Germany

Notes on Eligibility

Holders of the Vordiplom or Zwischenprufung are not eligible for graduate admission.

Holders of the Diplom FH will be considered for admission on a case-by-case basis.

ECTS Credit System

3-year bachelor degrees for master's degree admission and 5-year master's degrees for doctoral degree admission are accepted at UBC. Please note that some countries may have both the old academic degrees and the new ECTS degrees.

UBC Master's Program Requirements

Years of Study required

4 or 5 years of study

Overall Grade Required

Gut

Credentials or Degrees Required

Diplom; Magister Artium; Staatsexamen; Staatsprüfung

UBC Doctoral Program Requirements

Overall Grade Required

Gut

Credentials or Degrees Required

Lizentiat; certain Masters degrees, other postgraduate qualifications

Financial Awards

This is a list of selected awards that you may be able to apply for if you meet the eligibility criteria. Please review the database of financial awards for other award opportunities.

Profiles of Students from Germany

Sarah Amundrud

Doctor of Philosophy in Zoology (PhD)
The role of predators in mediating the ecological effects of climate change in Costa Rican bromeliad food webs

Alexander Held

Doctor of Philosophy in Political Science (PhD)
Essays on Civic Participation and the Quality of Democracy

Jolande Fooken

Doctor of Philosophy in Neuroscience (PhD)
The role of eye movements for visual predictions

Henrik Jacobsen

Doctor of Philosophy in Political Science (PhD)
Administering shared waters: Transborder governance in North America

Florian Lüskow

Doctor of Philosophy in Oceanography (PhD)
Trophodynamics of planktonic communities in coastal British Columbian waters, with focus on gelatinous zooplankton