Master in Medicine

Top 75 Master Degrees in Medicine 2017

Medicine

A student may choose to pursue a master’s degree after receiving their bachelor’s degree. This postgraduate program typically takes about two to three years to complete. Students pursuing a master’s degree will choose a specific area to study in which they will gain an even higher knowledge than they did in their undergraduate programs.

What is a Master in Medicine? Those who are accepted into this program will study a variety of topics related to healthcare and medical science. Students will also gain valuable experience that will be helpful to them in the work field. Many master’s degree programs in medicine allow for specializations in a more specific area, such as immunology, speech pathology or health administration. Those who complete a Master in Medicine will be ready to either obtain a career in the health industry or pursue an even higher degree.

Obtaining a master’s degree in medicine can be extremely beneficial, as it opens up a variety of job opportunities, with many of them being high paying. In addition, working in the medical field can be very rewarding. Not only do graduates gain the satisfaction of knowing that they are contributing to the health and well-being of others, but they also gain valuable knowledge and skills that will be beneficial in their everyday lives.

To find out how much it will cost to complete a master’s degree in medicine, contact directly the admissions office of each school you are interested in. These fees can vary widely depending on the institution, country and field of study.

Those with a master’s degree in medicine will likely have a variety of career opportunities opened up to them. Some may choose to pursue a medical profession, such as becoming a nurse or therapist, while others may be more interested in non-clinical jobs such as hospital management, charity work or scientific research. Positions are available in both private and public facilities, as well.

Taking online courses can be extremely beneficial when pursuing higher education. For more information, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Master Palliative Care

Universidad Santa Paula
Campus Full time 1 year February 2018 Costa Rica San José

The / the Masters in Palliative Care is a professional with interdisciplinary training, high spirit of service and strong commitment to the sick person in terminalidad conditions and state of limited life. [+]

Master in Medicine. Student profile The / the Masters in Palliative Care is a professional with interdisciplinary training, high spirit of service and strong commitment to the sick person in terminalidad conditions and state of limited life. Applies the model of comprehensive care to the patient and his family, and is capable of performing interventions together to promote the improvement of the quality of life of sick people in palliative conditions, promoting, protecting their dignity and independence. GOALS Purpose The purpose of the Master of Palliative Care It is to train professionals of Health Sciences in Palliative Care for comprehensive care of the carrier population of advanced disease who do not respond to curative treatment, in order to maintain or improve their quality of life and that of his family. This graduate looking for professionals in Health Sciences to acquire the necessary training to integrate work teams that work in an interdisciplinary and can transcend into transdisciplinary. General and specific objectives. General objectives Train professionals at postgraduate level in Palliative Care in order to meet the requirements of society in this field, thus improving the quality of life of those people who carry terminal disease or condition of limited life stage through a comprehensive intervention. Specific objectives The main objectives of this postgraduate course is aimed at training professionals able to: 1. Responding to the demands of scientific-therapeutic and epidemiological profile of the Costa Rican population in the field of Palliative Care 2 to progress. Intervene in time in order... [-]

Master in Public Health (MPH)

Ponce Health Sciences University
Campus Part time 2 years September 2017 Puerto Rico Ponce

The MPH is a multidisciplinary program which by incorporating education, research and community service, works to develop the skills a public health professional requires for the protection of health as well as disease prevention in the individual and the community. [+]

The MPH is a multidisciplinary program which by incorporating education, research and community service, works to develop the skills a public health professional requires for the protection of health as well as disease prevention in the individual and the community. The MPH is a multi-disciplinary program that provides education, research and community service to develop skills of ethical and competent public health practitioners and researchers, who will excel in disease prevention, health promotion and health protection in the local and global communities. The two-year 55-credit program is offered during the evenings (Mondays to Thursdays) in trimester format under the following specialties: Curriculum PHSU: PUBLIC HEALTH PROGRAM -MPH ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH PHSU: PUBLIC HEALTH PROGRAM -MPH EPIDEMIOLOGY PHSU: PUBLIC HEALTH PROGRAM -MPH GENERAL Admission Requirements Bachelor’s degree from a college level institution accredited by the PR Council of Education or by a US Department of Education recognized accrediting organization including the following courses: Course Credits General Sciences 6 Social Sciences 6 Behavioral Sciences 3 College Mathematics 3 Minimum GPA of 2.50, however our classes average is 3.2 (on a four-point scale) EXADEP, GRE or MCAT examinations (no more than five years old) Submit the following documents: Official transcript from all undergraduate and graduate institutions attended. Official GRE, EXADEP or MCAT scores (if the candidate does not hold a health professional degree). Three letters of recommendation written by professors or individuals familiar with the applicant’s professional work and skills using the format provided with the application form. Certificate of No Penal Record Application... [-]

