How to apply

Once you are enrolled in one of the participating MSc-programs, you will be able to apply for the SãMBio program. Therefore, you will need to submit the following documents:

  • CV
  • Letter of motivation
  • BSc certificate
  • English language certificate (e. g. Abiturzeugnis, TOEFL, DAAD-language certificate etc.), expected level: B2 or higher
  • Enrollment certificate

Please note that the letter of motivation might have a big impact on the success of your application. We advise that the following points will be addressed:
Why do you apply for the double degree program? How would you benefit from the program, both scientifically and personally? Why do you think that you are well suited for this program?

Please submit your application (one pdf file) to Vanessa Rüttler (substitute for Ms. Roda Niebergall)

  • Overview application and selection process

    Application for regular MSc-program
    17. September 2018
    Application deadline for the SãMBio program
    All promising candidates will be invited to an interwiev.

  • The selection criteria

    • BSc grade
    • Academic background and scientific achievements
    • International experience gained while working or studying abroad
    • Extracurricular activities
    • Motivation to join the program as shown in the letter of motivation
    • English language skills
    • Portuguese language skills are an advantage but not mandatory