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Full time April MSc 2 years

About the course

Medical Life Sciences is an English-taught two-year Master’s programme in molecular disease research and bridges the gap between the sciences and medical studies. You learn clinical research from scratch, how to investigate diseases both in ancient and contemporary populations, how to translate research results into prevention, diagnosis and therapies of diseases.

From the basics of medical science to lab experiments for the Master’s thesis, scientific training takes first priority. Experimental work in state-of-the-art research labs is essential in Medical Life Sciences; clinical internships, data analysis, lectures, seminars and electives complement the Medical Life Sciences curriculum.

Evolutionary biology will train you in thinking from cause to consequence. Molecular paleopathology

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Entry Requirements

Medical Life Sciences always starts in the summer semester (April) and is limited to 25 places/year. There is a two-stage ability assessment in place. To apply, students need to have a Bachelor degree in a discipline as e.g. biology, molecular biology, biomedicine, biochemistry, archeological/forensic sciences. A very good knowledge of English is as essential as a sound basic knowledge of molecular biology. Please check requirements on View Website. Early application deadline for international students: 30 September (to make visa acqusition possible). Application deadline for remaining places: 31 January (not suitable for students needing a visa).


One-time university enrolment fee 55 EUR (as of April 2020) if placement is offered and accepted when enrolling at Kiel University
Semester fee (including public transport semester pass) approx. 240 EUR (spring 2020).

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