Students can choose from specializations within Aquaculture, Genomics, Livestock science, Marine Ecology and Terrestrial Ecology. The Biosciences programme at Nord University provides a competitive edge in the job market and our graduates can choose to work in a wide range of industries and fields.
As a Biosciences graduate and depending on your specialisation, you will be qualified to, for example, carry out laboratory work, environmental consultancy, work in commercial aquaculture, feed production and vaccincation, and work in all levels of the public sector, from munipal authorities to national government and agencies.
- Scientific Communication and Research Methods
- Evolutionary Genetics
- Aquatic Genomics and Bioinformatics
- Fish Physiology
- Environmental pollution and ecotoxicology
- Advanced Biological Data Analysis
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , National
- Apply before , EEA/EU
DisciplinesBiology Marine Studies Bioinformatics & Biostatistics View 8 other Masters in Bioinformatics & Biostatistics in Norway
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Higher education entrance qualification
- Documented proficiency in English language
- Bachelor's degree within a biological field with an average grade of C or better. Students need a minimum of 60 ECTS in biosciences courses and must have basic knowledge of mathematics, statistics and chemistry at university level.
InternationalFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
EU/EEAFreeTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 0 EUR per year during 24 months.
Living costs for Bodø
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.