M.Sc. On Campus

Biomedical Sciences

University of Cyprus

18 months
3416 EUR/year
3416 EUR/year
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The Master’s Degree in Biomedical Sciences from University of Cyprus aims at providing students with high quality education of international standing, so that that they can develop a deep understanding of their science and versatile thinking, something critical for their professional career in the modern environment.


The Biomedical Sciences Program from University of Cyprus entails theoretical coursework as well as a laboratory-based dissertation.

Graduates may continue their studies in postgraduate programmes in Cyprus or abroad, or find employment including in education, clinical and diagnostic labs, the pharmaceutical industry, biomedical research, biotechnology and similar.

Key Learning Outcomes

Education of new scientists at the graduate level who are competitive in the European and international setting.Upon successful completion of their studies, graduates will be able:
  • to apply their knowledge in practice
  • to transfer their knowledge of biology to students and to the society in general
  • to satisfy professional requirements for career fields such as biomedicine, laboratory testing, environmental studies, biotechnology, sustainable use of biological resources etc.,
  • to adapt to technological advancements and new knowledge in the field,
  • to work independently or in groups at an international and/or interdisciplinary level,
  • generate new ideas and scientific knowledge,
  • respect diversity, multiculturalism and the natural environment,
  • demonstrate social, professional and moral responsibility and sensitivity to gender issues,
  • view themselves as well as others critically,
  • promote free, inductive and deductive thinking

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Special Topics in Human Molecular and Medical Genetics 
  • Selected Topics in Cell Biology 
  • Nucleic Acids 
  • Molecular Biology 
  • Special Topics in Bioinformatics 
  • Developmental Genetics: Embryos, Cells and Genes 
  • Imaging in Biological Sciences 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

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On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application through the Online Application System of the University
  • Two signed letters of recommendation in sealed envelopes.
  • Copies of university degrees or a statement of expected graduation in the month preceding enrollment in the postgraduate programme.
  • Transcripts as appropriate.
  • Curriculum vitae
  • A short statement (maximum two pages) of the student's research goals and interests.
  • A preliminary research proposal for a PhD place (if this is stated in the departments regulations).

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    3416 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5125 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    3416 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5125 EUR for the full programme during 18 months.

Living costs for Nicosia

576 - 866 EUR /month
Living costs

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.

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