If you’re ready to meet tomorrow's complex medical challenges and new approaches, then this is the Master’s programme for you. It offers you the unique opportunity to combine scientific subjects with practical application and fundamental research in a clinical setting.
The Master’s programme in Biomedical Technology and Physics MSc programme offered at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam covers the fields of Medical Physics, Biophysics, and Clinical Technology. The multidisciplinary background will equip you perfectly for tomorrow’s approaches to medical research.
Your future looks bright as a graduate of this Master’s programme – a claim that is supported by the figures
You could work on innovations within medical diagnosis, at a university, or in industry, researching ways to apply technology to treat various diseases. In such a capacity you could look at clarifying the molecular basis of different diseases; you could advise companies or hospitals on issues around management and medical equipment.
A Master’s degree in Biomedical Technology and Physics means allows you to work on research in a clinical environment, medical research institutes or in biomedical and pharmaceutical companies. You could become a product manager, developer, consultant or researcher.
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- Science in Society
- Science Communication
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- 24 months
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DisciplinesBiomedicine Human Medicine Medical Imaging
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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- The Biomedical Technology and Physics programme is open to both Dutch and international students. The Faculty’s Admission Board will decide upon your admission after having evaluated your complete online application.
- In order to gain admission to the Biomedical Technology and Physics Master’s programme, you will need to have at least a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited research university including at least three full years of academic study amounting to a minimum of 180 ECTS or equivalent. We do not require a GRE or GMAT test score. A Bachelor's degree obtained at an applied university or higher vocational education (HBO in Dutch) in most cases does not grant direct access to the programme (only exceptionally high ranking students stand a chance of admission).
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International15500 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 15500 EUR per year during 24 months.
EU/EEA2209 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2209 EUR per year during 24 months.
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The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.