Facts & figures

Degree: This Master's programme is officially registered under its name in the Central Register of Higher Education Study Programmes
  • Title: MSc
  • Master's degree in: Biomedical Sciences
  • Programme: Cancer, Stem Cells and Developmental Biology
Accreditation:
Accredited by the NVAO
Croho code:
66990
Part- or full-time status:
Full-time
Faculty:
Medicine
Graduate school:
Life Sciences
Language of instruction:
English
Duration:
2 years
Credits: 60 credits equals one year full-time study load (European Credit Transfer System, ECTS)
120
Tuition fees:
Start of studies:
September
Accessible for students with a degree from a Dutch University of Applied Sciences (Hogeschool):
Yes, under certain conditions
Educational methods:
  • Lecture : 10%
  • Seminar: 5%
  • Independent study: 10%
  • Internship: 75%
Short description:
This Master's programme will guide you through the mysteries of embryonic growth, stem cells, signalling, gene regulation, evolution and development as they relate to health and disease.
Education and examination regulations:
Education and Examination Regulations - Graduate School of Life Sciences
Internship possibility:
Yes, compulsory
Number of students enrolled last year: Number of students enrolled in the year 2018-2019 (in September, fulltime and parttime)
34
Average time to graduation: Average duration of studies before graduation, rounded off to whole months (source:VSNU, 2017), n>30
Full time: 28 months