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About

The Master in Integrated Systems Biology programme at University of Luxembourg wants to understand and model systems: individual cells, organs and whole organisms on the basis of their constituting molecules.

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Overview

Objectives

The Master in Integrated Systems Biology programme at University of Luxembourg  enables students to acquire deeper knowledge in biosciences taking into account new computational and high-throughput experimental technologies. This involves the handling of large amounts of data and thus bioinformatics and network analysis are essential elements in this modern education in biosciences.

Career perspectives

  • PhD in biology / systems biology or bioinformatics (at the University of Luxembourg and abroad)
  • Positions in biotech and pharma industry
  • Researcher in biological, biomedical or pharmaceutical laboratories
  • Data scientist with focus on biomedical applications
  • Positions in Life Sciences / bioinformatics software companies

Strengths

  • Multidisciplinary research-based MSc course
  • Small class sizes & individual mentoring: Max. 24 students selected per year
  • Students use state-of-the art experimental and computational facilities
  • Strong links with the Life Sciences Research Unit (LSRU) and Luxembourg Centre for Systems Biomedicine (LCSB) at the University of Luxembourg

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Safety in the Laboratory
  • Gene Regulation / Transcriptomics
  • Practicals in Gene Regulation
  • Protein Structure and Function
  • Proteomics
  • Genomics / Databases
  • Practicals in Bioinformatics
  • Introduction to Systems Biology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Motivation letter: besides the use of good English (see above), the applicant should demonstrate that he/she understands for what type of specialized studies he/she applies (for example by mentioning that the studies will necessitate skills in mathematics and computer sciences and not only classical biology).
  • General scientific background: the applicant should have passed courses in fundamental science disciplines, such as mathematics, physics, chemistry and biochemistry, with an acceptable grade (12/20 or more).
  • CV

Tuition Fee

  • International

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 0 EUR per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Registration fees: 200 € / Semester

Funding

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.

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