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Biotechnologies of Human Reproduction

24 months
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The Biotechnologies of Human Reproduction Course from University of Siena aims to prepare graduates with good theoretical and practical knowledge on reproductive biology and biotechnology.

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The graduates of the Biotechnologies of Human Reproduction Course from University of Siena have the skills to apply the most up-to-date techniques to handle, in vitro fertilize and growth gametes and embryos, in addition to the most recent procedure for cryopreservation, genetic profiling, physiological and functional analyses. Ethic and low in assisted reproduction complete graduate’s preparation.

At the end of the biennium, graduates will be competent to operate in laboratories of assisted reproduction and biobanking for reproductive cells and tissues.

Career Opportunities

The graduate can access to the state exam for biologist, to the competition for access to non-medical specialization schools, and may also work in public and private laboratories dealing with medically assisted fertilization.

The course prepares for the profession of:

  • Biologist and similar professions
  • biotechnologist
  • Researchers and technicians graduated in the biological sciences
  • Researchers and technicians graduated in medical sciences

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Anatomy And Histology Of Reproductive System
  • Assisted Reproductive Techniques
  • Biology Of Human Fertility
  • Embryo Implantation And Development
  • Pathology Of Reproduction
  • Physiology Of Reproduction
  • Public Health And Human Fertility
  • Training Course On Health And Safety At Work – High Risk – Under Art. 37 Of Italian Legislative Decree 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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120 ECTS


On Campus

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor/Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
  • For the enrollment an adequate basic preparation in cytology, biochemistry, biology, molecular biology, genetics, microbiology, general physiology is required.
  • The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Italian.
  • Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
  • Non-EU citizens are invited to contact the Italian Diplomatic Representation of their countries as soon as possible in order to obtain all the required documents for the pre-enrollment at the University of Siena and for information regarding the VISA process.

Tuition Fee

The tuition fee is calculated according to the country of origin and ranges from a minimum of € 756 to a maximum of € 2,626 (per year).

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