Master's Programme Molecular Life Sciences


The School of Biology and Pharmacy of the Friedrich Schiller University in Jena offers the master's programme Molecular Life Sciences (MLS). The programme includes research-oriented courses focusing on molecular genetics, developmental biology, and cell biology in both, plants and animals. The course language is English.

The programme is organised in close collaboration between the Friedrich Schiller University and non-university research institutions in Jena; it aims to educate highly competitive scientists for basic and applied research in academia and industry.


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A successful completion of the two-year programme will lead to the award of a master's degree (MSc) in Molecular Life Sciences.


Programme start in winter term only.

Application deadline: May 31