Visual Universitätsmedizin Mainz

(Step 1)


Please send us your application in English. It should contain the following:

  • CV (including two passport photos)

  • Letter of intent (please explain why you want to study epidemiology and what your career plans are)

  • Notarized copies of you high school diploma and your university degree

  • Notarized copies of certificates or other relevant qualifications

  • Proof of professional employment (a minimum of one years is necessary)

  • Proof of your English language ability in the form of one of the following:

    1. a minimum of 5 years’ schooling

    2. native speaker

    3. TOEFL test
    4. IELTS test


Important: This application should be made directly to our institute. Please do not use any university application forms.

Please your application to the following address:
MSE Programme
Institute for Medical Biostatistics,
Epidemiology and Informatics
Obere Zahlbacher Str. 69
55131 Mainz

(Step 2)



If you fulfil the formal prerequisites, you will be invited to our institute for an interview with the director of the master’s programme.

Further Information:
As a student in the master’s programme, you will not be automatically registered as a student at the Johannes Gutenberg University. As a German citizen, you can decide to pay the semester fee to register as a student and thereby take advantage of the benefits of having a student ID (including use of the local public transportation).