Master of Science (M.Sc.) Biotechnology Degree Course

The department of Biotechnology offers an international MSc program in

Students with a Bachelor’s degree in the relevant fields have the opportunity to increase their knowledge, deepen their skills and improve their opportunities for future employment worldwide.

The courses are held exclusively in English, enabling international students to take advantage of the outstanding study programs and superior lab facilities offered at Mannheim University of Applied Sciences. At the same time, German students now have the opportunity to be trained in the language that will make them internationally competitive in their later professions. Our master-program has been fully accredited.

The master program offers two focuses: Bioprocess Development (BPD) and Biomedical Science and Technology (BST).

How to apply

All applicants with a German or international academic degree (B.Sc., B.Eng., M.Sc.):

Please apply online by using the English version of the application portal  (language switcher bottom right)

>>> The application deadline for the winter semester 2022/23 has expired and the application portal for this degree programme is closed. Applications for the summer semester 2023 are possible from 1st October, 2022 until 15th November, 2022. <<<


>>> Please note: As the MSc programme is entirely taught in English, applicants do not have to provide proof of German language skills <<<



For further information...

... please contact Prof. Dr. Petra Kioschis, Course Leader MSc Biotechnology or Stephanie Schwarzelbach, Coordination MSc Biotechnology.

For queries concerning the level of English required for admission, contact John Clear.



Who can join the program?

Our MSc Program is intended for applicants who have successfully completed a first academic degree in a biological science. This could be a BSc or equivalent in biotechnology or a similar discipline. 


Application deadlines for all master-applicants

15th May (for winter semester)
15th November (for summer semester)


Diploma Supplement

The "Diploma Supplement" for the study course MSc Biotechnology.