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University of Tübingen
72074 Tübingen, Germany

Medical Informatics

Master of Science

The Master’s program in Medical Informatics at the University of Tübingen teaches fundamental principles, concepts and methods of computer science and, beyond that, of medicine and the natural sciences. Completing this program will enable you to work on tasks in various fields related to medicine while using your knowledge of computer science, system development, and project management.

Master of Science

Duration: 4 semesters

Credits: 120 ECTS

Summer semester
mid Dec. - 15 Jan (Non-EU) / 15 March (EU)

Winter semester
mid June - 15 July (Non-EU) / 15 Sept. (EU)

A special feature of our program is that it can also be taken with a related Bachelor other than Medical Informatics. However, if you don´t have a first degree in Medical Informatics, please take into account that you need to take additional courses for which German language is required.

Due to the interdisciplinary focus of this program, graduates hold positions in the entire IT industry, particularly in medical information processing and healthcare. Those who want to pursue an academic career will have the option to apply for a subsequent PhD program.


Apply for Medical Informatics M.Sc.

  • for the summer semester: from mid December until January 15th (Non-EU residents) respectively until March 15th (EU residents).
  • for the winter semester: from mid June until July 15th (Non-EU residents) respectively until September 15th (EU residents).

Or get further information about application and enrollment.


University of Tübingen

The University of Tübingen has been a place of top-level research and excellent teaching for more than 500 years.

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Tübingen is located in south-west Germany, about 250 kilometers south of Frankfurt. The town has some 90,000 inhabitants.

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