Elite Master Program Human Biology

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04 Interview

If your combined score, consisting of your exam grade (70%) and grade point average of your bachelor’s degree (30%), is equal to or less than 2.0 (according to the German grading system), we will invite you to an interview.

At least three weeks before the interview, you will receive an invitation and will be notified of the time and date (likely between June-July). The interview, which takes approximately 30 minutes, can take place either in person in the LMU or via an online video call. Applicants will be interviewed by representatives of the Faculty of Biology or the medical Faculty, of which at least one professor.

As far as the content of the interview is concerned: The focus will be on your motivation for applying to the Elite Master of Science program in Human Biology - Principles of Health and Disease, as explained in your motivational essay. Moreover, your academic background, the way you can discuss questions related to your research experience and how you would solve academic problems will be evaluated.