Master's Degree In Research And Nursing Care In Vulnerable Populations

UAM Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
Campus Full time Part time 2 semesters September 2017 Spain Madrid + 1 more

The Master has researcher character in field of care nursing, its main objective the advanced training oriented to the initiation of research activities in vulnerable situations, such as the health of women, children, people with chronic problems and dependence , migration and social exclusion, as well as providing adequate training to access doctoral studies. [+]

Master in Medicine. The Master has researcher character in field of care nursing, its main objective the advanced training oriented to the initiation of research activities in vulnerable situations, such as the health of women, children, people with chronic problems and dependence , migration and social exclusion, as well as providing adequate training to access doctoral studies. Being in possession of a Spanish university degree in the area of ​​Health Sciences or other that has been issued by a higher education institution of the European Higher Education Area and allows access to master's degree in the country of issue title. Possessing a degree as foreign education systems to the European Higher Education Area, after verification by the University that those equivalent to that obtained in Spanish and enable in the issuing country, official university training level access is credited to postgraduate studies. As terms of access to the Master in Research and Nursing Care in Vulnerable Populations, you must be in possession of a college degree or Diploma in Nursing Degree in Nursing. Students who want to start with the application for admission to the Master must attach a letter to the Commission for Admission to Master together with the application for admission to be held over the Internet. In that letter they will present the reasons that are interested in pursuing the Master in Research and Nursing Care in Vulnerable Populations. The valuation criteria for admission to the Master of Research and Nursing Care in Vulnerable Populations will be:... [-]

Masters In The Study And Treatment Of Pain

Universidad de Salamanca
Online Part time 20 months September 2017 Spain Salamanca

The Master in Study and Treatment of Pain began teaching in the University of Salamanca in 2006-07, after passing an assessment process. Currently we have adapted to the regulations governing the activities of Continuing Education at the University of Salamanca (30/11/2011 Governing Council). Data demonstrating the potential demand for the specialty in acute and chronic pain are based on health need this ... [+]

Master in Study and Treatment of Pain The Master in Study and Treatment of Pain began teaching in the University of Salamanca in 2006-07, after passing an assessment process. Currently we have adapted to the regulations governing the activities of Continuing Education at the University of Salamanca (30/11/2011 Governing Council). Data demonstrating the potential demand for the specialty in acute and chronic pain are based on the health needs of this area of ​​specific competence and there is no in-depth training on it in any specialty. At European level, there are "fellowships" to provide focused skills in pain to various specialists, who are those who should read this title. This Own Degree's main objective is to provide professionals in the health sciences multidisciplinary training on the various manifestations of pain and its treatment that can be applied in their daily practice. To do this, experts in the Treatment of Pain Medicine prepare the appropriate teaching materials to each of the modules, themes and case reports that are part of the course. Each of the topics contain all the information the teacher considers necessary for treatment in depth (notes, videos, slides, basic bibliography, interesting articles, useful links, ...). Objectives and Skills Train professionals to work in the field of pain, independently or in a multidisciplinary team, as circumstances require, and their relationship with team members and patients are present at all times, respect for fundamental rights and equal opportunities. That the student knows the pain and pathophysiological concepts based on these... [-]

University/Inter-university Master’s Degree in Medical Anthropology and Global Health

Universitat Rovira i Virgili
Online & Campus Combined Part time 2 years September 2017 Spain Tarragona Portugal Tomar France Bordeaux Barcelona + 5 more

This inter-university master’s degree with Universitat de Barcelona is the continuation of the URV-specific degree in Anthropology of Medicine (1994-2000), and the Master's Degree in Medical Anthropology and Global Health (2006-2014). [+]

