Physics and Astronomy - Biophysics and Biophotonics, M.Sc. | University of Amsterdam | Amsterdam, Netherlands
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Physics and Astronomy - Biophysics and Biophotonics

24 months
Duration
14010 EUR/year
2209 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

In the two-year track Biophysics and Biophotonics in the Master's programme Physics and Astronomy from the University of Amsterdam, you will use the language of physics to explore the secrets of life processes. This Master's track was formerly known as Physics of Life and Health.

Overview

The Master's programme Physics and Astronomy from the University of Amsterdam offers specialisations in  offers specialisations in seven tracks. Biophysics and Biophotonics is one of them. 

Supported by the cutting-edge technologies available in our laboratories and by a series of theoretical classes delivered by our enthusiastic staff members, you can dive into the fascinating world of DNA unfolding, protein function, cell mechanics, tissue engineering, and organ function.

After graduation

Graduates of the Master's programme in Physics and Astronomy have had an excellent research training that allows them to pursue their PhD at astronomy and physics institutes around the world. After this programme, you can continue an exciting career in an academic research institute, work in hospitals, schools, or the private sector.

Programme Structure

The other tracks are:
  • Advanced Matter and Energy Physics
  • Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • General Physics and Astronomy
  • Gravitation, Astro- and Particle Physics
  • Science for Energy and Sustainability
  • Theoretical Physics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
92

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
92

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must hold an academic Bachelor's degree in Astronomy and/or Physics.
You have an overall grade point average (GPA) equivalent to at least:
  • 3.0 (American system)
  • 2.1 (a second class upper/division one degree in the British system)
  • C (ECTS-system)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    14010 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 14010 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • EU/EEA

    2209 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2209 EUR per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Amsterdam

1000 - 1500 EUR /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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