Group of students working with agar plates Copyright: © Alan Mertens

RWTH Aachen University offers students with Bachelor degree in biotechnology or a related field of studies to take the biotechnology master studies. The prescribed period of study is four semesters.

Within the biotechnology master program our institute offers the lectures “Design of Biological Molecules and Systems” and “Biosensors”. Both lectures take place every winter semester. In addition, the institute organizes the block practical course “General Biotechnology” in every summer semester. The seminar “Selected Chapters of Biotechnology” is offered every winter semester and the seminar “Seminar with Industry Excursion” every second summer semester. We offer as well master theses and research internships on a regular base in every winter and summer semester.