The Graduate School of Life Sciences is an inter-departmental graduate school in the life sciences funded by the German Excellence Initiative since 2006. »
Research and teaching of the GSLS spans the entire spectrum of the life sciences from the molecular to the organismic and ecosystem level. »
The GSLS offers a doctoral program in English, an integrated international master program starting winter term 2012/2013, as well as support throughout the postdoctoral phase. »
Applying to the Graduate School of Life Sciences. »
Applying to the MSc Life Sciences
To be admitted to the MSc FOKUS Life Sciences, candidates are expected to have completed a BSc program in biology or similar training in a specific field of the life sciences (e.g. biophysics, biochemistry, biotechnology, pharmacology, pharmacy or similar).
Candidates should have excellent theoretical knowledge, want to enter research and a doctoral thesis project as quickly as possible without omitting the MSc degree, are willing and able to take a high work load, want to study in a highly international class of peers with English as the language of instruction, and are keen on working in an interdisciplinary environment.
Applying to the international MSc FOKUS Life Sciences is possible from January 15th to March 15th each year. Please see our website
for more information.