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Next start date

The next Master programme starts on 16 October 2023

Interviewing process - almost completed

The selection interviews for the consecutive and postgraduate candidates have been almost completed.

PhD programme "Epidemiology and Clinical Research" (University of Essen, Prof. Stang)

Are you interested in epidemiological and clinical studies? Then you have the chance to apply for the Essen PHD programme "Epidemiology and Clinical Research" (Pdf-file, 933,5 KB) until 30 November 2023. Within a three-year programme, you will learn about epidemiology, medical statistics and data analysis with the SAS programme. Teaching takes place in block modules twice a semester for five days each. In total, the accompanying programme comprises 300 teaching units of 45 minutes each. To find out whether you are eligible for the PHD programme and what the application requirements are, visit the following website:

Free SAS Analytics Summer School for students (21.-22.08.2023)

SAS offers a free SAS "Analytics Summer School" for interested enrolled students this summer. More info can be found here (Pdf-file, 167,2 KB). (The offer is voluntary and not part of the MSE programme).


The project "Epi...Was?" received the "Science goes Media Award" of the University Medicine Mainz on 14.9.2022, endowed with 2,500 euros. This prize is awarded to work that is dedicated to science communication.

from left to right: Kai Günther, Ida Scholz, Prof. Dr. Susanne Singer, Juliane Haase, Yanita Simeonova, Katrin Kopp, Julia Popow, Oliver Bayer

Projet funding: VEBIK 

Financial Support for a Refugee interested in studying Epidemiology in Mainz

The "Mainzer Verein zur Förderung der Epidemiologie, Biometrie, Informatik, Dokumentation und der Krebsregister e.V. (VEBIK)" and the Master of Science in Epidemiology (MSE) Programme at the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz are offering support to a refugee starting the MSE programme in fall 2023. More information here (Pdf-file, 86,1 KB).

Interview on the discipline of epidemiology- DIE ZEIT 10.02.2022

On 10.02.2022, the subject of epidemiology was presented in DIE ZEIT under the heading "What's it all about? Our former MSE student Philipp Heumann and Prof. Singer (head of the programme) were interviewed. You can find the article here- [Please click (Pdf-file, 655,9 KB)].

(Pdf-file, 655,9 KB)

Excellent teaching in the Master's programme - Professor Singer receives DGEpi teaching award

Prof. Dr. Susanne Singer received the teaching award of the German Society for Epidemiology (DGEpi) in September 2021 for her teaching in the international Master of Science in Epidemiology programme. The prize is awarded exclusively on the recommendation of students.