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MScBiologia / Biology

University of Siena
Italy, Siena
Department of Life Sciences Italy, Siena, Via Aldo Moro, 2 - 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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The Master’s Degree course in Biology provides a highly specialized training course for the access to advanced levels of training (PhD) and to undertake scientific research in universities or in public or private research laboratories, project activities in biotechnology, pharmaceutical and agro/food companies and public and private organizations, and job opportunities in the fields of environmental impact, biodiversity and health.

Programme structure

The course is entirely taught in Italian
MIUR degree class: LM-6 Second cycle degree in Biology, curriculum Molecular and Cellular Biology
Duration in years: 2
Credits: 120

Career opportunities

Graduates in Biology curriculum Molecular and Cellular Biology can carry out professional and management activities as Biologists in the application areas, enrolling in the Biologist National Register (section A) after passing the State Exam for Professional Practice.
The Master’s graduates will receive tools in order to qualify for:
- research activities within public / private organizations (Universities, research centres);
- planning activities in the pharmaceutical, agro-food and biotechnological sectors and in public / private bio-analytic laboratories,
- counselling activities within the public / private administration (Regions, Museums, Parks and Protected Areas)
The Master’s graduates can also have access to courses and / or competitions as teachers of scientific disciplines in primary and higher public and private schools.

Apply now! First intake - Academic year 2020/21
Application deadline
Jan 15, 2020 23:59
Europe/Rome time
Studies commence
Sep 28, 2020
Apply now! Second intake - 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