Selected top students of the Biochemistry programme of University of Würzburg will be offered a "fast-track" option to start a PhD thesis after 3 semesters of MSc studies.
You can choose between two specializations:
- Molecular Life Sciences
This program focuses on the structure and function of the molecules of life.
- Molecular Oncology
This specialization emphasizes the molecular and cellular study of human cancer. Lectures and practical courses are taught by molecular biologists and clinicians working in the field of tumor biology.
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- Molecular Oncology
- Clinical Oncology
- Life Cycle Of Proteins
- Macromolecular Crystallography
- Electron microscopy and image processing in structural biology
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- Applicants need to have a documented background in biochemistry and/or molecular biology.
- In addition, applicants need to have completed their BSc studies with a grade average of 2.5 or better according to the German system (non-German grades will be appropriately converted).
- Applicants who have not completed their BSc studies at the time of application can be provisionally admitted if, at the time of application, they have acquired the minimal number of credits listed above and they have acquired a total of 145 ECTS.
- Candidates fulfilling the conditions above will be evaluated in an oral 30-minute interview.
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
- Student contribution: 62,00 €
- Semester ticket: 80,70 €
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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Updated over a year ago
Check the official programme website for potential updates.