English (60%), German (40%). Participants can choose to write the Master's thesis in either language, but English is strongly recommended.
A statement as to whether the applicant has successfully completed a Master's degree program, unsuccessfully or not yet
a curriculum vitae written in German with a meaningful description of the educational path
university bachelor's degree or equivalent in a biology-oriented field of life and environmental sciences. Admission is based on the application process in accordance with the admission regulations (pdf).
Six-month master's thesis based on our own experimental or field studies, with a 2 to 3-month preparatory module for intensive project management and research methods.