Admission procedure

Medical and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

Master degree programme / Full-time

Any prospective students who fulfil the entry requirements will be invited to participate in the University’s admission procedure.

How does the IMC Krems admission procedure work?

The admission procedure for the Master programme Medical and Pharmaceutical Biotechnology involves an admission interview which either will take place in Krems or will be held on Skype. The admission interview will be carried out on one-to-one basis in English and is an opportunity for staff and prospective students to get to know each other. The interview team consists of two lecturers of the department. 

In the admission interview the faculty assesses:

  • the applicant’s personal qualities
  • the language abilities and
  • the subject-related skills make them suitable for a particular Master programme

Dates for the upcoming admission procedure

Application deadlines Interview dates
Period 1 15.02.2017
25.02.2017
15.03.2017
Period 2
(applies to EU citizens only)
26.04.2017
24.05.2017

Allocation of study places

If the number of applicants exceeds the number of available study places, we will allocate study places on the basis of:

  • the quality of the letter of motivation
  • your performance in the admissions procedure for your selected degree programme

After you have completed the admission procedure, you will be informed about the decision as soon as possible. This notification will be sent by e-mail. Please note that, for administrative reasons, we are unable to provide any information by telephone.

Important information and tips

What do I need to register?

If you come to Krems for your admission interview, then you are required to bring your passport with you when you register for the admission interview.

Do I need to come to Krems for the admission interview?

The admission interviews either will take place in Krems or will be held on Skype. In your online application, you can specify what type of interview you prefer. The appointments for Skype interviews will be arranged individually.

Where can I get further information about the application?

For more information regarding the application process, the required documents and fees please refer to apply - the next steps.