Master's Degrees in Medicine & Health in Germany

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Studying Medicine & Health

Medicine and health prepares professionals who can prevent, diagnose, treat and tend to the healing process of human and animal patients. The general academic area of medicine and health includes sub-disciplines such as biomedicine, health management, nursing, nutrition, pharmacy, or veterinary medicine.

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Studying in Germany

Universities in Germany are famous for excellent education, not only in engineering. German degrees are recognized all around the world and have a strong international focus. Various scholarships and special support for international students are available.

69 Medicine & Health Master's degrees in Germany

Preparation Course Fulda Pre-Study

Are you planning to study in Hochschule Fulda but need a bit of extra preparation? The Fulda Pre-Study programme from Hochschule Fulda - University of Applied Sciences is a special introductory semester for international applicants. It gives international students time to adjust to and learn about the German university system while learning German and making new friends. 

International Programmes
M.Sc. Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Technology is a leading growth sector in national and global markets. Innovations are still ahead for many key technologies in the field (e.g. physiological and technical control loops, medical imaging, or assisted minimally invasive surgery). Globalization of markets and a strong customer orientation create excellent employment and career chances.

M.Sc. Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

The master degree programme Pharmaceutical Biotechnology is a consecutive course of studies, building upon a bachelor degree programme in Biotechnology. The aim is a stronger weighting on pharmaceutical products and processes considering the demands of the industry, especially in production and development, to the qualification of the graduates. 

M.Sc. Bioanalytical and Pharmaceutical Analysis

Are you interested in modern analytical procedures in the field of medicine, pharmacy, environment and forensics? Would you like to secure excellent opportunities on the labor market with an international master's degree? Then apply for the International Master's Program Bio- and Pharmaceutical Analysis.

School of Chemistry, Biology & Pharmacy
M.Sc. Oral Implantology

The Master’s Degree Program ‘Master in Oral Implantology’ (MOI) is designed for the general dentist who has already taken the first step towards the field of implantology. You have already placed implants and now want to develop your practical skills and build up solid, scientific knowledge in order to provide safe, appropriate and efficient treatments. 

Masters programs in English
M.Sc. Biomedical Technologies

The Biomedical Technologies programme is offered at the University of Tübingen. The international master´s program of Biomedical Technologies with an english spoken curriculum started in 2013.

M.Sc. Optical Sciences

The Optical Sciences comprise the study of the propagation and detection of light and its interaction with matter. Discoveries in optics have had a profound influence on the development of modern science and the forefront of technology, as demonstrated by more than 20 optics-related Nobel prizes between 1907 and 2014.

MBA and Engineering Life Science Management

The Life Science Management study programme at HTW Berlin will provide you with comprehensive, industry-specific knowledge and prepare you for a management position in the life science industry.

M.Sc. Esthetic Dentistry

The MED program is designed for the general dentist who has already taken the first step towards the field of esthetic dentistry. It aims to qualify students for demanding synoptic treatment options by enhancing their methodological and manual skills as well as increasing their awareness for the importance of objective evaluation of esthetic cases. 

Masters programs in English
M.Sc. Medical Systems Engineering

Based on the Bachelor knowledge of engineering and natural sciences the programme offers in depth studies of Medical Systems Engineering, in particular Medical Technology and Biotechnology and Medical Informatics. Additionally it comprises general courses in Medical Science, Neuroscience and legal issues.

M.Sc. Medical Informatics

Medical Informatics scientists have been trained since 1972 in the context of cooperation between the universities of Heidelberg and Heilbronn. The course is recognised as being one of the best of its kind at an international level.

Medizinische Fakultät Heidelberg
M.Sc. Translational Medical Research

The Translational Medical Research programme is offered at the University of Heidelberg. The Master of Science in Translational Medical Research (MSc TMR) programme systematically provides students having a medical or bioscience background with the knowledge and skills necessary to participate in the frontier of translational medical research.

Medizinische Fakultät Mannheim
M.Sc. Biochemistry

The international Master's program Biochemistry at Freie Universität Berlin is offered to students from Germany and abroad and is entirely held in English. Capitalizing on the city’s unique research landscape consisting of several universities and of research institutes from the Max-Planck, Helmholtz and Leibniz Societies, we offer a vigorous biochemical training in all modern areas of biochemistry.

Fachbereich Biologie, Chemie, Pharmazie
M.Sc. Biochemistry

The 2-year Master program in Biochemistry offers a research-oriented education in the two specializations "Molecular Life Sciences" and "Molecular Oncology". Selected top students will be offered a "fast-track" option to start a PhD thesis at the Graduate School of Life Sciences (University of Würzburg) after 3 semesters of MSc studies.

M.Sc. Medical Informatics

The health system is characterized by a high IT infiltration - most clinical, nursing and therapeutic processes are supported by digital network documentation systems that are used by professionals involved in all these treatment processes.

