The Cyprus School of Molecular Medicine

Introduction

About the Cyprus School of Molecular Medicine (CSMM) The Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics (CING) established its postgraduate school, the Cyprus School of Molecular Medicine (CSMM) in September 2012, aimed at students with research interests applicable to the Institute’s activities. The CSMM provides an unrivaled educational experience to the highest achieving students, who can expect to be taught and mentored by the leading Biomedical Scientists and Neurologists in Cyprus, while also working alongside them in their respective laboratories. The CSMM offers seven programs of study leading to MSc and Ph.D. degrees, respectively. The programs offered lead to the following titles: 1. Master of Science (MSc) in Molecular Medicine 2. Master of Science (MSc) in Medical Genetics 3. Master of Science (MSc) in Neuroscience 4. Master of Science (MSc) in Biomedical Research 5. Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Molecular Medicine 6. Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Medical Genetics 7. Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Neuroscience

As a Center of Excellence in basic and applied research in biomedical and clinical sciences aiming to combine services, research, and education so as to ultimately improve the quality of life of people, the CING has paved the way for a new generation of scientists. The Cyprus School of Molecular Medicine, housed within the CING premises provides students with a unique educational experience combining taught courses and research conducted in specialized state-of-the-art laboratories, in the areas of neurology, genetics, and biomedical sciences. CSMM students are taught and mentored by some of the most highly qualified scientists in their fields. The CSMM aims to attract outstanding students with intellectual curiosity, who want to expand their education and the state-of-knowledge on regional problems of global significance on the topics covered by the Departments and Clinics at CING. What you gain as a CSMM student Upon completing their selected program of study, graduates of the CSMM can expect to have in-depth knowledge of topics covered by the specialist Departments and Clinics of the CING, while also advancing their analytical skills, comprehension of problems and ability to propose innovative solutions contributing to the international scientific community. The vibrant environment of the CING, within which the CSMM is housed, provides the ideal setting for students to experience and benefit from the 3-pillars working seamlessly together to form a positive feedback loop: SERVICES (day clinics and inpatient ward), RESEARCH (6 Clinical Sciences departments and 9 Biomedical Sciences departments) and EDUCATION. It is the goal of both the Institute and the School for our students to acquire not only academic proficiency while at the CSMM, but also valuable transferable skills. For this reason each of our programs and their respective courses have been built to include practical and crucial skills, such as the ability to work diligently and productively on challenging projects, the ability to set goals and successfully manage a study/lab schedule, teamwork skills, good communication skills and effective communication of ideas both verbally and in writing.

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Programs

This school also offers:

MSc

MSc Biomedical Research

Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24 months September 2018 Cyprus Nicosia + 1 more

As an International Centre of Excellence, CING carries out pioneering research in Biomedicine and therefore provides MSc students with the knowledge and tools to complete a competitive Research Project. MSc Students have the opportunity to attend courses in innovative fields which include Brain and Behaviour, Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience, Neurosciences and Neurogenetics, Cytogenetics and Genomics, Molecular Genetics, Molecular Basis of Monogenic Diseases, Molecular Virology and Immunology and Molecular Basis of Complex Diseases. [+]

The program promotes excellence and educates students on the significant issues in Biomedical Research. The challenging curricula include mandatory taught courses which cover the main aspects of Biomedical Research and a number of elective courses enabling students to broaden their knowledge of other relevant fields.

The MSc Research Projects are conducted in the state-of-the-art Departments and Clinics of the Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics (CING). As an International Centre of Excellence, CING carries out pioneering research in Biomedicine and therefore provides MSc students with the knowledge and tools to complete a competitive Research Project. MSc Students have the opportunity to attend courses in innovative fields which include Brain and Behaviour, Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience, Neurosciences and Neurogenetics, Cytogenetics and Genomics, Molecular Genetics, Molecular Basis of Monogenic Diseases, Molecular Virology and Immunology and Molecular Basis of Complex Diseases.... [-]


MSc Medical Genetics

Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24 months September 2018 Cyprus Nicosia + 1 more

