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University of Münster


M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Bioengineering, Biology
English & German
Winter semester: 31 May/15 Jul
Summer semester: 30 Nov/15 Jan
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
directly at the University
Study mode:
On campus

Course Description

Most of the courses are offered in English.


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) of a course of study with a biological or scientific orientation.

Minimum standard period of study: 6 semesters.
Required ECTS credits: 180.

Proof of the required scientific basic, methodological, and specialist knowledge of the biological and natural sciences.

GPA Rate 2.30
GPA Comment

A final grade of at least 2.3.

Language Requirements

Additional information:
For applicants who have not obtained their university entrance qualification at a German-speaking institution, further admission requirements are proof of sufficient knowledge of German or English language for active participation in the courses in accordance with the study and examination regulations applicable to the respective course. Proof of German language skills is provided in accordance with the provisions of the DSH examination regulations of the Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität. The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is usually used to prove sufficient English language skills. The proof is not required for applicants whose mother tongue is German or English. No further information provided by the university.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
local admission restriction
Admission Test/Interview:
directly at the University
Application Fee:

Application Documents

The following documents must be uploaded to the student secretariat together with the online application:

  1. Completed application form.
  2. Proof of university entrance qualification.
  3. Bachelor certificate (if there is no final certificate yet, a preliminary certificate must be attached).
  4. Proof of completed studies and examinations (e.g. transcript of records).
  5. A letter of motivation.
  6. Resume.
  7. If applicable, evidence of additional qualifications relevant to the master's degree (e.g. job references, additional qualifications, relevant internships).
  8. Proof of sufficient knowledge of the German language (if a study qualification was not acquired at a German-speaking institution). See language requirements.

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website