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University of Kassel


M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Nanosciences, Materials Science, Biology
English & German
Winter semester: 15 Jul/15 Sep
Summer semester: 15 Jan/15 Mar
Application Deadlines
2 Years (starting: Both semesters)
Tuition Fees (per semester)
Both semesters
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in nanosciences, or a related subject.

Minimum standard period of study: 6 semesters.

The professional profile of the degree must meet the requirements of the master's degree program in nanoscience. In particular, sufficient basic knowledge in the three scientific disciplines of chemistry, physics, and biology as well as in-depth knowledge and practical skills in at least two of these three disciplines must be demonstrated. If the applicant does not have the prerequisites for admission to the master's program, the examination board can grant the admission on condition that the missing knowledge up to the master's thesis can be demonstrated by successfully completing certain modules of up to 30 credits.

Language Requirements

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

CEFR English
min B2
min B2 First (FCE)
min 5.5
min 72
min Level 3
Telc English B2-C1 University
min B2
min 785
Specification: Listening: 400; Reading: 385.
min II
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
English language knowledge can also be proven by school certificates that prove the foreign language for at least 5 years until the degree that entitles you to enter university [the final grade, if applicable the average grade of the last two years, must be at least the German grade 4 (sufficient) or 5 points], at least one year of teaching at a secondary educational institution (e.g. university) in which the language to be demonstrated is the primary language of instruction, proof of a successfully completed language course provided a certificate of completion has been issued (level B2), or College English Test (CET, volume-6). No information regarding German language skills.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Applications are open from:
Winter semester:May 15 (German)March 01 (EU)March 01 (Non EU)
Summer semester:December 01 (German)September 01 (EU)September 01 (Non EU)
In 48 hours free webinar
How to apply via uni-assist

Application Procedure & Selection

Admission Test/Interview:
Application Fee:

€ 75 for the first application, € 30 for each additional

Application Documents

Please make sure to add the following documents to your application:

  1. The school certificate that entitles you to study at a university in your home country.
  2. Applicants from China, Mongolia or Vietnam have to provide an APS certificate.
  3. The degree of your current university.
  4. Transcript of records including the grades of your prior and/or current studies at a university.
  5. Certificates of English language skills (see language requirements).
  6. Please make sure to hand in two sets of your documents at uni-assist: 1st authenticated copies in the original language, 2nd authenticated copies in a translated version (German or English). Please make sure to not hand in original documents since they will not be returned to you.

Uploaded documents at uni-assist will not be taken into consideration until the complete application set is send via postal mail.


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Further Information

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Course Website