Goethe University Frankfurt

Interdisciplinary Neuroscience

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Neurosciences
English only
Winter semester: 15 Mar
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
without admission restriction
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) in a biomedical, bioscientific, or psychological study program, or in another natural science/maths study program.

Required ECTS credits: 180.

In case the required degree has not been awarded by the time of application, you can still apply if you provide:

  • Proof of matriculation.
  • A detailed certificate of the present status of your studies and the anticipated date of completion of the bachelor program.
  • In addition, you must have achieved at least 130 credit points in the bachelor program (referring to a bachelor's degree with a total number of 180 CP).

The bachelor’s thesis must be finished or almost finished. Provisional admission is valid for 6 months.

Language Requirements

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

CEFR English
min B2
min 87
min 5.5
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
English language knowledge can also be proven by a certificate confirming satisfactory knowledge of English based on a Bachelor thesis written in English issued from the faculties of “Biological Science”, “Psychology and Sports”, “Medicine” or “Biochemistry, Chemistry and Pharmacy” of the Goethe-University. Native English speakers are exempt from providing proof.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Applications are open from:
Winter semester:January 01 (German)January 01 (EU)January 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester:
Spring semester:
In 11 days free webinar
How to apply via uni-assist

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of Admission:
without admission restriction
Admission Test/Interview:
Application Fee:
free of charge

Application Documents

Documents to be submitted:

  1. If you are not already enrolled at Goethe-University Frankfurt: university entrance qualification (e.g. A-Levels).
  2. Bachelor’s degree certificate (incl. transcript of records).
  3. If the Bachelor's degree has not yet been completed:
    1. A transcript of records or equivalent document listing the content of the study program and average grade.
    2. Proof of matriculation.
    3. A detailed certificate of the present status of your studies and the anticipated date of completion of the bachelor program.
  4. Letter of motivation.
  5. Proof of English language skills.
  6. Declaration of examination claim.
  7. APS certificate for applicants from Vietnam, China, and Mongolia (original).

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website