FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg

Geosciences: Palaeobiology

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Geosciences, Biology
M.Sc.
Degree
English
English only
Language
Winter semester:  15 Jul
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Duration
Free
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Winter semester
Application:
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent).

GPA Rate 2.50
GPA Comment

An average grade of 2.5 is required for entry for home students. International students are reviewed by individual cases.

Language Requirements


The following certificates are recognised as proof of your language proficience.

languageEnglish
CERF English
min B2
Cambridge
min B2 First (FCE)
IELTS
min 5.5
TOEFL CBT
min 210
TOEFL iBT
min 80
TOEFL pBT
min 547
LCCI Certificates
min Level 2 grades “Merit” and “Distinction” + Level 3 grades “Pass”
Telc English B2-C1 University
min B2
TOEIC
min 785
UNIcert
min II
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines



Applications are open from:
Winter semester:January 15 (German)January 15 (EU)January 15 (Non EU)
Summer semester:

Application Procedure & Selection


Admission test/interview:
None
Application:
directly at University
Application Fee:
none

Application Documents


The application requires:

  1. CV.
  2. School Leaving Certificates  (Abitur, A Levels, IB, etc.).
  3. Bachelor’s Degree Certificate or a Transcript of Records.
  4. Letter of motivation (not required for the Master’s in GeoThermics/GeoEnergy), containing information on the following topics:
    • Previous education (in particular, geoscience education).
    • What are your expectations and aspirations for the program.
    • Choices of first and second major subjects.

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website