Master of Science in Advanced Materials

Master of Science program "Advanced Materials" deals with modern, innovative materials with special properties at atomic/molecular scale and a pronounced potential for application in science, technology and medicine. The program is strongly research oriented and offers students to focus on either "Nanomaterials" (nanoscaled materials with e.g. special electrical or optical traits or quantum effects) or "Biomaterials" (materials e.g. employed in cell culture, drug delivery, surgery and dental implants).

An international and interdisciplinary program taught entirely in English, "Advanced Materials" is designed for both international and German students, who have earned a Bachelor of Science or a Bachelor of Engineering in physics, chemistry, biology, materials science, electrical engineering or other programs relating to materials/materials properties.

Students will acquire competent knowledge in the following areas:

  • Hands-on experience in physics and materials science labs
  • Scientific working methods and current research in the nano-/biomaterials field
  • Scientific competency as well as professional skills in the application range of modern materials science

Quick Info

  • Degree:
    Master of Science
  • Prescribed period of study:
    4 semesters
  • Start of Program:
    Winter semester
  • Language of instruction:
  • Application:
    Application period January 15 to March 15 for respective winter semester (Subject to approval by university boards)
  • Additional information:
    No German language skills required
  • PLEASE NOTE: Application for Biomaterials Focus is NOT possible for Winter 2019/2020.

Information on...


Prof. Dr. Kay-Eberhard Gottschalk
Institute for Experimental Physics

Chairman Examination Board AM
Consultation on request.
Please contact Mrs. Stadter.

Dr. Maria-Verena Kohnle
      programme coordinator
      Tel: + 49 (0)731/50-23032

Sibel Looser
      assistant to coodinator
      Tel:  + 49 (0)731/50-23008
      Fax: + 49 (0)731/50-23034

How to find us...

Room: N25/3104
Office hours: Mo-Thu  9 am -1 pm

How to find us on Campus East
Campus Ulm University

Mail adress:

Ulm University
Faculty of Sciences
D-89069 Ulm Germany

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