Master of Science in Molecular Biology
University of Padova
EUR 2,700 / per year *
Earliest start date
02 Oct 2023
* our tuition fees will not exceed 2700 euros per year. Scholarship and fee waivers are available for international students
The Master’s degree provides solid theoretical knowledge and practical expertise in bench-work procedures, instrumental operations, and analytical methodologies involved in data acquisition and analysis. The program imparts a thorough command of the scientific investigation process, providing graduates with the competence to work independently and to take on the organization and responsibility of projects.
Common Path: Cellular Biology; Applied Statistics; Molecular and Cell Biology of Plants; Molecular Biology of development; Genomics; Structural Biochemistry and Biophysics
Path 1 – Molecular Biology: Biochemistry; Molecular Genetics; Structural Biochemistry and Biophysics; Genomics; Neurobiology
Path 2 – Bioinformatics: Fundamentals of Informatic systems, System Biology, Integrative Biology, and Network Analysis, Microbial Metagenomics, Computational Anthropology Free choice: Biochemistry of diseases, Genetics and Molecular Biology of Cancer.
Free choice: Biochemistry of diseases, Genetics and Molecular Biology of Cancer.
Graduates work as researchers within public or private organizations in the pharmaceutical, agro-industrial, and biotechnological sectors; and as project managers or counselors within the public administration, in the human health or public hygiene divisions.
The University of Padua is ranked 140 in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022 for Biological Sciences.
It is also among the top 200 in the Times Higher Education's World University Rankings 2022 for Biological Sciences.