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University of Göttingen

Molecular Mediсinе

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Biology, Molecular Biology, Molecular Medicine, Molecular Sciences, Medicine
English only
Winter semester: 30 May
Application Deadlines
1.5 Years (starting: Winter semester)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Winter semester
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction 
directly at University
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in the molecular medicine course of study or in a closely related subject area.

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

Eligibility will be considered proven by applicants who have not yet completed a course of studies at the time of application but have acquired at least 150 credits in a relevant bachelor degree program or in an equivalent degree program.

The requirement for subject relevance of the undergraduate degree is the proof of at least the following components:

  • Accomplishments in life sciences totaling at least 90 credits, or
  • Accomplishments in natural science totaling at least 120 сrеdits.

Language Requirements

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

CEFR English
min C1
min 6
min 80
min 550
min Level 4
min 750
min III
[min C1 Advanced (CAE)]
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
Specification: At least B.
min C2 Proficiency (CPE)
Specification: At least C.
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? yes

Additional information:
English language knowledge can also be proven by at least a two-year period of studies or professional work in an English speaking country within the last three years before the receipt of the application for admission, or successful completion of a degree program held in English. Successful completion of the mentioned tests may not be more than three years before the receipt of the application for admission. It is not necessary to prove German language skills.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Application Procedure & Selection

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


Application Documents

The following documents should be enclosed with the admissions application and personally signed:

  1. The diploma or diplomas, including the Diploma supplement and the transcript of records, of the candidate in the form of certified copies or certified German or English translations if the originals are not in English or German; if a diploma is not yet available, a certificate of the achievements, the credits and the average grade must be submitted.
  2. A personal data sheet written in English with a convincing description of the educational career with a photograph.
  3. A certificate of sufficient knowledge of the English language (see language requirements).
  4. A statement as to whether the applicant has successfully, unsuccessfully or not yet completed a master degree program.
  5. A written description which identifies the applicant's motivation for enrolling in the master degree program "Molecular Medicine" and his or her interest in research.

Applications that are not submitted complete, or in due form and time, will be excluded from the further procedure. The submitted documents are retained by the university.

If a prospective student establishes that they are disadvantaged in the selection procedure with respect to other applicants due to disability, a suitable compensation of disadvantage is to be granted by the Selection Committee upon applicatiοn.


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Further Information

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