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Master of Biomedical Sciences - specialisation Infectious and Tropical Diseases (Research)

24 months
Duration
5800 EUR/year
962 EUR/year
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About

The Master of Biomedical Sciences - specialisation Infectious and Tropical Diseases (Research) programme offered at University of Antwerp trains highly skilled scientists who are able to conduct research in a wide biomedical field and supervise such research in academic, clinical or industrial settings.

Overview

In this specialisation, you study relevant infectious and tropical diseases, gaining practical insights into the interaction between the ecology and the disease.

The focus of this Master of Biomedical Sciences - specialisation Infectious and Tropical Diseases (Research) programme offered at University of Antwerp is on research.

You will spend half of your study time on practical research while doing internships and on writing a dissertation. Collaboration between the Institute for Tropical Medicine and the university laboratories provides you with the unique opportunity to participate in high-level research on HIV, malaria and other infectious and imported diseases.

Your future

Graduates often go on to work as researchers at the Institute for Tropical Medicine, or in pharmaceutical or biotech companies and university labs where tropical diseases and imported diseases in general are studied.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Concepts of Protein technology and applications
  • Genome technology and applications
  • Preclinical drug research
  • Bio-ethics
  • Laboratory Animal Science (core module)

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Direct access: Bachelor of Science (academic degree, minimum 180 ECTS) in:

  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Biochemistry
  • Biotechnology
  • Bio-engineering
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Biology
  • Medicine
  • Veterinary Medicine
If your degree was not issued by a recognised educational institution in Flanders or the Netherlands, you will also have to provide evidence of your level of English. Please consult the admission procedure.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5800 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5800 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    962 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 962 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Antwerpen

787 - 1230 EUR /month
Living costs

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

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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