• sense clinically
  • think mechanistically
  • act interdisciplinarily
  • treat innovatively

How to apply

Thank you for your interest in joining the BSIO.

The Call for 2021  is closed


  • The letter of reference needs to be submitted until the 16th of July, 2021 by both referees. You can check the status of your application any time using the status tab in your electronic application form ("Edit Application").
  • The selection process will take place until mid-August 2021.
  • No legal entitlement shall be constituted by applying to the programme, reasons for rejections will not be disclosed.

What happens after I have submitted my application?

After the application portal has closed, we will evaluate all applications thoroughly. Shortlisted candidates will be notified in August and will be invited for a selection round taking place in the beginning of September.

During the selection round all candidates are expected to give an oral presentation about their previous research experience and to take part in panel interviews with members of our BSIO faculty.

The program will admit successful candidates for autumn/winter (starting dates November to February).

ATTENTION: Due to the corona pandemic, the selection rounds are adjusted to an online-based format.