Master of Science Immunobiology: From Molecules to Integrative Systems

Study Discipline: Medical & Health Sciences
Study Programme Details
City: Bonn
Country: Germany
Admission Sessions: Autumn Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree

Duration

24 Months

Scholarship Available

Yes

Language

English

About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey into the intricate world of immunobiology with our Master of Science program. As we delve into the molecular underpinnings of disease, you’ll discover the pivotal role of the immune system in combating a myriad of ailments, from infectious pathogens to chronic disorders like cancer, Alzheimer’s, and metabolic diseases. Through a lens of systems science, our program unravels the complexities of immune function, offering insights that extend from the molecular to the integrative level within living organisms.

Overview

In our master’s degree program, Immunobiology: From Molecules to Integrative Systems, students are immersed in a multidisciplinary exploration of the immune system, from its molecular mechanisms to its broader integrative functions. Through hands-on experiences with model organisms and cutting-edge in-vitro techniques, you’ll visualize molecules in action and dissect critical signaling pathways.

Leveraging tools from functional genomics, epigenetics, and bioinformatics, you’ll unravel the intricate regulatory networks that govern immune responses. Our ultimate goal? To equip you with a comprehensive understanding of immune function and dysfunction, empowering you to tackle the challenges of disease head-on.

Admission Requirements

  • University degree in a relevant discipline, ensuring a strong foundation in biological sciences.
  • English language proficiency (CEFR level B2), facilitating seamless communication in an international academic environment.
  • Minimum grade of 2.5 or equivalent, reflecting academic excellence and commitment to excellence.
  • Specific modules in Chemical Biology, Developmental Biology, Immunology, Genetics, and Biochemistry, providing essential background knowledge.
  • Experimental bachelor’s thesis or a thesis in applied bioinformatics, demonstrating research aptitude and hands-on experience.
  • Aptitude test for non-EU applicants, ensuring readiness for university-level studies.
  • Molecular Immunology
  • Cell Signaling in Immunobiology
  • Systems Immunology
  • Advanced Bioinformatics
  • Experimental Techniques in Immunobiology
  • Integrative Systems Biology
  • Research Seminar

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Future Career Outcomes

Our program opens doors to a myriad of career pathways, where you’ll find yourself at the forefront of scientific discovery and innovation. Alumni have gone on to make significant contributions in diverse fields, from academia to industry, showcasing the versatility and relevance of our curriculum in today’s ever-evolving job market. Armed with advanced knowledge and practical skills, you’ll be poised to make a tangible impact on human health and well-being.

Visa Requirements:

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