The Master of Science in Biology (Leuven) programme is geared towards preparing the student for the challenges and opportunities awaiting in the broad field of biology.
Our primary goal is to obtain insight and to understand the basis and evolution of organisms that adapt to their environment. This knowledge leads to applications with important economic and societal benefits, employment opportunities.
- Our research is internationally renowned and embedded in well-established worldwide network of other universities, research institutes, and companies.
- The department studies an impressive diversity of lifeforms using the latest technology and research equipment.
- During the programme you learn from experts in the field. Our faculty strives to bring out the best in each individual student, and provides the framework for successful teamwork and problem solving skills.
As a graduate of the programme you may pursue a career as a scientific researcher at universities, agroindustries, pharmaceutical and biotech companies, environmental conservation organisations and NGOs. You will also hold the skill set to be an excellent candidate for employment as a scientific advisor in banks and private investment foundations, a policy officer in governmental and public administration, a scientific communications advisor, scientific journalist, or a science teacher.
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
- Advanced Biological Data Analysis
- Computational Biology
- Biology and Society
- Evolutionary Ecology and Eco-Evolutionary Dynamics
- Advanced Ecology
- Biogeography and Macro-ecology
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
- Apply before , EEA/EU
DisciplinesBiology Microbiology View 16 other Masters in Biology in Belgium
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
Most recent information on the programme website: kuleuven.be/ma/MBIOEL
International947 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 947 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
EU/EEA947 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 947 EUR per year and a duration of 24 months.
Most recent information on www.kuleuven.be/tuitionfees
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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