M.Sc. Double Master's in Health Economics and Management

The Double Master's Programme in Health Economics and Management gives students the opportunity to benefit from the expertise of two top-ranking universities. The Double Master's in Health Economics and Management programme is offered at University of Cologne.

Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
M.A. Sports Medical Training / Clinical Exercise Physiology

The theoretical teaching offer is supplemented by a range of traditional and modern sporting activities and offers courses that handle the development of teaching and learning processes. The programme offers the possibility to focus on special sports medicine and training science themes, and to collect and reflect on practical experience systematically. 

Master programs in German and English
M.Sc. Advanced Nursing Practice

We are pleased to present our new consecutive Master degree course in Advanced Nursing Practice (ANP). This consecutive Master course in clinical care is aimed at graduates of care-related Bachelor degree courses. It is a specialist continuation of care courses such as Care Dual, and will equip course graduates to meet increased and specialised professional requirements in the practice of care. 

M.Sc. Medical Biometry/ Biostatistics

To plan and conduct medical research projects successfully, biometricians need not only methodological skills but also a sound knowledge of medicine and various other fields, plus the ability to collate these skills efficiently. Worldwide there is a very large demand for academically trained biometricians, a demand that cannot be satisfied in Germany at present for lack of appropriate basic training courses. 

Medizinische Fakultät Heidelberg
M.Sc. Medical Diagnostic Technologies

Medical Diagnostic Technologies is a multidisciplinary Master's programme which makes use of new laboratory and analysis techniques for medical diagnostics. Medical diagnostics profits on a continual basis from new findings and technologies deriving from the classic natural sciences.

M.A. Health and Society in South Asia

The Master of Arts Health and Society in South Asia (MAHASSA) offered by the University of Heidelberg is a two-year degree with a focus on Medical Anthropology and South Asian Studies. It is integrated with the curriculum of the South Asia Institute, one of the worlds leading centers of interdisciplinary research and teaching on South Asia.

South Asia Institute
M.Sc. Pharmaceutical Medicine

The study course is divided into 19 Study Units, taught in block seminars. The block seminars will take place once a month on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Each Study Unit concludes with an exam. In addition the students have to write a master thesis and to pass the oral examination. 

Medizinische Fakultät
M.Sc. Health Economics

The Health Economics programme is offered at the University of Heidelberg. The major aim of the program is to provide first-class training in theoretical foundations and practical applications of health economic methods needed for decision-making, policy-making and development and research in health and health care, within the context of the ethical principles of society.

M.Sc. Molecular Medicine

The master’s program in Molecular Medicine is a two-year, fully accredited, that accepts not more than 20 students each year and is conducted entirely in English. The program is international in that approximately half of each new class of students come from outside of Germany. So far in the program students have been admitted from over 30 countries and from all continents.

Fachbereich Biologie, Chemie, Pharmazie
M.Sc. International Health

The Master of Science in International Health (MScIH) offered at the University of Heidelberg focuses on poverty-related health problems in low and middle income countries.

Institut für Public Health
M.Sc. Medical Life Sciences

Medical Life Sciences is looking for well-informed, motivated Bachelors graduated from life sciences and related programmes (biology, microbiology, molecular biology/biotechnology, biochemistry, molecular medicine) who want to pursue a career in biomedical research.*

Institute of Clinical Molecular Biology
M.Sc. Clinical Medical Physics

The Clinical Medical Physics programme is offered at the University of Heidelberg. This double degree programme is offered by the Faculty of Medicine Heidelberg (UHD) and the Faculty of Physics Universidad Pontificia Católica de Chile (PUC).

M.Sc. Molecular Medicine

The overall objective is an in-depth education of molecular and cellular basics in the operation of the human organ system as well as pathogenesis and therapy of human diseases. One focus of the education will be in the fields of drug research, cardiovascular research and oncology/immunology. 

Master programs in German and English
M.B.A. International Healthcare Management

The International Healthcare Management MBA programme at SRH Hochschule Berlin prepares participants for management challenges in the international healthcare sector. Based upon comprehensive economic knowledge, the curriculum is tailor-made for professionals working in the pharmaceutical industry, hospitals, clinics, special care institutions and the public health system 

M.Sc. Molecular Medicine

The English-language Master's degree programme in Molecular Medicine at Georg-August-Universität Göttingen is directed at highly motivated students from home and abroad who are interested in the subject. The prerequisite is a Bachelor's degree with a focus on either natural sciences or molecular medicine.

Faculty of Medicine
M.Sc. Digital Health

The progressive digitalization of the medical field will continue to dramatically alter the health care landscape in the years to come. Technical innovations in the fields of hardware and software will allow more personalized prevention, more precise diagnoses, and more tailored therapies - which will mean better healthcare and lower costs in the long run. 

