Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Matter to Life

Explore how the interplay of biological building blocks can generate life and how to replicate life-like systems. Combine new technologies by learning-by-doing and creatively use biological substances to gain new insights and invent applications in the life sciences.

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Please note: The degree program Matter to Life was discontinued at the end of the winter semester 2023/24. Applications are no longer possible.

Key Data

Type of Study
  • Full Time
Standard Duration of Studies
  • 4 (fulltime)
Main Locations
Application Period

Winter semester: 01.09. – 01.12.

Start of Degree Program
  • Winter Semester (October)
Required Language Proficiency

Information on Degree Program

Application and Admission

General Student Advising & Student Information

Questions about application and admission
 +49 89 289 22245
 Arcisstr. 21, Room 0144

Contact hours

General Student Advising

Appointments by arrangement in advance

Departmental Student Advising

Prof. Dr. Hendrik Dietz

 +49 89 289 11615
 Am Coulombwall 4a/II (Lehrstuhl für Biomolekulare Nanotechnolo), Room 5115.02.018, 85748 Garching