Master overview

Master Overview

The Master of Science at the Technische Universität Darmstadt provides you with a program based on current levels of research. You are able to attend several courses of choice and set your own focus of interest. Course duration is ordinarily 6 weeks and consist of daily lectures, as well as practical internship and exercises. Our faculty thrives to combine theoretical knowledge with practical laboratory experience in order to strengthen the understanding of science.

Below you will find an overview of courses provided and detailed descriptions.


The most courses are held in German (courses which will are held in English are also listed and marked below)! The German language qualification of at least B1/B2 is recommended.

In principal it is possible to study selected courses at our faculty without German language skills, but it is really difficult without any German expierience, so at least a high English language level is necessary!

If you are planning to study the Master here or just doing an exchange, be sure to have already acquired practical experience!

Practical skills in the first four semesters are not required but are highly recommended in the advanced courses! If you are planning an exchange to a higher semester be sure to have already acquired some practical experience!

If you study the master biology at the TU Darmstadt you can expect a friendly atmosphere, well equipped laboratories and a multifaceted scientific education. You will develop scientific thinking and increase your practical laboratory skills. You can expect solid support from our faculty even as an alumnus!

The TU Darmstadt is also close to such well-known scientific industries and research centers, e.g. MERCK, EVONIK, GSI and DKFZ.

Master Courses

Winter Semester [for details click here]

Summer Semester [for details click here]