In the third semester students have to do a work placement in the framework of the “Methods of Scientific Research” course. The work placement will be done at a research institute or a research department to gain practical experience for the master's thesis. As a rule this placement lasts five weeks.
Bachelor's and/or equivalent academic degree at a technological university of applied sciences or university of technology (corresponding to at least 180 ECTS credits) in biomedicine, medicine, natural sciences, engineering sciences or a degree in biomedical analytics (BMA). For admission a fully completed online application form, a written grading test (subject-specific) in English and a personal interview with the director of the programme (in English) are required.