Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg

Integrative Neuroscience

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Neurosciences
M.Sc.
Degree
40
No. of places
English
English only
Language
Winter semester:  15 Mar
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Duration
Free
Tuition fees (per semester)
Starting
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Application:
Uni-Assist
Study mode:
On campus

Requirements


Qualification Requirements


Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent, completed or about to be completed) in a relevant field (physics, biology, medicine, mathematics, experimental psychology, and others). Students with other degrees and with a sufficient number of courses in biology, physics, inorganic and organic chemistry, and calculus may be considered on an individual basis.

In addition to a strong academic background, we expect future students to document (by past qualifications, activities, or achievements described in the “Statement of Purpose” and “Curriculum vitae”):

  1. Particular affinity to neuroscientific research.
  2. Particular intellectual abilities.
  3. Other important personal characteristics (relevant to a research career).

 

Language Requirements


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

languageEnglish
Cambridge
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
IELTS
min 6.5
TOEFL CBT
min 213
TOEFL iBT
min 79
UNIcert
min III
UNIcert
min IV
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
English native speakers are exempt from providing proof of language proficiency.

Application & Admission


Application Deadlines



Applications are open from:
Winter semester: January 01 (German)January 01 (EU)January 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester:

Application Procedure & Selection


Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
None
No. of places available:
40
Application:
Uni-Assist
Application Fee:
75 € for the first application, 30 € for each additional

Application Documents


Your application consists of the following documents:

  1. Cover letter with statement of purpose (< 500 words). Please explain as clearly as possible why you wish to study neuroscience in Magdeburg.
  2. Curriculum vitae (one page).
  3. Authenticated copy of the academic transcript with grades (transcript of records, Studienbuch).
  4. Authenticated copy of the degree certificate (if already available).
  5. Proof of Englisch proficiency (see language requirements).
  6. Optional letters of recommendation (at most two).

Further Information


For more information please check the

Course Website