Course of study
Biology - Master's Programme
You want to apply for a Master's Programme in Biology.
Most important points
- The study course is admission free.
- Application for beginning students is possible in winter semester.
- First day of application: June 1st 2020
- Application deadline: September 30th 2020
- Application: Click here
Special admission requirements
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification in Biology or from prior studies in a closely related field.
English Language Proficiency see admissions regulations
You can proof your English language proficiency with the following language certificates:
- Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) Level B2
- if applicants are native speaker or they have university entrance qualification or a university degree obtained in English
- on average minimum of 10 points in English language in the last two school years (not older than 4 years)
German Language Proficiency
You can proof your German language proficiency with the following language certificates:
- DSH: Deutsche Sprachprüfung für den Hochschulzugang (Level 2)
- TestDaF: Test – Deutsch als Fremdsprache (with level 4 in all four areas)
- Zugangsordnung Biology M.Sc. [pdf]
- Admissions regulations Biology M.Sc. (unofficial translation) [pdf]
- Ordnung fast track Programme [pdf]
Fees and tuition
Normal fees and tuition, see more details .
With a first degree from Germany you need to apply online from June 1st 2020 until September 30th 2020 for the beginning of Wintersemester 2020/2021.
For open-admission Master's degree programmes it is strongly recommended to submit their applications as early as possible before 15.07. If the supporting documents are submitted after this date but before the standard application deadlines, your application can only be processed at the start of the lecture period in the new semester. This may result serious problems (German document).
For the online application please have your personal data and your university degree from Germany on hand. Another option is to use your transcript of records with the total amount of your credit points and overall average grade of your studies.
At the end of the online application you get the document Bewerbungsantrag to print out. Please send this document signed with all other mentioned documents to the University of Oldenburg.
Your documents need to be at the University of Oldenburg until September 30th 2020.