Biology Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)

Study Discipline: Science & Mathematics
Study Programme Details
City: Karlsruhe
Country: Germany
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


36 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative academic journey with our Biology Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) program, designed to ignite your passion for scientific exploration and discovery. Over the course of three years, you will immerse yourself in a comprehensive curriculum aimed at providing you with a solid foundation in biological sciences. With a total of 180 credit points (ETCS) to be completed, you’ll have the flexibility to tailor your academic experience to suit your interests and aspirations.

Delve into the fascinating world of biology through our diverse study structure, offering two distinct fields of study: “General Biology” and “Applied Biology.” Whether you’re drawn to the intricacies of ecosystems or the practical applications of biotechnology, our program caters to your individual preferences and career goals. Upon admission, you’ll have the opportunity to choose your direction and embark on a journey of academic exploration and personal growth.


Our Bachelor’s degree program in Biology equips students with the scientific fundamentals and research methodology essential for success in the field. By offering concentrations in both General and Applied Biology, we provide students with the flexibility to specialize in areas that align with their interests and career aspirations. Through a combination of rigorous coursework and hands-on laboratory experiences, students develop the skills and knowledge necessary to pursue further studies at the Master’s level and beyond.

Upon completion of the program, graduates are well-prepared to pursue a variety of career paths in academia, research institutes, pharmaceutical and chemical industries, healthcare sectors, environmental offices, and beyond. Whether conducting groundbreaking research in a laboratory setting or contributing to conservation efforts in nature parks, our alumni are equipped to make meaningful contributions to society and the scientific community.

Admission Requirements

  • General university entrance qualification (e.g., Abitur)
  • Subject-linked university entrance qualification
  • Delta examination of the University of Mannheim (for holders of Fachhochschulreife)
  • Recognized diploma of advanced vocational training or an aptitude test for vocationally qualified persons
  • Participation in a study orientation test or counseling session
  • Certification of equivalence for foreign school-leaving qualifications
  • Proof of German language proficiency (for non-EU nationals)
  • Structure and Function of Life
  • Physiology
  • Biodiversity
  • Molecular Biology
  • Biological Methods
  • Biological Concepts
  • Ecosystems
  • Biological Research
  • Basic Biological Studies in Applied Biology
  • Structural-Functional Aspects of Biological Application
  • Physiological Aspects of Biotechnology
  • Applied Biodiversity
  • Molecular Aspects of Applied Biology
  • Biological Methods
  • Concepts of Biological Application
  • Ecosystems
  • Biological Application
  • Chemistry (General and Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Biochemistry)
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Physics (Experimental Physics)

Tuition fee per semester:

  • International: 1500 EUR
  • Domestic: No tuition fee

Future Career Outcomes

Our graduates are highly sought after in the job market, thanks to their rigorous academic training and practical experience gained throughout the program. With a Bachelor’s degree in Biology, students are well-positioned to pursue advanced studies at the Master’s or Ph.D. level, or to transition directly into rewarding careers in various industries. Through internships, research projects, and networking opportunities, students develop valuable skills such as critical thinking, problem-solving, and communication, ensuring their success in the ever-evolving job market.

Visa Requirements:

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