Max Planck School Matter to Life – Application Portals open NOW

The new Matter to Life Master’s programs at Heidelberg University, Göttingen University, and Technical University of Munich (TUM) offer you an 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, RWTH Aachen University, Saarland University, DWI - Leibniz Institute for Interactive Materials (Aachen), the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), the Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies  (HITS), and different Max Planck Institutes.  

The Max Planck School Matter to Life is a joint initiative between Universities and research institutions all across Germany. Through in-person and online courses, workshops, and cutting-edge research, students will receive a top-notch training from over 50 established experts in the field of Matter to Life – one of these experts is Jochen Guck, director at the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light (MPL).

The MPL is also involved in the Max Planck School of Photonics (see link at the very bottom).

Apply by December 1, 2019 to start in Fall 2020.

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