Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

Autonomous University of Madrid

Master On Campus
12 months
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Master’s Degree in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology of the Autonomous University of Madrid overall consists of 72 ECTS credits and is made up of six compulsory modules with 60 ECTS altogether. Finally, the Master is completed with a Master's Project of 12 ECTS.


We offer a master degree in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology at the Autonomous University of Madrid. According to the agreements of the Committee on Postgraduate Studies at UAM, those elective subjects having lessthan five students enrolled, may not be taught. Involved students will be advised for relocation and enrollment in othersubjects.

The offer of optional subjects could suffer minor changes before the start of lessons for reasons of adjustments in Master’s teaching organization, in which case, it will be properly announced.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Structural Bioinformatics
  • Processing and Massive Data Management
  • Scientific Programming and Algorithms in Bioinformatics 
  • Programming and Statistics 
  • Machine Learning
  • Text Mining

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


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On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Academic Record of your Degree Studies (Subjects and Grades).
  • Those students with additional Master/PhD studies are encouraged to attach them as Supplementary or Additional documents, but their studies of access are compulsory the Bachelor/Engineer Degree the Master Degree, with its corresponding average grade.
  • Average grade statement. Consult lateral menu, “Average grade statement”
  • Curriculum Vitae (Certain Master Degrees require a specific format. Please, consult the Master Degree’s web page for further details.
  • DNI/Passport
  • Itinerary/Specialty Request Form. To download from the web page in those Master Degrees when required.
  • Specific Documentation for each programme (Certain programmes may require additional documentation) you can consult the specific requirements for admission in the corresponding Master Degree’s web page.

Tuition Fee


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Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
Autonomous University of Madrid