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Master DegreeMolecular Biology and Biotechnology

Tuition fee €5,157 per year
Application fee €100 one-time

Non-EU applicants shall pay through the Flywire portal.

Application fee is not refundable.

More information

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Overview

Molecular Biology and Biotechnology programme connects fundamental research with its applications and integrates genetics, gene technology, cell biology, molecular biology, microbiology, biochemistry, systems biology, biotechnology and bioinformatics.
The programme focuses to provide all necessary knowledge needed to promote broad range expertise, erudition, and intellectual sense of satisfaction during studies, practice and work. During this program, you acquire in-depth knowledge and skills via theoretical and practical training.
You become highly competent in the field of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, with excellent perspectives for an independent career in an academic or industrial research environment.

Why Molecular Biology and Biotechnology programme?

• Molecular biologyand biotechnology encompass the study of life, and will suit anyone with an interest in living organisms.
• Specialised study subjects, allowing for in-depth study of the science behind all living things.
• You will have the opportunity to study a broad range of molecular biology and biotechnology at a theoretical and a practical level.
• You will have courses with many lab-hours, which will allow you to gain hands-on skills.
• You will be able to use creatively bio-information technologies for analysis, digital description and simulation of biological objects, to use biological databases, to systematize the collected information.

Career opportunities

The programme provides graduates with several general areas:

• Companies related to molecular biology, biotechnology, biopharmaceutics and food industry;
• Regulatory and monitoring agencies in the different departments of the national government.
• R&D (research and development) and quality control departments of companies operating in the sectors of medicine, pharmaceutical sciences, cosmetics, agriculture, food and biotechnology as well as hospitals, private laboratories and in vitro fertilization (test tube baby) centers.
• Research and study organizations dealing with various activities related to molecular biology, biotechnology, bioinformatics, biopharmaceutics, and environment preservation.
• International companies dealing with the design and production of equipments used in the field of molecular biology and genetics or medicine.
• Study opportunities at PhD Degree level:
• Biology, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Biochemistry, and other PhD programmes related to biotechnological and biomedical sciences.

Apply now! Fall semester 2023/24
Application deadline
1 Jul 2023, 23:59:59
Eastern European Time
Studies commence
1 Sept 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2023/24
Application deadline
1 Jul 2023, 23:59:59
Eastern European Time
Studies commence
1 Sept 2023

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States