Theoretical courses (15 EC)

In this programme you will spend ten weeks completing compulsory theoretical courses.

Elective courses (12 EC)

Electives will enable you to increase your knowledge within your fields of interest or to address partial educational deficiencies.

Major research project (51 EC) and minor research project (33 EC)

Students are required to complete a major and a minor research project.

Life Sciences Academy (1.5 EC)

During the course of the Master’s programme, you are required to attend at least seven Life Sciences seminars, the Introducing Life Sciences course and three workshops of the Navigation Towards Personal Excellence programme.

Written assignment (7.5 EC)

This written assignment will consist of a clear and thorough overview of recent literature, concluded by an in-depth discussion.

Educational methods

During the 10-week obligatory courses, we work with the following educational methods:

- Lectures
- Case studies (2 - 3 students/case)
- Computer practicals (1 - 2 students/practical)
- Literature reviews and discussion

Group size

No maximum group size