Structure of Master Biological Sciences


Regular Master of Biological Sciences last four semester. This includes a total of 120 ECTS with a Master thesis.

2 advanced courses2x15 ECTS
- a 3rd  advanced course
- or 1 advanced course lecture + external internship
- or 1 advanced course lecture + 10 ECTS from abroad
preference and optional modules8+19 ECTS
colloquium in 2 advanced courses2x3 ECTS
master preparation course12 ECTS
master thesis30 ECTS

Students from abroad, considering this second level education (Master study) as specific training for a successful application to one of our graduate programs are advised to consult the coordinators of the graduate schools prior to enrollment.

For general questions, concerning the curriculum, please contact our Departmental Student Advisory Dr. Sabine Kreissl (