|Degree:||Bachelor of Science (BSc)|
Common App application; One recommendation letter from a school official (usually a school counselor or principal)
|University website:||Medicinal Chemistry & Chemical Biology|
|Annual tuition (EEA)||20,000 EUR|
|Annual tuition (non-EEA)||20,000 EUR|
The global pharmaceutical industry requires well-trained scientists who have the education and ambition to drive innovative drug development. The Medicinal Chemistry and Chemical Biology (MCCB) program places the student at the forefront of those efforts by providing a fundamental understanding of the drug-body interaction from the molecular to the physiological level. By engaging this broader approach, that is, not only trying to cure disease (medicinal chemistry) but also placing an emphasis on the underlying associated cellular pathways (chemical biology), further innovative opportunities for treating disease will come forward. In this regard the MCCB program is unique within the German academic landscape and should help bridge the evolving needs of the high growth pharmaceutical industry.
Students who have completed the MCCB program will understand how the life of cells, organisms, and humans is organized at the chemical molecular level.