|Location||Italy, 53100 - Siena, Policlinico Santa Maria Le Scotte - Viale Bracci 16 - email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
Applied molecular biology, biophysics & biochemistry (JACS C710)
|Nominal duration||2 years (120 ECTS)|
|Awards||MSc (LM-9 Second cycle degree in Pharmaceutical, Veterinary and Medical Biotechnologies)|
The tuition fee is calculated according to the country of origin and ranges from a minimum of € 756 to a maximum of € 2,626 (per year). You can simulate the amount to be paid per year at this link.
|Application fee||€30.00 per programme
You will receive an e-mail with the payment instructions.
Bachelor/Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
To enroll, good knowledge is required in the field of histology and anatomy (molecular cytology, tissue structure), biochemistry and molecular biology (cellular and molecular biochemistry), human pathology (molecular and phenotypic bases of pathological processes), immunology (knowledge of the immune system), of microbiology (bacteriology and virology) of genetics (bases of classical genetics).
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English / Italian.
Often you can get a suitable transcript from your school. If this is not the case, you will need official translations along with verified copies of the original.
Procedures at the Italian Diplomatic Representatives
EU citizens – Non EU citizens with regular permit to stay – Italians with degrees obtained abroad
Applications are accepted from the following territories (based on citizenship): World.
In order to take the MSc courses, students must have an adequate knowledge of the English language, at least of level B2 as established by the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Students can demonstrate to possess the required knowledge level either through a recognized international certification (see the list) of international certifications recognized by the University of Siena), or by passing a B2 level exam at the Centro Linguistico di Ateneo (CLA).
After the enrolment in Siena, students having an international certification must present it to the CLA office and apply for recognition. The CLA is located in Piazza San Francesco 7, Siena (more details can be found in the related website).
For students requiring to pass the B2 exam, the University of Siena offers B2 level courses. Dates of the exams and timetables of the courses are reported in the CLA website. The timetable of the English courses is also included in the MSc courses timetable.
Students are strongly encouraged to pass the B2 exam as soon as possible, in order to be able to fruitfully take the MSc courses.
At least 2 reference(s) should be provided.
Aim of the course is to prepare graduates with good biomedical culture, with in-depth knowledge of biotechnology, acquired and consolidated on an important practical experience in laboratory. Graduates are able to design and organize effectively research plans in autonomy, in the field of biotechnology applied to medicine; they are able to manage and coordinate programs of development in biotechnology applied to human medicine and aimed at the protection, promotion and recovery of health. At the end of the biennium, Graduates in Medical Biotechnology will have acquired the knowledge and technical skills to integrate professionally in the areas identified in the specific Study Plan of the Course.
The MSc in Medical Biotechnologies is entirely taught in English.
MIUR degree class: LM-9 Second cycle degree in Pharmaceutical, Veterinary and Medical Biotechnologies
Duration in years: 2
For information about the study plan click here
Graduates will be able to use, also as consultants, in:
- pharmaceutical, diagnostic, cosmetic and biomaterial companies;
- chemical-biotechnological and biological-molecular analysis laboratories;
- clinical analysis laboratories, hygiene and prophylaxis);
- research institutes and public or private, national and international companies in the biotechnology sector applied to the pharmaceutical, cosmetics, vaccines and biomaterials fields.