Master in Medicine. Inter-university Master in Medical Anthropology and Global Health This inter-university master’s degree with Universitat de Barcelona is the continuation of the URV-specific degree in Anthropology of Medicine (1994-2000), and the Master's Degree in Medical Anthropology and Global Health (2006-2014). It is considered the best master’s degree, taught in Spanish language, in Europe and Latin America because of the quality of its professors and the research done. Its aim is to provide students with a solid foundation in the theories, techniques and methodologies of medical anthropology. On graduating they should be able to translate social problems into anthropological research questions and transform the research into practical policies, thus contributing to social innovation and new health care models. Career opportunities Graduates in Inter-university Master's Degree in Medical Anthropology and Global Health are trained to join the labour market in the following areas: Public and private agencies that provide assessment in the health sector International health, health promotion and education, and public health Teaching the sociology of health at universities and other institutions Health management and planning Cultural psychiatry and psychology Gerontology and age International health intervention Health in the environmental field High-level international research into global health Language of instruction Spanish (80%), Catalan (10%), English (10%) FIRST YEAR: compulsory subjects Anthropology and Health Sciences Ethnografhic Representations of Health Processes, Illness and Care Medicalization and Culture Medical Systems Health and Society in the History of the West Information and Documentation Systems Applied to Medical Anthropology General Health Ethnografhic Methodology in... [-]

English Program of Medical Education

The University Of Georgia
Campus Full time 6 years January 2018 Georgia Tbilisi

The aim of the course is to prepare competent, compassionate, just, experienced medical doctors, who will possess necessary theoretical knowledge, practical skills and values, defined by descriptor of competences of medical education in Georgia and by learning objectives of basic medical education by TUNING/MEDINE project, which will enable them to successfully continue medical education, enroll in Masters and Doctoral programs, apply for clinical positions of junior doctor, participate in scientific and academic activities in Georgia, as well as in other countries; graduates of the course will be ready to continuously improve their knowledge and skills, and with their professional work facilitate improvement of health and wellbeing of local communities as well as global society. [+]

The aim of the course is to prepare competent, compassionate, just, experienced medical doctors, who will possess necessary theoretical knowledge, practical skills and values, defined by descriptor of competences of medical education in Georgia and by learning objectives of basic medical education by TUNING/MEDINE project, which will enable them to successfully continue medical education, enroll in Masters and Doctoral programs, apply for clinical positions of junior doctor, participate in scientific and academic activities in Georgia, as well as in other countries; graduates of the course will be ready to continuously improve their knowledge and skills, and with their professional work facilitate improvement of health and wellbeing of local communities as well as global society. Program details: The program has 360 ECTS and includes 6 years of teaching. It consists of compulsory (326 ECTS) and optional (34 ECTS) components, 12 –of which are for language components. Learning outcomes: Knowledge and understanding Graduate will be able to: Have deep and systemic knowledge of basic natural, behavioral, social and clinical sciences. Knowledge of main groups of drugs, principles of their administration according to pathological conditions and diseases. Knowledge about structure and organization of different public health and healthcare systems, and realization of physicians’ role in those systems. Knowledge regarding ethical and legal principals associated with clinical practice and research. Realization of different ways of addressing complex clinical problems Applying knowledge Graduate will be able to: Carry out a consultation with a patient. Assess clinical presentations, order investigations, make differential diagnoses, and discuss a... [-]

Master’s degree in Medicinal Chemistry

Kaunas University of Technology
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Lithuania Kaunas

Medicinal Chemistry – interdisciplinary area of studies and scientific research, which involves chemistry, biology, pharmacy and other sciences for creation and development of new medicines. The scope of the programme is preparation of qualified, motivated and creative specialists, who have deep knowledge of chemistry and research skills, are able to formulate and solve the issues of medicinal chemistry science and pharmaceutical industry, seeking to work at the high tech scientific and industrial companies, which produce and supply pharmaceutical preparations, or to continue their education in doctoral studies. [+]

