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Biotechnology

full time

  • Master of Science

    Master
    Degree

  • 3 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Bremerhaven

    Location

  • February 2023 (Germans and inhabitants)

    February 2023 (EU), December 2022 (Non-EU)

Overview and admission

Study Type

graduate

Admission semester

Summer and Winter Semester

Area of study
  • Biotechnology
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Marine Biology
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
Focus

Bioprocess Technology, Marine Biodiagnostics, Modern Microbiology, Biomolecules and Sequence Analysis, Genetic Engineering, Molecular Genetics, Marine Ecosystems and Resources, Marine Environmental Studies, Elemental Species Analysis, Bio-Analytics

Target group

Bachelor and Diploma graduates from a science-oriented degree programme, such as Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Food Technology, Maritime Technologies, with a focus on Biotechnology or Medicine

Admission modus

open admission

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

A minimum of one year of professional experience after completion of the first university degree is recommended. The minimum average grade of 2.7 to be proven increases by 0.3 for applicants who have demonstrably been in professional employment for at least two years after completing their first professional qualification. Applicants with a Bachelor's degree course of at least 180 ECTS points can be admitted in accordance with additional qualifications (see Section3 Admissions Regulations). Very good command of German and good command of English are also required and must be evidenced by official language certificates in cases where the applicant is not a German or English native speaker. English language skills are to be demonstrated at level B1 and German language skills at level C1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.

Lecture period
  • 11.04.2023 - 14.07.2023
  • 16.10.2023 - 02.02.2024

Application deadlines

Summer semester (2023)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    01.11.2022 - 15.02.2023

    The application period normally ends on 15.02.2023. If course places are still available, students can also apply and register later. Current information can be found on the website:

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    01.11.2022 - 15.02.2023

    The application period normally ends on 15.02.2023. If course places are still available, students can also apply and register later. Current information can be found on the website:

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

    01.11.2022 - 31.12.2022

    Application via uni-assist. More information at: www.uni-assist.de

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    01.11.2022 - 15.02.2023

    The application period normally ends on 15.02.2023. If course places are still available, students can also apply and register later. Current information can be found on the website:

Winter semester (2023/2024)
  • Application deadline for Germans and inhabitants

    15.04.2023 - 15.08.2023

    Application via.: If there are places on the course still available after the regular application period, applicants can also apply and enrol later. Current information can be found on the website:

  • Deadlines for International Students from the European Union

    15.04.2023 - 15.08.2023

    Application via.: If there are places on the course still available after the regular application period, applicants can also apply and enrol later. Current information can be found on the website:

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

    15.04.2023 - 30.06.2023

    Application via uni-assist. More information at: www.uni-assist.de

  • Enrollment deadline for Germans and foreign students

    15.04.2023 - 15.08.2023

    Application via.: If there are places on the course still available after the regular application period, applicants can also apply and enrol later. Current information can be found on the website:

Tuition fee

No tuition fees are charged. The semester fee, including student transport pass for the VBN network, is 343 euros in the winter semester 2022/2023.

Languages of instruction

Main language

German

Further languages

English

Student advisory service

Graduate contact

Hochschule Bremerhaven Immatrikulations- und Pr├╝fungsamt
Address
An der Karlstadt 8
27568
Bremerhaven
Tel:
0471 / 4823-125
Fax:
0471 / 4823-127
Email:
tschaller@hs-bremerhaven.de

Herr Tobias Schaller