Biochemistry, Master | Vilnius University | Vilnius, Lithuania
24 months
5000 EUR/year
4916 EUR/year
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The goal of this Biochemistry Master at Vilnius University is to deepen and broaden knowledge in biochemistry and related sciences as well as to understand the achievements and perspectives of biochemistry. 


The Biochemistry Master at Vilnius University provides with research skills needed to know and understand modern methods and technologies necessary for creative development and implementation of scientific ideas.

Why this programme?

  • The programme is devoted to students with in-depth knowledge in Chemistry, dedicated to excel in Life sciences and Biotechnology.
  • Offers a modern, friendly and passionate study environment - our talented students are regular winners of iGEM - the largest world-wide scientific student competition.
  • Opens avenues for your future career ranging from fundamental science to applied fields in local biotech companies ( e.g., world-class research groups of Institutes of LSC, in addition to recently established EMBL Partnership Institute; private companies - ThermoFisher Scientific and TEVA).

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Term Research Project 
  • Mechanisms of Organic Reactions
  • Ecological Biochemistry
  • Synthetic Biology
  • Cancer Molecular Biology
  • Enzymatic reaction mechanisms

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants for Biochemistry master programme should have a Bachelor or equivalent degree in one of these fields: Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Biotechnology, Bioengineering.
  • Applicants must have carried out experimental research work for a bachelor’s thesis in Biochemistry or related sciences.
  • English Language requirements: the level not lower than B2 (following the Common European Framework of Reference Languages (CEFR), or TOEFL score 75/IELTS score 6.
  • All applicants must take an entrance examination in Biochemistry.
  • A successful applicant must answer at least half of the questions correctly. 

The test is held online on 29 April / 21 June 2022. The syllabus of the examination can be provided upon request.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    5000 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5000 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4916 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4916 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Vilnius

490 - 856 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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