Master in Medicine. Medicinal Chemistry Master’s degree in Physical Sciences Medicinal Chemistry – interdisciplinary area of studies and scientific research, which involves chemistry, biology, pharmacy and other sciences for creation and development of new medicines. The scope of the programme is preparation of qualified, motivated and creative specialists, who have deep knowledge of chemistry and research skills, are able to formulate and solve the issues of medicinal chemistry science and pharmaceutical industry, seeking to work at the high tech scientific and industrial companies, which produce and supply pharmaceutical preparations, or to continue their education in doctoral studies. Top reasons to study @KTU Why KTU? Why Lithuania? Course outline More information about programme ktu.edu/m/medicinal-chemistry Academic mobility & internship opportunities KTU students are encouraged to use academic mobility programme among which Erasmus+ is the most popular. More than 350 Erasmus+ and 100 other bilateral agreements are made for student exchange, and the students may spend 1 semester in a partner university of KTU and gain credits which are transferred into their study plan. Just few universities-partners of the programme are University of Southern Brno University of Technology Czech Republic), University of Vienna, University of Malta (Malta), Nicolaus Copernicus University (Poland). Internship (studies practice) can be performed additionally to study plan (in summer between the 1st and 2nd year or as a part of Research projects). The students of this programme may perform internship in Lithuania or abroad using Erasmus+, IAESTE, AIESEC, ISIEC, P4V, etc. academic mobility programmes and designated scholarship. Graduates’ internships... [-]

Dual-degree Doctor and Master of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Five Branches University
Campus Full time Part time 4 years Open Enrollment USA Santa Cruz San Jose + 2 more

Taught by highly accomplished faculty in TCM education, the DTCM/MTCM curriculum is offered through eight academic and clinical departments, providing comprehensive instruction and practical clinical experience in the “five branches” of traditional Chinese medicine (Acupuncture, Herbology, Tuina Massage, Energetics and Chinese Dietary Medicine). [+]

The new dual-degree Doctor and Master of Traditional Chinese Medicine (DTCM/MTCM) program is a single four-year graduate professional degree program comprising 3435 hours and a total of 195.5 units. Students earn the Doctorate degree, and are given the Master’s degree that is required to sit for State and National licensing and certification exams. The program is taught on a trimester basis. The dual-degree program is also taught in Chinese. DTCM/MTCM Educational Objectives The educational objectives of the DTCM/MTCM program provide guidelines for the development of the curriculum, assessment of the program’s quality and success, and the measurement of the achievements of our graduates. Upon completion of the program our graduates will be: Highly skilled TCM clinical practitioners who assist in the prevention and treatment of disease and effectively diagnose, prescribe and provide medical treatment within the parameters of Traditional Chinese Medicine and integrative medicine. Primary healthcare providers with thorough knowledge and skills of the “five branches” of Traditional Chinese Medicine (Acupuncture, Herbology, Tuina Massage, Energetics, Chinese Dietary Medicine) and the integrative components of Western medicine. Competent in the assessment of patients and qualified to recognize medical conditions which require referrals of patients to other healthcare providers. Qualified healthcare providers who understands the importance of adhering to universal and professional medical ethics, and the social responsibilities of providing primary healthcare to the public. Capable of achieving high-passing scores on the national board certification and the California Acupuncture state licensing exams required to become a licensed acupuncturist (L.Ac.). Capable of establishing and... [-]

MMed.Surg Master of Medicine in General Surgery

University of Nairobi
Campus Full time 5 years January 2018 Kenya Nairobi

Recent developments and technological advances in surgery have made it necessary to review surgical postgraduate training worldwide in terms of content and duration. Public medical service providers currently demand that surgeons of all subspecialties have basic knowledge and skills to treat any emergency surgical conditions before onward referral to the relevant subspecialty. [+]

Master in Medicine. Recent developments and technological advances in surgery have made it necessary to review surgical postgraduate training worldwide in terms of content and duration. Public medical service providers currently demand that surgeons of all subspecialties have basic knowledge and skills to treat any emergency surgical conditions before onward referral to the relevant subspecialty. Current training programs are structured to offer a common foundation course in Surgical Pathology, Surgical Anatomy, Surgical Physiology and Principles of Surgery for all the surgical specialties during the first two years of training. Successful completion of the foundation course is necessary before proceeding to further specialist training in General surgery, Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (3 years) and Neurosurgery (4years). The current program for MMed Surgery of the University of Nairobi, which was compiled in 1972 has been revised to bring it in line with these global developments. This program will benefit our clients, and make our program competitive internationally. OBJECTIVES To produce a general surgeon with sufficient knowledge and skills in the basic foundations of surgery. To produce a general surgeon with sufficient knowledge and skills in management of general surgical diseases. ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS The Common Regulations for the Master of Medicine Degree at the University shall apply. The candidate eligible for admission into the program shall fulfill the following conditions: Hold a basic medical degree i.e. Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB) of the University of Nairobi, or an equivalent qualification from an institution recognized by Senate.... [-]

