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University Of Freiburg
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    Fahnenbergplatz
    79085 Freiburg
    Urban Germany 1457 http://www.bio.uni-freiburg.de/
    The University of Freiburg or, by its full name, the Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg, is a public research university founded in 1457. It is the fifth-oldest university in Germany, having a long tradition of teaching students from all over the world.

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    The department of biology offers both undergraduate and graduate level degree programmes in
    • (BSc), Biology
    • (M.Sc.) Biology
    • (M.Sc.) in Bioinformatics and Systems Biology
    Degree - Courses for semester
    • Biochemistry
    • Bioinformatics and Systems Biology
    • Botany, including plant physiology
    • Developmental Biology (of animals)
    • Evolutionary biology, ecology (the animals)
    • Genetics, molecular biology
    • Microbiology
    • Molecular Immunology
    • Neurobiology, Biophysics
    • Neurobiology, physiology
    • Plant Biotechnology
    • Cell Biology
    The department of biology's admission criteria various according the course and degree and its best to refer to the departments website for changes.

    While GRE test is not mandatory, it increases the chance for admission and it also helps the admissions committee compare students with each other with ever increasing competition within and outside EU to get admission here.Each year, the best 5 applicants will be selected to receive a partial scholarship.
  • Research & Scholars Scholar Funding Postdoc Scholars Research Facilities PhD Scholars Research Grants
    More.. 2400 Centre for Biological Signalling Studies more research centres can be found here:
    http://www.uni-freiburg.de/forschung-en/forschungseinrichtungen
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    The research centres at the university include 21 graduate schools and research training groups, 10 collaborative research centers funded by the German Research Foundation, 5 priority programs and 18 research centers. Most notable research facilities
    • Spemann Graduate School of Biology and Medicine
    • International Max Planck Research School for Molecular and Cellular Biology (IMPRS-MCB)
    Notable research
    • Neuronal signal transduction mechanisms - from protein to network
    • From Cells to Organs: Molecular Mechanisms of Organogenesis
    • Signaling systems in plant model organisms

    The research areas included in the SGBM programme are various and they allow doctoral students to participate in research activities at partner universities around the world as well.Featured Ph.D. Program "Computational Neuroscience". Find and apply for PhD and PostDoc positions online
  • Student life at the University of Freiburg is overall a great experience.
    Numerous clubs and organizations are available for students to join. Among the most interesting, worth mentioning are the Campus Radio Station and the Student Television Station.
    Student housing is available and affordable.



  • The university's career Centre has been named as one of the best in Germany, by the Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft.
    Practical advice, counseling and many more guidance tips are offered by the Student Service Center to both students and graduates of the University of Freiburg.