Freie Universität Berlin

Pharmaceutical Research

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Pharmacy
English only
Winter semester:  31 May
Summer semester:  15 Jan
Application Deadlines
1 Year (starting: Both semesters)
Tuition fees (per semester)
Both semesters
Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Study mode:
On campus


Qualification Requirements

Previous Degree

Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) in pharmaceutical sciences, food chemistry, medicinal chemistry, human biology, veterinary medicine, medicine, or in a related natural sciences subject.

Minimum standard period of study: 8 semesters.
Required ECTS credits: 240.

Language Requirements

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

CERF English
min B2
min 5
min B2 First (FCE)
min 500
min 170
min 80
min II
min C1 Advanced (CAE)
min C2 Proficiency (CPE)
Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
Proof of language skills in English (level B2 CEFR) or equivalent level of knowledge corresponding to 6 years of high school English. Applicants are freed from proving ability in the German language.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

Applications are open from:
Winter semester:April 15 (German)April 15 (EU)April 15 (Non EU)
Summer semester:December 01 (German)December 01 (EU)December 01 (Non EU)

Special Deadline Case:
Winter semester: Only for higher semesters: July 1st - August 15th.
Summer semester: Only for higher semesters: January 1st - February 15th.
In 20 days free webinar
How to apply via Uni-assist

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
Application Fee:
75 ‚ā¨ for the first application, 30 ‚ā¨ for each additional

Application Documents

Please submit the following documents to uni-assist as officially certified copies via mail:

  1. Graduation certificate with a final grade (if you have completed your studies). If you are applying for a higher subject-specific semester, this document is stringently required.
  2. Official current transcript of records with a final grade.
  3. Official transcript of records for the master‚Äôs program and a current certificate of enrollment, only when applying for the higher subject-specific semesters.
  4. If applicable, a current certificate of enrollment, in case you are currently enrolled or have been enrolled at a German university/college after completing your first degree.
  5. Official translations of all certificates if issued in any language other than German or English, issued by sworn translators only or by an institution being entitled to translations for official purposes.
  6. Proof of English knowledge, if required for the chosen master’s program (see language requirements).
  7. Proof of other language knowledge, if required for the chosen master’s program (see language requirements).
  8. Sufficient knowledge of German, if required for the chosen master‚Äôs program (see language requirements).
  9. If applicable, additional study-related skills, if this is a selection criterion for the desired master‚Äôs program (please see the specific regulation on allocation of study placements).

Please check carefully, if you have sent all the required documents with your applicant number via mail to uni-assist in due time. If this is not the case, your application is incomplete and will be excluded from the admission procedure.

Further Information

For more information please check the

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