Master In Adult Neurofuncionnal Physical Therapy And Pediatric

Grupo Tiradentes
Campus Full time 418 hours March 2018 Brazil Aracaju

One of the most complete courses in Physiotherapy Neurofunctional Area region. [+]

Differentials Course One of the most complete courses in Physiotherapy Neurofunctional area of ​​the region; Focus on the care of pediatric and adult public; practical experience; Teachers with clinical experience and the labor market; nationally renowned teachers in the area of ​​Neurofunctional Physiotherapy. Goals To train professional experts in Neurofunctional Physiotherapy to act with adult and pediatric patients, so you can act with insight, quality and autonomously efficiency and interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary team, promotion, prevention, recovery and rehabilitation of health, contributing to the maintenance and improving the quality of life of the individual and the community, with principles and ethical and bioethical values. TARGET AUDIENCE physiotherapists METHODOLOGY The methodology used will be expository class and class practices among students and also experiences practices. [-]

Surgeon

Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara
Campus Full time 4 years July 2017 Mexico Guadalajara

Study Medicine in UAG. He studied at the best university in Guadalajara. You will be an ethical and humanist, able to prevent, diagnose and treat correctly and promptly diseases that affect a person or a community professional. And you can promote health caring bio-psycho-social integrity of patients. [+]

Master in Medicine. Study Medicine in UAG He studied at the best university in Guadalajara You will be an ethical and humanist, able to prevent, diagnose and treat correctly and promptly diseases that affect a person or a community professional. And you can promote health caring bio-psycho-social integrity of patients. Have the support of our School of Medicine, which has the accreditation of its Latin and international educational program, meet the quality requirements imposed for higher education by the Mexican Council for Accreditation of Medical Education, AC (COMAEM ). Desirably you have some of the following characteristics: Interest in the physical and mental well-being of people. Sensitivity to the ethical and moral values. Service vocation. Firmness of mind. Ability to communicate. Taste for human relations. thought creativo.a Taste for reading and research. Curriculum is semiannual, lasts 4 years (8 semesters of theoretical and practical learning in the classroom and in various clinical fields), 1 year rotating internship and one year of Social Service. Curriculum Curriculum is semiannual, lasts 4 years (8 semesters of theoretical and practical learning in the classroom and in various clinical fields), 1 year rotating internship and one year of Social Service. First semester Human anatomy Embryology and fundamentals of genetics Histology and Cell Biology Basis of epidemiology and medical research Development of basic clinical skills Second semester humanistic medicine and medical psychology medical ethics and professionalism Basics of physiology and neuroscience Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Immunology and Allergy public health and preventive medicine scientific basis propedéutica... [-]

Master in Medical Engineering

University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria
Campus Full time 4 semesters September 2017 Austria Linz

The master’s degree programme is an extension and a deepening of the bachelor’s degree programme “Medical Device Technology”. It is however suitable for graduates of other technical-scientific courses of studies. It enables students to acquire profound knowledge of medical engineering that is primarily focused on medical device and rehabilitation technology and oriented towards the practical needs of professional and... [+]

Master in Medical Engineering The master’s degree programme is an extension and a deepening of the bachelor’s degree programme “Medical Device Technology”. It is however suitable for graduates of other technical-scientific courses of studies. It enables students to acquire profound knowledge of medical engineering that is primarily focused on medical device and rehabilitation technology and oriented towards the practical needs of professional and qualified persons. Executives in Medical Engineering The curriculum offers students to focus on three out of four professional areas of your choice. These are electronics, biomechanics, medical device software and materials technology. Further obligatory modules and comprehensive project work enhance the programme and make it a well-founded science-based master’s degree programme. Its culmination is a master’s thesis. Information Degree: Dipl.-Ing. Duration: 4 semesters (120 ECTS) Annual intake: 23 Mode of studies: Full-time Tuition Language: English Main focuses of the education The consecutive master's degree programme Medical Engineering trains students to act as engineers with the ability to develop medical and rehabilitation devices in the regulatory framework of European and US-markets. The curriculum offers a) basics [11,25 ECTS], b) four technical modules: electronics, biomechanics, medical device software and materials technology (three of them are chosen by each student [30 ECTS] as well as c) the modules medical technology: selected subjects [17,5 ECTS], d) the modules medical systems engineering and project [31,25 ECTS]. Scientific fundamentals are applied in practise within a professional or scientific project. Within the master-thesis [30 ECTS] the students show the ability to work independently on... [-]

