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Applications open from 14 October until 29 November 2019 for the LSM Graduate School!

Graduate School Life Science Munich “from Molecules to Systems” welcomes applications for doctoral candidates interested in life sciences.

14.10.2019 – 29.11.2019




Excellence and Tradition
• LSM is an institution within the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, one of Germany’s oldest top ranking universities, founded in 1472;
• Successful students of the Graduate School are awarded the degree title of doctor of natural sciences, Dr. rer. nat.;
• Clustering prominent faculties in one location within the High Tech campus of Martinsried, Munich;
• Where over forty faculty members cover areas from A to Z: Anthropology, Human Biology, Biochemistry, Chemical Biology, Cell and Developmental Biology, Ecology, Evolutionary Biology, Genetics, Microbiology, Pharmacology, Plant Sciences, Systematics Botany and Mycology, Systematic Zoology and Zoology;
• All courses, lectures and seminars at the LSM are held in English;
• Knowledge of the German language is not required;
• 50%of the LSM students are non-nationals;
• Sustainable network of experts and alumni available worldwide;
Integrated teaching concept
• Expert supervision with Thesis Advisory Committees;
• ECTS credits based grading is Bologna compatible;
• No tuition fees;
• Semester fee of 114 € (includes basic fee for public transportation);
• Course duration of 3 years;
• Annual online application;


Applications open yearly!

For more information please visit: http://www.lsm.bio.lmu.de/apply/index.html