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MScMedical Biotechnologies

University of Siena
Italy, Siena
Department of Medical Biotechnologies Italy, Siena, Policlinico Santa Maria alle Scotte Viale Mario Bracci, 16 - 53100
Tuition fee

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 calculate the amount to be paid per year at this link.

Application fee €30 per programme

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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.

Programme structure

The MSc in Medical Biotechnologies is taught entirely in English.

MIUR degree class: LM-9 Second cycle degree in Pharmaceutical, Veterinary and Medical Biotechnologies
Duration in years: 2
Credits: 120

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Career opportunities

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.

Apply now! Academic year 2020/21
Application start
Nov 1, 2019
Application deadline
Jan 15, 2020 23:59
Europe/Rome time
Studies commence
Sep 28, 2020
Apply now! Academic year 2020/21
Application start
Feb 1, 2020
Application deadline
Apr 28, 2020 23:59
Europe/Rome time
Studies commence
Sep 28, 2020

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States