Molecular Medicine Master

Application for the winter semester: 15 March to 15 May.                                                               Please note that the online application is only available in this period.

Applications and pertaininig documents which are sent to Ulm University by e-mail will not be accepted. Please send your application and required documents in paper form by regular mail. They have been received Ulm University no later than the last day of the application period.

Entrance Requirements Master's Programme in Molecular Medicine

Entrance requirements are:

  • Proof of a bachelor's degree with examination results in the study course Molecular Medicine or another programme with essentially the same content awarded at any German or foreign higher education institution, or any qualification which is recognised as equivalent after completion of a minimum of three years of study.

    Examination results are documented through one of the following criteria
    • bachelor´s degree with an overall grade of 2.5 or better,
      or if no degree has yet been awarded, through
    • an average grade of 2.7 or better in examinations taken by the date of the application.

  • Proof of an adequate command of English at level C 1 of Common European Framework of Reference for Language (CEF). This proof may be
    • 7.0 points or more in the International English Language Testing System (IELTS),
    • Certificate in Advanced English or Certificate of Proficiency in English in the Cambridge exam,
    • 701 points or more in the Test of English for International Communication (TOEIC),
    • 100 points or more in the Test of English as a Foreign Language internet-based (TOEFL iBT),
    • level III or level IV of the UNIcert,
    • CEF C1 - level or higher, shown e.g. on higher education entrance qualification.

The selection takes place in two-steps.

As the first step, applicants take a subject-specific academic aptitude test (Test) pre-selecting candidates for an interview.

As the second step, the pre-selected candidates are interviewed; the decision on admission is based on this interview.

Required Documents Master's Programme in Molecular Medicine

The following documents must be attached to the online application:

  • Application form
  • Data view
  • Copy of the bachelor's degree in molecular medicine or another programme with essentially the same content, and a transcript of records of the examinations taken during the bachelor's programme with average grade of your bachelor's degree
  • If the bachelor's degree has not yet been granted: copy of transcript of records of all programme achievements and examination results obtained in the course of studies with average grade by the date of the application
  • Grading system of your studies abroad indicating the minimum grade required for passing the bachelor's degree as well as the highest grade possible. If this information is not given in the degree certificate/transcript, it must be provided separately in an official document or letter
  • Copy of official translation of the documents into English or German (if the originals are not in German or English)
  • Proof of an adequate command of English: level C 1 (CEF); this can be 7.0 points or more in the International English Language Testing System (IELTS), Certificate in Advanced English or Certificate of Proficiency in English in the Cambridge Exam, 701 points or more in the test of English for International Communication (TOEIC), 100 points or more in the Test of English as a Foreign Language internet-based (TOEFL iBT), level III or level IV of the UNIcert, CEF C 1 - level or higher, shown e.g. on higher education entrance qualification.
  • In case of exceptional hardship: evidence of exceptional hardship (detailed statement of reasons and relevant proof)
  • For applicants with Chinese/Vietnamese/Mongolian degree: APS certificate (original) issued by the Academic Evaluation Office
  • Form requesting subject-specific additional information