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The university is founded in 2003 through the merger of two universities and is the youngest university in Germany. It is ranked 190 in 2019’s Times Higher Education ranking. There are 11 departments with programs ranging from the humanities and social sciences over economics and business studies all the way to the engineering sciences and natural sciences. By far, most students are enrolled in engineering programs. The university’s motto is “Open-Minded” which refers both to the diversity and research made at the university. The yearly budget covers 483 million EUR and it is also well-known in the international scientific community. Almost 20% of the enrolled students are international students from 130 different countries.
The university has campuses in two cities in North Rhine Westphalia. Which has around 550.000 habitants. One of them has the most important steel production site in Europe and functions as a logistical center of Germany. It’s known for its large harbor on the Rhine river. The site of an old ironworks is now a park with trails and a ropes course.
The other city is known as “the shopping city” and was awarded the European Green Capital in 2017. The Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex has been transformed to house several museums. A heritage trail through the former colliery chronicles the city’s history of coal mining and steel production.
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|Degree Name: Master of Science
Application Fee: None
Application Time: All year
Previous German Knowledge: None
Language Preparation Cost: private
Language Preparation Duration: 2 Semesters
Program Duration: 4 Semesters
The consecutive, scientifically interdisciplinary Master’s program in Medical Biology is aimed at graduates of the Bachelor’s program in Medical Biology and at graduates of similar Bachelor’s programs.
A sound knowledge of biomedicine and modern molecular biological methods are required for this Master’s program.
The four semester study period is divided into a theoretical and a practical phase. After a short orientation an individual specialization with a high proportion of practical laboratory work takes place.
Students can choose from a variety of newly designed courses and complete their internships in modern, newly equipped internship and research laboratories. Internships and the final Master’s thesis, supervised working groups, provide students with an intensive insight into research.
The aim of the training is to qualify students to plan and carry out experiments independently, to assess the significance of different methods for their own questions, to familiarize themselves with new methods and subject areas independently, to apply and transfer existing knowledge and to formulate project goals independently. Graduates are thus just as well prepared for a possible entry into a doctorate as they are for professional life.
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2- Course Specific Eligibility- Requirements specificly for your selected program
75% marks or higher
B2 English knowledge
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