Application is open
The online application for studies starting in autumn 2022 is now open. The deadline to apply is 5 Jan 2022 at 15:00 (UTC+2).
Why are microbes the most important group of organisms on our planet?

How to solve fundamental environmental problems? How is knowledge of microbiology applied in medicine and industry, or in food production? What research techniques are used to study viruses, bacteria and other microbes?

In the Master's Programme in Microbiology and Microbial Biotechnology (MMB), you find answers to these and many other important questions. You learn about the global significance of microbes as processors of life and the environment. You will gain the potential and the tools for the development of new innovations in microbial biotechnological applications.

Find out more about the programme structure, content and courses from the link below.

Basic information
Scope of studies and length 120 ECTS credits, 2 years
Degree level Master
Language English
Tuition fee per year (only non-EU/EEA citizens) 18 000 EUR
Application period Begins: 01 Dec 2021 at 08:00 (UCT+2) Ends: 05 Jan 2022 at 15:00 (UCT+2)
How to apply

The quick guide gives you a general overview of the application process and how to apply. Make sure that you meet the admission requirements, prepare your documents in advance and apply when applications are open.

Please note that there is only one intake per academic year. The online application form is open only during the application period. The admission requirements for the programme can be found in Studyinfo.

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