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Chemical Biology

University of Geneva

M.Sc. On Campus
18 months
Duration
860 EUR/year
860 EUR/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Chemical Biology programme of University of Geneva prepares students to think beyond the State-of-the-art. Specifically, students will learn how to probe biological problems at the molecular level using innovative chemistry and biophysical approaches. 

Overview

The Chemical Biology programme of University of Geneva will give students individualized and highly interdisciplinary (biology, chemistry, biochemistry and biophysics) training from world-renowned researchers. The curriculum is primarily centred on practical teaching in a research environment. Numerous internships are offered in a variety of laboratories; these are allocated according to a programme that takes into consideration the undergraduate qualification, interests and goals of each student. A high student-teacher ratio ensures a quality framework. The Degree is awarded by the University of Geneva in collaboration with the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL).

Career paths

The Master in Chemical Biology leads to a number of opportunities both in Switzerland and abroad, including:

  • Academic research (doctorate, post-doctorate)
  • Medical research
  • Private sector research, development and production
  • Regulatory affairs and scientific patents
  • Administration and sales, etc.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Current Topics in Chemical Biology and Biochemistry
  • Frontiers in Chemical Biology
  • Tutorial in Chemical Biology
  • Microscopy and Imaging Course
  • Elements of bioinformatics
  • Biophysics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

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

  • A Bachelor in Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Biochemistry or a degree deemed equivalent upon review of the application, subject to supplementary classes and prerequisites for certain degrees.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    860 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 430 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    860 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 430 EUR per semester and a duration of 18 months.
  • CHF 500 per semester

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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