Faculty of Digital Engineering
M.Sc. Health Economics

The Master’s programme comprises 120 ECTS credit points and is laid out for a standard full-time study period of four semesters.

Faculty of Management, Economics and Social Sciences
M.A. International Health Care Management

During your Master studies in International Health Care Management at the IUBH University of Applied Sciences you not only learn about strategic decision-making factors but also with the complex processes of health management, and acquire all the essential know-how required for taking on a responsible position in the health industry.

Master Programmes
M.A. Humanitarian Action

This degree programme is unique, because the Master’s degree programme Humanitarian Action is a Joint European Master’s Degree that provides an excellent inter-university and interdisciplinary academic qualification for people who are working or wish to work in the field of humanitarian action.

M.Sc. Cerebrovascular Medicine

The Center for Stroke Research Berlin (CSB) aims to improve conditions for the translation of findings from basic research into clinical research and clinical practice in the area of stroke. With the Master of Science in Cerebrovascular Medicine, the CSB is closing an important gap: The lack of experts who combine core competencies both types of research. 

Master's Programmes
M.Sc. Physical Biology of Cells and Cell Interactions

The two-year Master's program Physical Biology of Cells and Cell Interactions is research-oriented and educates students in modern concepts and methods of cell biology and physical biology. Scientific questions in the fields of cell biology and physical biology will be combined with developmental biology, cellular structure biology, bioinformatics, biochemistry, immunology.

Master programs in German and English
M.Sc. Medical Education (MME)

The course is patterned on international models and involves a number of highly qualified colleagues, in some cases from outside the University. To ensure that the required standards are maintained, the course will be subject from the outset to an evaluation process involving an international advisory group.

Medizinische Fakultät Heidelberg
M.Sc. Online in Advanced Oncology

The Master of Science in Advanced Oncology at the University of Ulm is an online course that focuses on the aspects of patient management and treatment procedure, standardisation and performance in clinical trials in the field of cancer combating. The Master’s programme offers courses in cellular and molecular biology, the principles of therapy, epidemiology, biometry and ethical aspects.

Medical Faculty
M.Sc. Advanced Oncology

The Advanced Oncology programme is offered at the University of Ulm. The Master Online Program Advanced Oncology is developed for working physicians and scientists. The concept "modulated time schedule" allows a temporal and local flexibility in arranging the workload. Further, a specific support-system and tutoring program will help you to organize your learning time and effort.

Masters Programmes in English
M.Sc. Molecular Medicine

The Master in Molecular Medicine at University of Ulm is the ideal postgraduate programme for students who have obtained a bachelor degree in a life science subject, such as biochemistry, biomedical science, human biology, molecular biology, molecular biotechnology, molecular life science, or molecular medicine.

Masters Programmes in English
M.B.A. Medical Devices and Healthcare Management

The interdisciplinary technologies of medical engineering, health sciences, and the entire healthcare sector already impact many aspects of life. These areas provide expanding markets and technologies for the future – with great potential for development and innovation.The medical engineering and health industries are therefore calling for more internationally focused management abilities.

M.Sc. Health Sciences

The M.Sc. in Health Sciences is a four-semester, research-oriented master programme. The department of Health Sciences collaborates with local, national and international partners alike.Participants will be trained for research as well as managerial positions in the growing field of public health and health care, in both public and private settings. 

M.Sc. FOKUS Life Sciences

Available research topics for the Master program as well as for the subsequent PhD are clustered in the sections of Biomedicine, Integrative Biology, Infection and Immunity, and Neuroscience, comprising more than 170 research groups.

Graduate School of Life Sciences
M.Sc. Medical Neurosciences

The MSc program provides a structured education in basic neuroscience to medical students and trains students of the life sciences in medical topics and approaches concerning the central and peripheral nervous system. Besides in depth theoretical training, the MSc program emphasizes state-of-the art practical lab experience, preparing graduates for continued research as PhD students. 

Master's Programmes
M.Sc. International Graduate Program Medical Neurosciences

MedNeuro's rigorous and comprehensive Master program provides a structured education in basic neuroscience to medical students and trains students of the life sciences in medical topics and approaches concerning the central and peripheral nervous system.

Gemeinsame Masterprogramme mehrerer Hochschulen mit Beteiligung der Freien Universität Berlin
M.Sc. Pharmaceutical Sciences

Pharmaceutical Sciences is an innovative degree program in the field of life sciences with a focus on modern pharmaceutical research, which is currently offered only at the LMU Munich in Germany. In an excellent scientific environment, the Bachelor / Master program prepares students for research and development in the pharmaceutical industry or at scientific institutions.

Fakultät für Chemie und Pharmazie
M.Sc. Infection Biology

Infections rank among the major causes of mortality and morbidity worldwide and confront society with major public health challenges. The Universität zu Lübeck and the Research Center Borstel jointly offer this master degree program to prepare students to independently work in basic and applied research on human pathogens.