|Location||Italy, Siena, via Aldo Moro, 2 - 53100 - email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
Biomolecular science (JACS C760)
|Nominal duration||2 years (120 ECTS)|
|Awards||MSc (MSc (LM-6 Second cycle degree in Biology))|
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||€30.00 per programme
You will receive an e-mail with the payment instructions.
Bachelor/Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
After you have applied, an Enrolment Committee will assess your competences and skills against the requirements of the MSc Programme.
After the evaluation
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 minimum B2 level, as established by the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). Students can demonstrate the required knowledge level either through an approved 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 enrolment in Siena, students having an international certification must present it to the CLA office. The CLA is located in Piazza San Francesco 7, Siena (more details can be found in the related website).
For students who are obliged 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.
Knowledge of Italian language
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
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.
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
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.