MBT Career Prospects

Industry, Public Institutions and Resarch Institutes

A growing labor market offers exciting prospects for biotechnology graduates in research, development and production, most notably in the following industries:

  • Chemical Industry
  • Food Industry
  • Bioenergy
  • Pharmaceutical Industry

The Master's degree qualification especially prepares for careers in research and management. Graduates of biotechnology are in great demand by the relevant public institutions.

Specialists in the field of biotechnology are highly needed. In 2016, according to the information portal "biotechnologie.de", there were 615 dedicated biotech companies in Germany alone, in addition to 137 other biotechnologically active companies, with a total of 42,280 jobs.

Graduates also have the opportunity to pursue a doctorate degree. Our partner university, the University of Warmia and Mazury (UWM) in Olsztyn/Poland, offers excellent opportunities to pursue a doctorate degree. Furthermore, a joint doctoral program of the two partner universities is in planning.