Master in Veterinary Medicine (First and Second Cycle Studies)

Latvia University of Agriculture
Campus Full time 6 years September 2017 Latvia Jelgava

'One Medicine - One Health' concept links human, animal and environmental health. In recent years the science of veterinary medicine has rapidly expanded. At present this science is vital for animal protection, herd health, monitoring of widespread diseases and safe food production of animal origin. It is important for human health to provide careful monitoring of livestock health and emerging zoonotic diseases [+]

Master in Medicine. 'One Medicine - One Health' concept links human, animal and environmental health. In recent years the science of veterinary medicine has rapidly expanded. At present this science is vital for animal protection, herd health, monitoring of widespread diseases and safe food production of animal origin. It is important for human health to provide careful monitoring of livestock health and emerging zoonotic diseases. Academic profile Veterinary medicine is a scientifically-practical branch, that studies animal diseases, diagnoses them, carries out treatments, prophylaxis and abatement, as well as supervises and controls hygiene of food products and prevents illnesses common for both people and animals. It deals with environment protection form pollution, as well as takes care of ethical, esthetical and economical needs of pet and animal owners. Specialists of the branch solve problems connected with maintenance and provision of animal health, as well as quality and control of food products in the country. A very important field nowadays is food hygiene and specialists within it deal with various technologies of products processing, production and distribution in order to provide the production and use of harmless and healthy products. You will gain knowledge of the structure and function of healthy animals, of their husbandry, reproduction, hygiene and their feeding, knowledge of the behaviour and protection of animals, knowledge of the causes, nature, course, effects, diagnosis and treatment of the animal diseases, including a special knowledge of the diseases which may be transmitted to humans, knowledge of preventive medicine, knowledge of the... [-]

Bologna-compliant Study Program

Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences
Campus Full time 5 years October 2017 Austria Krems

Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences is the first Austrian university to offer a comprehensive medical education which satisfies the objectives of the Bologna process. [+]

Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences is the first Austrian university to offer a comprehensive medical education which satisfies the objectives of the Bologna process. It consists of two components: The Health Sciences bachelor programme is a foundation for careers in new and emerging areas of the health sciences and a requirement for further study on our Human Medicine master programme. The Human Medicine master programme offers the scientific training required to enter the medical profession and provides the skills needed by independent practitioners. Health Sciences bachelor programme Karl Landsteiner University of Health Sciences is the first Austrian higher education institute to offer interdisciplinary medical degree programmes in line with the requirements of the Bologna model. The Health Sciences bachelor programme gives students the skills they need to enter new, cutting-edge health professions, and lays the foundations for developing medical expertise. The combination of courses in human medicine, biomedical engineering and health economics is designed to produce medical experts with state-of-the-art skills profiles. Thanks to a clearly structured curriculum aimed at nurturing professional qualities, programme graduates will have developed interdisciplinary communication and problem-solving skills, and are also in a position to identify and respond to health-related problems. They are able to work effectively in the highly complex public health sector, skilfully discuss problems and take appropriate responsive action. A fully integrated curriculum geared towards enhancing expertise in a diverse range of subjects gives students the interdisciplinary communication, professional and problem-solving skills they require to address medical, biomedical engineering and health... [-]

Master in Biomolecular Science

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Netherlands Amsterdam Rotterdam + 1 more

The MSc Biomolecular Sciences aims to prepare students for a career within the international Life Sciences research community... [+]

Master in Biomolecular Science

 

Modern society faces an ever-increasing variety of challenges in the Life Sciences. Improved medical care has resulted in an ageing population, creating a greater need to understand and treat age-related disorders such as various forms of cancer, diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease. Bacteria under high selective pressure are acquiring broad antibiotic resistance, so we are constantly forced to develop new and innovative antibacterial drugs. And the potential risks inherent in industrialized food production are only just becoming apparent.It is more and more obvious that a thorough understanding of the molecular basis of the underlying cellular processes is essential to any successful and safe intervention. Moreover, the Biomolecular Sciences are increasingly encroaching into the realm of technology. The MSc Biomolecular Sciences aims to prepare students for a career within the international Life Sciences research community.... [-]