  • learn modern methods in their investigation and genetic manipulation.
  • become familiar with the concepts of systems biology and bioinformatics, and their practical application.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Molecular Biotechnology
  • Protein Biophysics
  • Plant Pathology
  • Genetics, Genomics and Epigenetics
  • Molecular Microbiology
  • Plant Acclimation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology or related field
  • Subject-specific scientific knowledge
  • Proficiency in English

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
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  • National

    Free
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    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.

At TUK you pay the so-called social contribution per semester of EUR 245,23.

Living costs for Kaiserslautern

630 - 1000 EUR /month
Living costs

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Funding

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