Faculty of BiosciencesMolecular Biosciences – Master

The Molecular Biosciences degree programme provides students with an opportunity to continue their  academic careers in their chosen field of Biosciences.

Facts & Formalities

DegreeMaster of Science
Type of programmeConsecutive
Start of programmeWinter semester only
Standard period of study4 semesters
Language(s) of instructionEnglish
Fees and contributions171.75 € / Semester
Application procedureConsecutive master’s programmes with admission restriction
Application deadlinesInformation about deadlines can be obtained after you have put together a degree program.
Can be completed entirely in EnglishYes

Course Content

The Molecular Biosciences degree programme provides students with an opportunity to continue their  academic careers in their chosen field of Biosciences. Students may select a major in the following subjects:

  • Neuroscience 
  • Molecular and Cellular Biology 
  • Cancer Biology 
  • Infectious Diseases 
  • Developmental and Stem Cell Biology 
  • Molecular Plant Sciences 
  • Systems Biology 

Each major is designed to provide a comprehensive, yet focused, education in the most exciting fields of modern biological research.

Course Structure

Each major represents a particular area of research at Heidelberg University. The objective is to provide students with intensive education, training, and support, with a strong emphasis on original research, laying the groundwork for optimal entry into the Faculty’s graduate programmes.