On completion of the Master of Science in Bioengineering at University of Iceland, the student shall be able to:
- Demonstrate wide and general knowledge in life sciences including genetics, microbiology, biochemistry and molecular biology,
- Demonstrate wide and general knowledge in mathematics, statistics, computer science and physics to use in solving engineering problems.
- Demonstrate extensive knowledge in specific scientific subjects of bioengineering such as protein engineering, bioprocesses, instrumentation and mass and thermal transport.
- Place the latest knowledge in fields of bioengineering in context with theories and applications
- Present knowledge acquired through own research in a specialized field of bioengineering
- Discuss research and recent findings in bioengineering along with ethics in science
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- Methods in Molecular Biology
- Introduction to Systems Biology
- Human Genetics
- Molecular Biotechnology
- Computerized Fluid Dynamics
- Quality Management
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , EEA/EU
Nordic citizens are exempt and may apply for graduate studies until 15 April.
DisciplinesBio & Biomedical Engineering Biochemistry
- A BS degree from the Faculty with a grade point average of 6.5 or higher, or equivalent. Graduates from related disciplines can be admitted on fulfilling supplementary requirements.
- All international applicants, whose native language is not English, are required to provide results of the TOEFL (79) or IELTS (6.5) tests as evidence of English proficiency.
- Applicants are asked to submit a letter of motivation, 1 pages, where they should state the reasons they want to pursue graduate work, their academic goals and a suggestion or outline for a final paper.
- Letters of recommendation (2) should be submitted.
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 0 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
Students at the University of Iceland do not pay tuition fees, only an annual registration fee of ISK 75,000 (477 EUR)
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