Entry requirements

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

Bachelor of Science degree
Applicants must hold a Bachelor of Science degree with the following grades:

  • German students: a final grade of at least 2.5. If the bachelor degree has not yet been awarded, students must have achieved an average examination grade of at least 2.7 by the date of application.
  • International students: equivalent grades obtained at universities abroad will be checked by the Faculty of Medicine's Studies Office.

Course prerequisites
Applicants should have covered some or all of the following subjects as part of their bachelor degree program:
Biomedical science, molecular biotechnology, molecular biology, molecular life science, human biology, biochemistry.

The Master Admissions Commission will decide whether equivalent subjects studied at degree level meet the requirements of the program.

English language skills
Applicants must be able to show evidence of the following as proof of their proficiency in English:

  • IELTS: 7.0 points or better
  • Cambridge Certificate in Advanced English: Grade A-C
  • Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English: Grade A-C and Level C1
  • TOEIC: 701 points or better
  • TOEFL iBT: 100 points or better
  • UNIcert: level III or level IV
  • GER C1 level (mentioned on the university entrance certificate, the German Abiturzeugnis)

For details please have a look at the current admission rules.

Selection process

  • Applicants who meet the entry requirements will be invited to take an admissions test at Ulm University.
  • Suitable applicants with good test results will be invited to an interview.
  • Applicants must attend the test and interview in person.
  • The test will cover key topics in molecular medicine, such as: anatomy, physiology, pharmacology/toxicology, human genetics, virology, and biochemistry. For more details about what these topics include, please refer to the bachelor programme module guide.
  • In 2019 the selection process (written test and interviews) will take place from July 1st to July 3rd.


Office opening hours:

Tuesday – Friday: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Tuesday + Thursday: 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
O29, Room 2007