Universität Hamburg

Polar and Marine Sciences (POMOR)

M.Sc. (Master of Science)
Subjects: Biology
No. of places
English only
Not specified
Application Deadlines
2 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) preferably in the natural sciences.

Language Requirements

Does the university recognize "other equivalent language certificates"? no information provided by university

Additional information:
It is essential that your English language skills are good enough for you to undertake an intensive and challenging academic course that is taught and examined in English. As a result you will be asked to meet a specific English language requirement. An international/national certificate or a written confirmation from your university about your English proficiency (min. upper intermediate) is a must.

Application & Admission

Application Deadlines

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

Application Procedure & Selection

Mode of admission:
local admission restriction
Admission test/interview:
No. of places available:
directly at University
Application Fee:

Application Documents

Needed documents:

  1. Personal application.
  2. ID.
  3. 2 Photographs 3*4 cm.
  4. Degree certificate.
  5. Medical attest, if applicable.

Non-Russian citizens need as well:

  1. Legalized degree certificate with supplement.
  2. Certified translation of the degree certificate.
  3. A copy of the Russian visa (purpose: study at the SPbU).
  4. A copy of the migration card.
  5. A signed copy of the ¬ęRules of Stay in the Russian Federation for Non-Russian Citizens¬Ľ.

Non-Russian citizens applying for state-funded study places have to submit the following documents:

  1. Application for admission to an educational program of the appropriate level in the format established by the Admissions Committee (filled in upon registration for the Personal Account).
  2. A questionnaire for your participation in the competition filled in block letters and provided with a color photo.
  3. A copy of your ID (your passport should be valid for at least 18 months after the beginning of the planned study period).
  4. A medical certificate on the absence of contraindication against studying.
  5. A medical certificate on the absence of the HIV virus and AIDS.
  6. The original or a copy of your degree certificate with supplements.
  7. 4 Photographs 3*4 cm.

Further Information

For more information please check the

Course Website