The program promotes excellence and educates students on the significant issues in Medical Genetics. The challenging curricula includes mandatory taught courses which cover the main aspects of Medical Genetics and a number of elective courses enabling students to broaden their knowledge on other fields of Medical Genetics. The MSc Research or Library Projects on various aspects of Medical Genetics are conducted in the state-of-the-art Departments and Clinics of the Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics (CING). [+]

The program promotes excellence and educates students on the significant issues in Medical Genetics. The challenging curricula includes mandatory taught courses which cover the main aspects of Medical Genetics and a number of elective courses enabling students to broaden their knowledge on other fields of Medical Genetics. The MSc Research or Library Projects on various aspects of Medical Genetics are conducted in the state-of-the-art Departments and Clinics of the Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics (CING). As an International Centre of Excellence, CING carries out pioneering research in Medical Genetics and therefore provides MSc students with the knowledge and tools to complete a competitive Research or Library Project. MSc Students have the opportunity to attend courses in innovative fields which include Cytogenetics and Genomics, Molecular Genetics, Methodologies and Technologies Applied in Medical Genetics and Biochemical Basis of Genetic Diseases.... [-]


MSc Molecular Medicine

Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24 months September 2018 Cyprus Nicosia + 1 more

The program promotes excellence and educates students on the significant issues in Molecular Medicine. The challenging curricula includes mandatory taught courses which cover the main aspects of Molecular Medicine and a number of elective courses enabling students to broaden their knowledge of other fields of Molecular Medicine. The MSc Research or Library Projects on various aspects of Molecular Medicine are conducted in the state-of-the-art Departments and Clinics of the Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics (CING). [+]

The program promotes excellence and educates students on the significant issues in Molecular Medicine. The challenging curricula includes mandatory taught courses which cover the main aspects of Molecular Medicine and a number of elective courses enabling students to broaden their knowledge of other fields of Molecular Medicine. The MSc Research or Library Projects on various aspects of Molecular Medicine are conducted in the state-of-the-art Departments and Clinics of the Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics (CING). As an International Centre of Excellence, CING carries out pioneering research in Medical Genetics and therefore provides MSc students with the knowledge and tools to complete a competitive Research or Library Project. MSc Students have the opportunity to attend courses in innovative fields which include Molecular Basis of Monogenic Diseases, Molecular Basis of Complex Diseases, Neurosciences & Neurogenetics and Gene & Cell Therapy.... [-]


MSc Neuroscience

Campus Full time Part time 12 - 24 months September 2018 Cyprus Nicosia + 1 more

The program promotes excellence and educates students on the significant issues in Neuroscience. The challenging curricula include mandatory taught courses which cover the main aspects of Neuroscience and a number of elective courses enabling students to broaden their knowledge of other relevant fields. The MSc Research or Library Projects on various aspects of Neuroscience are conducted in the state-of-the-art Departments and Clinics of the Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics (CING). [+]

The program promotes excellence and educates students on the significant issues in Neuroscience. The challenging curricula includes mandatory taught courses which cover the main aspects of Neuroscience and a number of elective courses enabling students to broaden their knowledge of other relevant fields. The MSc Research or Library Projects on various aspects of Neuroscience are conducted in the state-of-the-art Departments and Clinics of the Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics (CING). As an International Centre of Excellence, CING carries out pioneering research in Neuroscience and therefore provides MSc students with the knowledge and tools to complete a competitive Research or Library Project. MSc Students have the opportunity to attend courses in innovative fields which include Brain and Behaviour, Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience, Neurosciences and Neurogenetics, Cytogenetics and Genomics, Molecular Genetics, Molecular Basis of Monogenic Diseases, Molecular Virology and Immunology and Molecular Basis of Complex Diseases. ... [-]


Contact

Cyprus Institute of Neurology & Genetics

Address International Airport Ave. 6, Ayios Dhometios
Nicosia, Cyprus
Website http://www.cing.ac.cy/
Phone +357 22392840