Bachelor in Biomedicine

General

Program Description

Are you interested in the functions of the human body and want to contribute to reduce disease and suffer? Would you like to find a cure against diseases such as cancer and diabetes? Would you like to have an education that combines medicine and science with practical skills and applications?

Then, biomedicine is something for you. You will be tutored by active research scientists, some of them world leading in their fields. You will be part of a research environment from the very beginning and take part of the latest techniques and research results.

Current issues for biomedical scientists:

  • How can nanoparticles be used in cancer drugs?
  • Antibiotic resistance, what should we do when our medicines do not work anymore?
  • Can we create our own spare organs using stem cell technology?
  • How does genetics, environment, food and lifestyle affect our and our children’s health?

After the training

The biomedicine program gives you the opportunity to move on in many areas after your bachelor’s degree. You will become an expert in biomedical problem solving and acting as an important link between new biological knowledge and practical medical use.

The vast majority of graduated students choose to continue studying for a master’s degree. After a master’s degree, biomedical scientists can work with for example:

  • Research in academia or life science industry
  • Expert support for authorities and companies
  • Drug development and clinical trials
  • Bioentrepreneurship and market analysis
  • Medical writing and scientific journalism

More information can be found at https://moodle.med.lu.se/course/index.php?categoryid=254

Why Lund University?

Lund University was founded in 1666 and is one of northern Europe’s oldest, broadest and finest universities. The University ranks among the world's top 100 universities in the QS World University Rankings 2020 and is the #1 choice for international students coming to Sweden – one of the world's most innovative, sustainable and democratic countries.

If you would like to start building your international network in a global classroom setting, Lund University is a great option. Experience a different way of learning in a country ranked as one of the best in the world at providing higher education. Group work and informal teacher-student relationships facilitate in-depth learning.

The University is located in Lund, a charming and compact university city in southern Sweden, only 35 minutes away from Copenhagen Airport in Denmark. The city is famous for its vibrant student life and is also home to many world-leading research facilities and international companies.

Learn more about Lund University at www.lunduniversity.lu.se

Last updated November 2019

About the School

Lund is Sweden’s most attractive study destination. The University offers one of the broadest ranges of programmes and courses in Scandinavia, based on cross-disciplinary and cutting-edge research. A ... Read More

Lund is Sweden’s most attractive study destination. The University offers one of the broadest ranges of programmes and courses in Scandinavia, based on cross-disciplinary and cutting-edge research. A degree from Lund University is a hallmark of quality both in Sweden and abroad. Read less
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