Biomedical Informatics and Data Sciencepart time degree programmes for professionals, distance studies

  • Master of Science


  • 4 semesters

    Standard period of study (amount)

  • Mannheim


  • expired (Germans and inhabitants)

Overview and admission

Study Type


Admission semester

Winter Semester only

Area of study
  • Human Biology, Biomedicine
  • Bioinformatics
  • Medical Informatics
  • Human Medicine

Medicine, Computer Science, Medical Informatics, Biomedical Data Science, Management

Target group

This postgraduate Master's degree is aimed at working graduates of medical informatics, medical documentation, computer science, bioinformatics, medicine, and natural and life sciences from a medical environment who want to work as experts in individualised patient care as well as in supporting medical and biomedical research. Who intend to take on management tasks in a leadership function in the future or who want to gain further academic qualifications (e.g. doctorate).


The degree will provide you with an overview and fundamental understanding of issues and trends in advancing individualised patient care and supporting biomedical research and its impact on organisations. They deal with current and relevant concepts, methods, techniques and tools of biomedical informatics and data science in a specialised and scientifically sound way. They acquire new knowledge and are enabled to apply it practically and evidence-based in solving complex problems as well as in the context of patient care. In addition, you will deepen and expand your methodological skills in the area of management & social skills. In the degree course, you will continue to develop your professional attitude towards the subject and will be prepared to contribute to the further development of the field in science and practice and to take on strategic and leadership tasks in the health care sector in the future.

Admission modus

Local admission restriction

Admission requirements (Link)

Admission requirements

First university degree in medical informatics, medical documentation, computer science, bioinformatics, medicine or natural and life sciences from a medical-related field and at least 1 year of study-related work experience

Lecture period
  • 26.09.2023 - 19.01.2024
  • 01.03.2024 - 31.08.2024

Application deadlines

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


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

    Partial deadline until 15.05 or earlier!

Tuition fee


17,900.00 EUR / total

Fees (Link)

Languages of instruction

Main language


DAAD - Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst - German Academic Exchange Service