Max Planck School 'Matter to Life' – Application Portals open


We invite top undergraduate students with backgrounds in physics, chemistry, biology, materials science or engineering (or a related sub-field) that are interested in applying physical science principles to the study of life to apply for the new Master's program Matter to Life.

The new Matter to Life Master’s programs at Heidelberg University, Göttingen University, and Technical University of Munich (TUM) offer you a unique environment to study in an interdisciplinary setting with students of different scientific backgrounds.

These Master’s programs are part of the new Max Planck School Matter to Life which supports students with a generous scholarship, annual week-long summer schools, and mentoring by experienced faculty members from the large Matter to Life network consisting of professors at Heidelberg University, Göttingen University, Technical University of Munich, Saarland University, RWTH Aachen University, DWI - Leibniz Institute for Interactive Materials, The German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), The Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies (HITS), and Different Max Planck Institutes.

The application portal is now open from 6 November to 1 December 2019.

Further information about the application process can be found in the FAQs on the Max Planck School homepage.

Good luck!