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Biocomputing

international course, full time

  • Master of Science

    Master
    Degree

  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Berlin

    Location

  • expired (Germans and inhabitants)

    expired (EU), expired (Non-EU)

Overview and admission

Study Type

graduate

Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
Bioinformatics
Focus

Biological and biochemical networks, Biological and biophysical modelling, Storage and analysis of genome and proteome data, Analysis and visualization of biological mass data

Admission modus

selection by the HEI

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

German professional qualification or equivalent foreign academic degree from a university degree course lasting at least six semesters; English language skills of level B2 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) Knowledge of Informatics /bioinformatics of at least 25 credit points (CP). At least 10 CP achieved in modules in which knowledge of an imperative programming language, e.g. C/C++, Java or Python, has been acquired and at least 10 CP in modules in which knowledge of algorithms has been acquired; Knowledge of mathematics/statistics amounting to at least 25 CP. Of these, at least 10 CP must have been achieved in the areas of analysis / linear algebra and at least 10 CP in the area of statistics. Knowledge of biology/chemistry/biochemistry amounting to at least 25 CP. Of these, at least 10 CP must have been earned in the area of biochemistry / molecular biology / genetics.

Lecture period
  • 14.04.2020 - 18.07.2020
  • 17.10.2022 - 18.02.2023

Application deadlines

Summer semester (2020)
  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    Expired

  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union

    Expired

  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    Expired

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    Expired (Universitywide deadline)

    See application deadlines

Winter semester (2022/2023)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    Expired

    For teaching master’s separate application deadlines apply.

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    Expired

    For teaching master’s separate application deadlines apply.

  • Deadlines for international students from countries that are not members of the European Union

    Expired

    For teaching master’s separate application deadlines apply.

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    Expired (Universitywide deadline)

    See application deadlines

Languages of instruction

Main language

German

Further languages

English

International office

Abteilung Internationales

Student advisory service

Zentraleinrichtung Studienberatung und Psychologische Beratung

Graduate contact

Fachbereich Mathematik und Informatik Institut für Informatik
Address
Königin-Luise-Str. 24-26
14195
Berlin
Tel:
030 / 83875336
Fax:
030 / 83875336
Email:
bioinf@math.fu-berlin.de