Student's profile

Medical Life Sciences is looking for well-informed, motivated Bachelors graduated from life sciences and related programmes (biology, microbiology, molecular biology/biotechnology, biochemistry, molecular medicine) who want to pursue a career in biomedical research.*


You need to have

  • a good knowledge of the basics of molecular biology and genetics 
  • good to very good English both in written and oral communication
  • sufficient knowledge in vertebrate physiology
  • good lab skills
  • an interest in medical details, cell biology, genetics, biochemistry and bioinformatics
  • an independent and self-motivated work style
  • the ability to use your knowledge for problem-solving.


cell-logo-smallMedical life Sciences trains students in abstract thinking and concept development.
Knowing the facts is only the basis for your training to carry out research.



*Medical students of Kiel University who have completed their 5th and 6th semester courses successfully can apply. For the conditions Kiel medical students have to fulfill, check the Special examination regulations of Medical Life Sciences.