Welcome to the application homepage of Hannover Biomedical Research School (HBRS), Germany!

You have the choice to apply to: 

1.)  HBRS PhD programs (Molecular Medicine, Infection Biology/DEWIN, Regenerative Sciences

The HBRS application system is currently closed. We are about to select students for our three PhD programs and are no longer accepting applications for the 2020 intake.


We are inviting applications for October 2021 intake from December 1st 2020 onwards. The deadline will be April 1st, 2021.

Please see www.mh-hannover.de/hbrs.html for all information.


Your HBRS Team


2.)  Lower Saxony International Summer Academy in Immunology (LISA)

 Applications for the academy in August/September are accepted from 15th January until 30th April 2020! (Bachelor, Master or MBBS students)


To apply for the programs at Hannover Biomedical Research School you first have to register. After registration you will receive an email including your activation hyperlink. By clicking on this hyperlink, you will confirm your registration and you will be able to logon to https://hbrs.cloud.opencampus.net/ (link is external).  Please note: if you had already registered with our HBRS site before 1st December 2019, you need to create a new login/register new (new email, login, password)!

The confirmation email should come at once. Recently we had difficulties with addresses like gmx.de and web.de, probably due to spam filters. Please let us know if you face problems.

Follow the instructions during the application process and submit your application after you filled in all required fields. Please be aware, that you won't be able to edit your application after submission.

As a part of the application you will have to choose one (LISA) or two (PhD programs) referees who will write a letter of recommendation on your behalf. Please ensure that the email of your referee is correct. The system will send a link and login to your referee, so that he/she will be able to directly fill in and upload the evaluation form to your application. You can submit your application even though references are not there yet. We accept the evaluations till April 11th (PhD) or May 15th (LISA).


We wish you a successful start.

For detailed information about our graduate school, programs, admission etc., please visit our main homepage:

https://www.mhh.de/hbrs (link is external)

and especially the FAQ for our PhD programs:  https://www.mhh.de/hbrs/hbrs/faq (link is external)