M.Sc. On Campus

Molecular Biology, Medical Biology

Lund University

24 months
14096 EUR/year
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This Molecular Biology, Medical Biology programme from Lund University aims to give students of molecular biology a solid foundation for a career in medically related areas.


The Molecular Biology, Medical Biology programme from Lund University also deals with subjects related to obvious commercial applications such as the development of diagnostic tools, quality control, and functional foods. 

Special features of the programme:

  • Broad range of courses related to medical biology, including pharmacology, immunology, nutrition physiology, toxicology, and neurobiology
  • Integration of theory with training of laboratory skills
  • Insights into the drug development process, from research to clinical use
  • Extensive training in oral and written communication provides a solid basis for the use of relevant terms and expressions within medical biology and related areas
  • Extracurricular activities such as seminars and site visits are offered

Career Prospects

The knowledge and skills you will gain on this programme open doors to employment within many sectors in industry, academia and the public sector, both nationally and internationally. This could be in the biotechnology, pharmaceutical or food industries, in patent and legal issues, education or research funding. The programme also provides you with a solid grounding for PhD studies.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Immunology
  • Pharmacology
  • Toxicology
  • Neurobiology 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

You should apply between mid-October to 15 January for studies starting in the autumn semester


120 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Bachelor’s degree of at least 180 credits or the equivalent, of which 120 credits must be in science/biomedicine/engineering, including:

  • 45 credits in molecular biology comprising genetics, cell biology and microbiology
  • 15 credits in human/animal physiology
  • 30 credits in chemistry comprising biochemistry

Proficiency in English equivalent to English 6/B from Swedish upper-secondary school.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    14096 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28192 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 24 months.

Full programme/course tuition fee: SEK 290 000

Living costs for Lund

7428 - 11057 SEK /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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