TU Kaiserslautern - Distance and Independent Studies Center
part-time / distance learning
Zertifikat (Zertifikat)
2 semester(s)


Nanobiotechnology is a very recent and fascinating area of activity and research, which may be called the "Fundamental Technology of the 21st Century". Several potential applications can already be identified, for example in the field of medical diagnostics and therapeutics and the development of new materials. The distance learning program, unique in Germany and offered by the DISC since 2004, caters to the highly interdisciplinary nature of nanobiotechnology.

Job description and job opportunities

The 12 month certificate program is aimed at people, who have already obtained a university or university of applied science (Fachhochschule) qualification in a natural science or engineering or medical subject.

The course is held entirely in English.

For the enrolment to the English-language certificate distance education program "Nanobiotechnology" a sufficient proof of English proficiency is necessary.

Languages and semester abroad

Sprache verpflichtend:
semester abroad:
not possible
The course is held entirely in English - therefore good English language skills are a necessity.

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The Distance and Independent Studies Center (DISC) is one of the leading establishments in Germany for distance-learning postgraduate courses. The establishment has over 25 years of experience in developing and designing academic courses for guided self-study.

It was created from the Centre for Distance Learning and University Education (ZFUW), which was founded at the University of Kaiserslautern in 1992.
We offer accredited Master's degrees in attractive subject areas and accompany you throughout your course of studies with advice, service and support.

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TU Kaiserslautern - Distance and Independent Studies Center

Erwin-Schrödinger-Straße, Gebäude 57
67663 Kaiserslautern